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16th Annual Afternoon in the Country


Sunday November 6, 2016 from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM EST
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Foxhall Resort & Sporting Club
8000 Capps Ferry Road
Douglasville, GA 30165  

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Atlanta Les Dames d'Escoffier International 
Sue Anne Morgan - Event Producer - ideaLand


Mark your calendar for Sunday, November 6th! 

EXCITING NEWS: Atlanta Les Dames d’Escoffier International will host its 16th Annual Afternoon in the Country at FOXHALL RESORT & SPORTING CLUB on Sunday, November 6, 2016 from 1pm to 4pm. 

Chefs from Atlanta’s top restaurants, paired with our area’s best farms will be set up in a tasting format alongside fine wines and premium micro-brews--all under festive big-top tents on the expansive and pristine lawns of Foxhall Resort & Sporting Club just 35 minutes from downtown Atlanta near Douglasville.  Other highlights include:  Live music, a one-of-a-kind cake raffle featuring sweets from Atlanta's top pastry chefs and an expansive silent auction offering exclusive dining and travel packages and food and wine merchandise.
Please note: There are no children's activities planned this year at our new venue.

Purchase your tickets today and celebrate the 16th Annual Afternoon in the Country with the Atlanta Dames. You can also download the Afternoon in the Country APP on your iphone or smartphone to get more information on this year's event.

For more information on our new venue, Foxhall Resort & Sporting Club, visit

Our 2016 Participants Included...

Alma Cocina, Aria, Athens Tech Culinary Students, Atlas, Avalon Catering, Bar Margot, Beetlecat, Bellina Alimentari , Bhojanic, Bistro Niko, Bocado, Bold American Events, Botiwalla, CaJa Popcorn, Canoe Restaurant, Cape Dutch, Century House Tavern, Chai Pani Decatur, Chicken and the Egg, Cockentrice, Colletta, Common Quarter, Cooks & Soldiers, Davio's Northern Italian Steakhouse, Del Frisco's Grill, Delia's Chicken Sausage Stand, Double Zero Napoletana, Drift Fish House & Oyster Bar, Ecco, Fairywood Thicket, Farm Burger, Foundation Social Eatery, Georgia Grown / Department of Agriculture, High Road Craft Ice Cream, Inc., Holeman & Finch, Il Giallo Osteria & Bar, JP Atlanta, King + Duke, KR Steakbar, Kyma, Le Bilboquet, Livingston, Local Three, Marcel , Marlow's Tavern, Milton's Cuisine & Cocktails, Murphy's, Muss & Turner's, No. 246, Oak Steakhouse, ONE. midtown kitchen, Ormsby's, Pricci, Proof, Proof of the Pudding, Saltwood Charcuterie & Bar, Saltyard, Seed Kitchen & Bar, Seven Lamps, Soiree Catering and Events, South Main Kitchen, Sun in my Belly, Sweet Grass Dairy, Tavernpointe Kitchen & bar, The Brasserie and Neighborhood Cafe at PARISH, The Café at Linton's in the Garden, The Farmhouse at Serenbe, The General Muir, The General Muir Bread, The Hil Restaurant, The Mercury, The Paddock at Foxhall, The Pinewood, The Spotted Trotter, TWO urban licks, urban foodie feed store kitchen & bar, W. H. Stiles Fish Camp, Wahoo! Grill, Watershed on Peachtree, White Oak Kitchen & Cocktails and Wrecking Bar Brewpub

Adelsheim, Blue Durango Teas, Bombay Sapphire, City Winery, Classical Wines, Don Julio, FIJI water, Four Roses Bourbon, Georgia Crown, Grain Cocktail Bar, Korbin Kameron, Laetitia Vineyards, Lakehouse Coffee , Laureate Imports Co., Mile Post, ORR Selections, Prestige Wine Imports, Proof Cocktail Syrups, Quality Wine and Spirits , R. Stuart & Company, Stellar Selections, Stem Wine Bar, Ste-Michelle Wine Estates, SweetWater Brewing Co., Tito's Vodka, Unum Wine Cellars, Winesellers Ltd. and Wrecking Bar Brew Pub

Ashland Farms, Atlanta Harvest, Baker Farms, Bes Made Garden, Bobby Britt, Brasstown Beef, Brush Creek Farms, Carolina Heritage Farm, Crager Hager Farm, Crystal Farms, Crystal Organic, Decimal Place, Foster/Brady Farm, Green Ola Acres, Grow Where You Are Farm, Gum Creek Farms, Love is Love Farms, Mercier Orchards Farm, Metropolitan Urban Farm, Milton's Acre, Moore Farms, Pearson Farms, Riverview farms, Serenbe Farms, Grateful Pastures, Skuna Bay, Southern Family Farms, Springer Mountain, Stoke Farm, Summerland Farm, Sweet Grass Dairy, Taylor Organics, Truly Living Well Urban Farms, Tucker Farms, White Oak Pastures, Woodland Gardens, Woodsman and Wife Cheese and Wrecking Barn Farm

Les Dames d’Escoffier International is dedicated to creating a supportive culture in the community, fostering excellence and promoting the achievement of women in hospitality professions through educational and charitable activities. Proceeds from Afternoon in the Country benefit Georgia Organics, Wholesome Wave. Global Growers Network, The Giving Kitchen, The Wylde Center, The Atlanta Community Food Bank and Atlanta Les Dames d’Escoffier International’s scholarship fund for women in the culinary, beverage and hospitality arts.  Our 2015 event raised over $105,000 for our beneficiaries, and Afternoon in the Country has garnered a reputation as one of Atlanta's most unforgettable food and wine tasting events.  Your participation is vital to the success of our Annual Fall Fundraiser, so thank you in advance for your support of Atlanta Les Dames d'Escoffier International.

Our 2016 Sponsors Include


                       Bombay Sapphire     Inland Seafood  

  Halperns' Logo                                      

 Dangling Carrot Creative                               


If you are interested in becoming a 2016 Sponsor, please contact Sue Anne Morgan at 678.540.2045 or