Downtown Augusta restaurant mentioned in GQ

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Downtown Augusta’s Frog Hollow Tavern was mentioned this month in a GQ article about the nation’s best restaurants and bars.

In the article, GQ’s Brett Martin went on a cross-country trek to find “the most delicious food in the most unlikely places.”

Martin wrote: “That is to say that the coasts and big cities long ago gave up their monopoly on good food scenes. ... I tasted it in a smoky, barrel-aged Manhattan at Frog Hollow Tavern in Augusta, Georgia.”

Sean Wight, chef and owner of Frog Hollow Tavern at 1282 Broad St., said the smoky, barrel-aged Manhattan is a classic bourbon cocktail that is aged for 45 days in a whiskey barrel, then strained and poured. Wight has sold the drink for about a year.

“It’s a newer technique that people are using mostly in larger cities. It’s popular here,” Wight said.

Frog Hollow Tavern also sells the barrel-aged Martini, Rob Roy and Negroni.

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Just My Opinion
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Just My Opinion 07/20/12 - 07:32 pm
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"Negroni"....hey, is that

"Negroni"....hey, is that politically correct to say that around here???

Never been to Frog Hollow Tavern..not my kind of place..but congratulations to them for being in the magazine! I think that's great!

KSL
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KSL 07/20/12 - 10:11 pm
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Sounds like the restaurant

Sounds like the restaurant part needs to be left out. No food items were mentioned.

floridasun
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floridasun 07/20/12 - 10:37 pm
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Congrats Frog Hollow

In my opinion Frog Hollow is the best restaurant in Augusta
Never had a bad meal here. Love to support local non chain restaurants
This restaurant is so good you would think it would be in a much larger city than Augusta

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