Mayor Kasim Reed Co-Hosts Atlanta Eats

Newly reelected and full of big plans for the city, Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed decided to take a break from dealing with the city's hard-hitting issues to engage instead in some lighter (and more delicious) fare, courtesy of the Atlanta culinary scene. Mayor Reed recently stopped by the set of Atlanta Eats to co-host and highlight some of his favorite restaurants and guilty pleasure dishes. Find out when his episode airs, so you can check it out! Join Steak Shapiro as he sits down with, Atlanta's newly re-elected, Mayor Kasim Reed to talk about the future site of Ponce City Market, his favorite dining spots in the city, where he cheats on his diet, and a look into his culinary roots.

Throughout the episode, Mayor Reed takes Atlantans on a journey down the extraordinary Beltline as he discusses why Atlanta's dynamic food scene, in his opinion, is top 5 in the US and #1 in the Southeast. "This episode is a great opportunity for folks to see our Mayor in a unique light. He doesn't shy away when talking about some of his favorite chefs and restaurants - he lays it all out there," said Steak Shapiro, Atlanta Eats co-founder and host. "I think he had a great time hosting the show and it really comes through for the viewer." In this episode, viewers are invited to step into the Mayor's shoes and experience his favorite dishes and hot spots around the city.

Tune in to find out where the Mayor went after his Sky Magazine photo shoot to enjoy his first post 15-pound weight loss meal, why restaurants that turn evoke memories of his family, and the impact of Atlanta's dining scene on a local, regional, and national scale. The Atlanta Eats episode with Mayor Kasim Reed airs Saturday, November 16 th at 10:30 a.m. on Peachtree TV. For more information about the author, Danielle Jennings, please visit my Google+ profile page.