Gallery: 16 Great Bites from the Atlanta Food & Wine Festival

Martin's Barbecue Joint (Nolensville, TN)
Martin's Barbecue Joint (Nolensville, TN)
Pulled pork sandwich with slaw.
Scott's BBQ (Hemingway, SC) and Skylight Inn (Ayden, NC)
Scott's BBQ (Hemingway, SC) and Skylight Inn (Ayden, NC)
Chopped pork and cracklin's from Scott's; slaw from Skylight Inn.
Jim 'N Nick's Bar-B-Q (GA)
Jim 'N Nick's Bar-B-Q (GA)
18-hour smoked pork taco with roasted salsa, and on the side, corn seasoned with pork dry rub and slathered with mayo and honey then thrown on the grill.
Harvest on Main (Blue Ridge, GA)
Harvest on Main (Blue Ridge, GA)
14-hour hickory-smoked barbecue with sweet and sour pickles, slaw made with sliced apples and peanuts, and a biscuit (because everything in Georgia is better with a biscuit).
Farm Burger (Decatur, GA)
Farm Burger (Decatur, GA)
Crispy pig ear tacos on fresh tortillas, pressed right there at the event, made with Anson Mills cornmeal and fresh masa.
Paco's Taco and Tequila (Charlotte, NC)
Paco's Taco and Tequila (Charlotte, NC)
A taco take on the turkey club made with turkey carnitas on a housemade whole-wheat tortilla.
Pasture (Richmond, VA)
Pasture (Richmond, VA)
Pile of pastrami-cured pork loin.
Lucy's Fried Chicken (Austin, TX)
Lucy's Fried Chicken (Austin, TX)
Fried chicken thighs (first soaked in a buttermilk brine for two days) skewered with escabeche—pickled jalapeño, okra, and carrots—and drizzled with wildflower Texas honey.
Proof (Washington, DC)
Proof (Washington, DC)
Vietnamese fried chicken seasoned with lemongrass, cilantro, chile, and coconut and a green papaya salad on the side with carrots, cilantro, mint.
South City Kitchen (Atlanta, GA)
South City Kitchen (Atlanta, GA)
Pan-fried chicken livers with collard green kimchi and orange-tupelo honey.
Haven Restaurant (Atlanta, GA)
Haven Restaurant (Atlanta, GA)
Crispy chicken thighs with a pea and cabbage slaw and toasted honey mustard.
Blackberry Farm (Walland, TN)
Blackberry Farm (Walland, TN)
Ramps three ways: pickled, jammed, and pestoed (pictured here).
Ramp pesto
Ramp pesto
We may have waited in line three (fine, four) times for this pesto.
Blackberry Farm (Walland, TN)
Blackberry Farm (Walland, TN)
Sheeps’ milk cheeses made at the farm.
Hungry Peach (Atlanta, GA)
Hungry Peach (Atlanta, GA)
Pimento cheese deviled eggs.
La Petite Grocery (New Orleans, LA)
La Petite Grocery (New Orleans, LA)
Crawfish beignets, still hot and crisp from the fryer.
Table Asheville (Asheville, NC)
Table Asheville (Asheville, NC)
Pig tail in a sweet barbecue sauce plus pig face meat, with a pickled green strawberry, from this North Carolina restaurant.