Distiller Troy Ball at The Barrel Bar
On Tuesday, get to the The Barrel Bar at Food 101 for a meet-and-great with Troy Ball of Troy & Sons Distillery in Asheville, N.C., famous for the likes of Blonde Whiskey. In case you didn’t know, Troy is a she and one of the few woman distillers on the scene today. There will be complimentary hors d’oeuvres and the usual Tuesday night 1/2 off cocktails and wine specials. 5-7 p.m., Food 101 4969 Roswell Rd, Atlanta, food101atlanta.com.
Atlanta Eats Goes Live at Verizon
Atlanta Eats, the weekly restaurant roundup TV show hosted by Steak Shapiro, will take the stage at Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in Alpharetta on October 6 for a “rockstar” program and benefit for Staplehouse and The Giving Kitchen. Atlanta chefs Kevin Rathbun and Linton Hopkins will be honored during an evening featuring food and drink from 30 Atlanta restaurants, including Hal’s, Rathbun’s, The Optimist, 4th & Swift and Watershed,