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An estimated 400 or more people showed up to sample food and beverages from Hoover restaurants, caterers and other food and beverage providers. more

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The development along John Hawkins Parkway will include a MOOYAH Burgers, Frutta Bowls, Sweet Charlie's rolled ice cream shop, Cajun Roux restaurant, Wrapsody's boutique, Jeremy Stephens Salon and ARC Realty office. more

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Attendees will be able to sample cakes, pies, cookies and other desserts created by Alabama chefs, home cooks and restaurant professionals, as well as Bo Jackson's signature hamburgers. more

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After being closed for 10 years, the Guadalajara Grill is making a comeback in Hoover. more

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Hoover resident part of more than half-century of barbecue legacy. more

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Photos courtesy of Walk-On’s Bistreaux and Bar.

Transplants from and fans of Louisiana and its culture will soon have a vestige of The Bayou State and its charms, as a popular restaurant opens a location on U.S. 280. more

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Alyx Chandler

From 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., a bundled up crowd, wearing mostly purple and gold, gathered outside at the Hoover Metropolitan Stadium to taste food samples, enter raffles and talk football during the third annual event. more

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About 400 people showed up to try food samples from 38 Hoover restaurants, caterers and other food and drink providers. more

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Dedra Miele opened her Nothing Bundt Cakes store in the Whole Foods Market Plaza in Riverchase in January, but she still has people come in every day, saying they didn’t realize she was there. more

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Iron City Chef 2017, which took place Saturday, July 22, from 6-9 p.m., featured special dishes by four local chefs. The night ended with a cook-off between the two top-voted chefs, with three judges then deciding who was crowned Iron City Chef. more

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Photo by Jon Anderson.

Amazon’s June 16 announcement that it plans to acquire Whole Foods Market in a $13.7 billion deal should not affect the opening of the Whole Foods store in the Riverchase Village shopping center, the Texas-based grocery chain says. more

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Rick Claypoole used to work in corporate America. He traveled frequently and was gone a significant amount of time, leaving his wife, Kathy, primarily responsible for feeding their three children. more

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Photo by Ron Burkett.

In 2016, there were more than 2,000 people who attended the festival. This year’s Turkish Food Festival will be similar, with the addition of even more Turkish vendors. more

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Hoover couple spreads love with homemade pepper jelly business. more

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Waitr is an online restaurant technology platform designed to connect local restaurants to hungry consumers. Their mission is to develop the local food culture for communities across the U.S. by expanding the reach of local restaurant menus. more

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The plan is to open a 33,000-square-foot restaurant and arcade with 150 to 200 games by the second or third quarter of 2018, a company representative told the Hoover City Council. more

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Photo by Sarah Cook.

Over the Top Toffee has only been in business for a few months, but its secret recipe has been brewing for decades. more

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Benard and Brianna Tamburello used to joke that if their Moss Rock restaurant neighbors, The Boot at the Preserve, ever left, they wanted to buy that space for Vecchia Pizzeria and Mercato. more

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Coffee-ol-ogy established itself at the Hoover Public Library with an original concept: a menu based on a different culture’s cuisine each month. more

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There’s a new alligator in town, and its name is Boudreaux, the mascot and official “swamp monster” of Swamp Monster BBQ’s kitchen. more

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  • Taste of Hoover 2018 (9)

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    Taste of Hoover 2018 (9)

    An estimated 400 or more people attended the 2018 Taste of Hoover event at Aldridge Gardens in Hoover, Alabama, on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018.

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    Brittany Toole, at right, stops by The Cajun Steamer table at the 2018 Taste of Hoover event at Aldridge Gardens in Hoover, Alabama, on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018.

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    Red beans and rice were one of the items offered at The Cajun Steamer table at the 2018 Taste of Hoover event at Aldridge Gardens in Hoover, Alabama, on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018.

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    Taste of Hoover 2018 (11)

    An estimated 400 or more people attended the 2018 Taste of Hoover event at Aldridge Gardens in Hoover, Alabama, on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018.

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    Taste of Hoover 2018 (12)

    An estimated 400 or more people attended the 2018 Taste of Hoover event at Aldridge Gardens in Hoover, Alabama, on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018.

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    Taste of Hoover 2018

    Dale's Southern Grill offered cupcakes at the 2018 Taste of Hoover event at Aldridge Gardens in Hoover, Alabama, on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018.

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