Five of a Kind

Our Top 5 Tastes of Nashville

This must be one of my favorite events of the year in Nashville seeing that I made it even after working thirty hours straight for another non-profit focused event called Createathon. Yes, you heard that right. After only two hours of sleep in two days, I met most of our “dishes” at Rocketown for The Taste of Nashville.

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Five Nashville Foods to Try: Swimsuit Edition

There’s a first time for everything and lately, Nashville has gained plenty of press. We are ranked as one of the top cities for singles, millennials, business and “to party in America” per  Travel + Leisure, Forbes and Men’s Fitness respectively. And when your city is hot, all sorts of interesting events come your way. If you haven’t read the news lately, you may not know that Sports Illustrated is announcing its swimsuit lineup right here in Nashville, February 11-12. That’s right, the launch of the annual Swimsuit issue of SI. Our lovely landlocked town will be infiltrated by models, their entourage, and model stalkers for a two-day party downtown.

So ladies of Sports Illustrated, welcome to Nashville! We hope you find our city and accommodations welcoming. And because you have just been graced with the biggest honor a body can receive, you should indulge in one of Nashville’s greatest legacies: good ole southern food. Allow us to introduce you to five foods you’re sure to love! This town doesn’t mess around when it comes to eating well.

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Fave Five: Soups

When the weather outside is frightful, a bowl of soup is always delightful. We scoured the city and chose our five favorite soups to warm up with on a chilly day! 

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Fave Five: Edible Gift Ideas

Still not done Christmas shopping? Us either! In case you’re still searching for ideas to stick a bow on, we’ve pulled together our five favorite edible (and drinkable) gifts. Put something delicious under that tree of yours and whoever opens it is sure to smile.

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Leslie’s Fave Five: Food Discoveries in 2014

We’ve all heard some version of the strikingly simple fact that we don’t really remember days or weeks, but moments.

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Fave Five: Thanksgiving Recipes

We couldn’t help but weigh in on the biggest meal of the season. From savory to sweet and right back to savory again, everyone has a favorite Thanksgiving dish that inspires seconds. Thirds. Tupperware bins stuffed full of it.

Below are our five favorite recipes — some new, some old — that we’ll be making (or just eating) year after thanks-filled year.

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Food Festival Etiquette: Five Tips

Now that Five Dishes has attended several food festivals, we have learned the ropes and have knowledge to impart on how to properly attend. Be sure to keep these courtesies in mind:

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Carrie’s Fave Five: Fall Beers

October is my favorite time of the year and not just because it’s my birthday month. The air is clearer, the skies are bluer and the beer is tastier. More…

Fave Five: Perfect Pizzas

October is National Pizza Month, or as I call it, training camp for the upcoming winter holidays. Try one of our favorite pizzas to celebrate!

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Five Dish Ideas for your 4th

Although we might not be moving ahead in the World Cup, we Americans still have plenty to celebrate with our upcoming Independence Day and holiday weekend fast approaching.

If you’re planing to host a gathering and watch the fireworks here in Nashville or headed to the beach and beyond, here are five noteworthy ideas perfect for any plans you have ahead:

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