Events / Taste America


Tue, February 22, 2022

5:00 PM
Continent Restaurant & Cigar Lounge
Price: $300 per pair (single tickets not available) Tickets on sale now!

Continent Restaurant & Cigar Lounge
4300 Buford Highway NE, #201-202
Atlanta, GA 30345
Dressy casual attire

5:00 P.M. First Seating for Dinner
8:00 P.M. Second Seating for Dinner

A national dining event celebrating your local restaurant community.
Taste America, presented by Capital One, is a nationwide initiative to bring together chefs and diners to support the local restaurants rebuilding a more sustainable and equitable industry.

The dinner at Continent Restaurant & Cigar Lounge will be an intimate gathering with safety regulations strictly enforced as mandated by the local governance. Chef Scotley Innis of Continent Restaurant & Cigar Lounge and Chef Claudia Martinez of Miller Union will prepare a multi-course menu that reflects their signature styles, and highlights the uniqueness of their restaurants and the Atlanta community. The dinner will also include beverage pairings for each course as well as a swag bag to take home.

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Scotley Innis
Continent Restaurant & Cigar Lounge


Claudia Martinez
Miller Union


Ginger Whiskey Smash > Rabbit Hole Cavehill Kentucky Straight Bourbon with House-Made Ginger Syrup, Fresh Squeezed Lemon Juice, Mint, and Candied Ginger for Garnish (created by: Mike Haze)


White Claw® Hard Seltzer (Black Cherry or Mango)


Fresh Coco Bread with Guava Jelly
** Nut-free; contains dairy and gluten


Solomon-a-Gunday > Smoked–Pickled Red Herring Pâté, Trout Roe, Jackfruit–Cucumber Relish, Water Crackers, and Yucca Chips
** Dairy-free and nut-free; contains alliums, fish, and gluten

Chateau Elan Winery Les Petits Fingerprint Collection 2019

Fish Tea > Miso Butter Sous Vide Black Bass with Yam Wontons, Calabaza–Yuzu Broth, and Okra Chips 
** Dairy-free and nut-free; contains alliums, fish, and soy 

Chateau Elan Winery Pinot Grigio American Reserve 2021

Black-Eyed Stew Peas > Black-Eyed Peas with Coconut Milk, Scotch Bonnet, Collard Greens, and Carolina Gold Rice 
** Dairy-free and nut-free; contains alliums and gluten

Chateau Elan Winery Pinot Grigio American Reserve 2021

Torta de Piña with Dulcey Crémeux, Toasted Coconut, Sweet Plantain, and Vanilla Ice Cream 
** Nut-free and vegetarian, contains dairy and gluten

Whiskey Flight
Rabbit Hole Cavehill Kentucky Straight Bourbon
Rabbit Hole Heigold Kentucky Straight Bourbon
Rabbit Hole Boxergrail Kentucky Straight Rye
Rabbit Hole Dareringer Straight Bourbon


Featured Beverage Partners
Chateau Elan Winery
Rabbit Hole Distillery
White Claw® Hard Seltzer

Menu is subject to change. Guests must be 21 years+ with a valid ID to attend the event.

Through our Open for Good campaign, the James Beard Foundation is committed to helping independent restaurants survive this crisis, rebuild better, and thrive for the long term.


Special Thanks

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Reservation Policy: All reservations are nonrefundable and must be made in advance. Should the event be cancelled due to any unforeseen circumstances, including COVID-19, JBF will offer a range of options, including ticket exchanges, option to donate tickets, or a full refund. For more information, contact

Covid-19 is an extremely contagious disease that can lead to severe illness and death. An inherent risk of exposure to Covid-19 exists in any public place regardless of precautions that may be taken. By purchasing and using tickets, you, on your behalf and on behalf of any accompanying parties, agree to (1) assume all risks associated with Covid-19 and other communicable diseases, (2) comply with all related health and safety policies of the James Beard Foundation, Continent Restaurant & Cigar Lounge, as well as all applicable federal, state, and local government laws and recommendations, and (3) expressly release the James Beard Foundation and each of its respective affiliates, parents, subsidiaries, trustees, officers, directors, partners, employees, and agents from any and all claims arising from or relating to Covid-19.

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