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Krispy Kreme offering a second dozen donuts for 76¢

Krispy Kreme offering a second dozen donuts for 76¢

(WXIA) -- In honor of its 76th birthday, Krispy Kreme is offering a second dozen glazed donuts for 76¢ to customers who purchase a dozen at regular price.

The offer is good on Saturday, July 13 at all Krispy Kreme locations in Georgia. No coupon is required.

"When you hear people talk about having a 'Krispy Kreme,' they are most often referring to our signature treat -- the original glazed donut," Krispy Kreme chief marketing officer Dwayne Chambers said in a statement. "We're excited to celebrate 76 years of sharing delicious treats and creating fond memories by giving our fans an opportunity to try and share the donut that has become famous worldwide."

Find your nearest Krispy Kreme at krispykreme.com.

Five restaurants join Gwinnett Restaurant Week lineup

Five restaurants join Gwinnett Restaurant Week lineup

GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. -- Five more restaurants have been added to the list of participants for Gwinnett Restaurant week. 

The special dining week is set for Monday, July 22 - Thursday, July 25. 

Those five additions to complete the list are Marlow's Tavern, Three Blind Mice, Graft Restaurant, Mojito's and The Georgia Pine. 

Gwinnett Restaurant Week is in its seventh year. Each restaurant offers a three-course meal for 20-35 percent less than usual, at a price of around $21 plus tax and tip. 

For a complete list of participating restaurants, visit Gwinnett Restaurant Week onlne

Red, White and Brew menu at Marlow's Tavern

Red, White and Brew menu at Marlow's Tavern

ATLANTA -- Marlow's Tavern is celebrating summer with a new menu of patriotic plates and brews.

The Red, White and Brew dishes will be offered through Monday, July 29.

"The Red, White and Brew celebration menu is our culinary salute to this great country and the good memories summertime brings to friends and family," Marlow's Tavern co-founder and executive chef John C. Metz said in a statement.

New offerings include a beer and cheese soup; a watermelon, feta and arugula salad; a "Wild West" bison burger; a blackened swordfish dish; chili-slathered corn on the cob; and a strawberry and rhubarb layer cake.

In addition, Marlow's Tavern will offer a new sangria and a watermelon margarita.

Learn more and find your nearest location at marlowstavern.com.

Atlanta chef Ford Fry hosts fifth annual JCT. Kitchen Attack of the Killer Tomato Festival

Atlanta chef Ford Fry hosts fifth annual  JCT. Kitchen Attack of the Killer Tomato Festival

ATLANTA (June 14, 2013) – Join Chef Ford Fry as he hosts the fifth annual JCT. Kitchen Attack of the Killer Tomato Festival on Sunday, July 21 from 1-5 p.m. This year, more than 40 of the South’s top chefs along with 15 skilled mixologists and over 30 farmers are teaming up to create the tastiest tomato concoctions and to help raise money for Georgia Organics.

“Attack of the Killer Tomato Festival is absolutely one of my favorite events,” says Ford Fry, owner/chef of JCT. Kitchen & Bar, No. 246 and The Optimist. “I love seeing the creativity of all the participants and I’m looking forward to seeing what this year’s crop of talent comes up with,” he adds.

Tickets are now on sale for $55 per person and $50 for Georgia Organics members and can be purchased online through Xorbia. Starting Monday, July 1, all ticket prices will increase to $70 per person. A total of 1,400 tickets are available for attendees. Last year’s festival brought in close to $26,000 for Georgia Organics.

Local companies gear up for Gwinnett Restaurant Week

Local companies gear up for Gwinnett Restaurant Week

GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. -- Returning for the sixth year, Gwinnett Restaurant Week is scheduled for the week of July 22 - 25.

During those days, foodies can visit a participating restaurant of their choice and select a three-course meal that will cost $21.21 per person. Tax and gratuity are an additional charge. During that week, Gwinnett can easily showcase some of its top eateries, as this year's diners do not have to present coupons or carry punch cards. 

To take part in restaurant week, patrons should call the restaurant directly to make a reservation. 

The Gwinnett Restaurant Week website has a list of restaurants included

Krispy Kreme offering free doughnuts on June 7

Krispy Kreme offering free doughnuts on June 7

(WXIA) -- June 7 is National Doughnut Day, and Krispy Kreme is celebrating by offering one free doughnut to every customer.

Krispy Kreme customers can choose a free doughnut of any variety.

National Doughnut Day is held the first Friday in June. It was established by the Salvation Army in 1938 to raise money for Americans hit hard by the Great Depression. Learn more at nationaldoughnutday2013.com.

Find your nearest Krispy Kreme at krispykreme.com.

Chipotle offers BOGO special for teachers

Chipotle offers BOGO special for teachers

ATLANTA -- Chipotle Mexican Grill is celebrating Teacher Appreciation Day by offering buy-one-get-one menu items for educators.

On Tuesday, May 7, a teacher who shows a valid school ID at any U.S. Chipotle restaurant will receive a free burrito, burrito bowl, salad or order of tacos when they buy another menu item.

The promotion is available from 4 p.m. to close.

"We are changing the way people think about and eat fast food. This means going beyond our commitment to better food from more sustainable ingredients and working hard to engrain our restaurants in the communities that they serve," Chipotle communications director Chris Arnold said in a statement. "Connecting with educators and other key community groups is part of who we are, and we're always happy when our work makes an impact upon the communities where we operate."