South Magazine - The June-July 2014

South's 50 Greatest Dishes

1700 Drayton Restaurant The Mansion on forsyth Park's opulence doesn’t end with its artwork and architecture. With an ingredient-driven regionally inspired menu, the staff of 700 Drayton creates cuisine with an emphasis on both technique and presentation. Try the special…

50 And Fabulous

The ‘real’ women in this fashion spread are in their fifties and unanimously, they all concur that their lives have never been better. The consensus during this fun-filled fashion shoot was that they are more confident in expressing themselves and…

South's Greatest Moms and Dads

The Moms and Dads Contests are among our favorite because they are usually nominated by their children and voted on by family, and friends of their children. There is nothing more important in life than family, friends, and close personal…

Home At Last

The 1842 Savannah town home of Karen and Ted Kleisner is their fourth home in the city, and according to Karen, their last. The couple has spent a lifetime entertaining others as Ted’s career as a top hotelier required a…

Who Is Forbes Riley?

When I phoned Forbes Riley for this interview, I expected a high-energy performance, but not one as compassionate and candid.  In addition to being an actress and fitness expert, Forbes is a martial arts expert, and I therefore expected her…

The Lady's Sons: Jamie and Bobby Deen

AFTER 25 YEARS IN BUSINESS WITH MAMA, THE SONS HELP RE-BOOT THE BUSINESS I recently sat down with “the Sons,” Jamie and Bobby Deen, in the basement of their Congress Street The Lady & Sons restaurant in Savannah. Bobby Deen…

Ted Dennard Of Savannah Bee Company

Ted Dennard is the visionary founder of what is now becoming a global brand with a wide range of honey-based products from honeys and Meade to bath and body products. He shared his thoughts on corporate leadership, marketing, and product…

50 Greatest Moments

As we celebrate our 50th issue we have curated 50 of our greatest moments including Paula Deen in boxing gloves, our coverage of rising art stars such as Marcus Kenney and India Arie, Billy Currington crashing our party, and Pete…