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I was recently invited to come out to taste and preview the upcoming cold brew that will be released at Dunkin’ Donuts as of August 1st. It was held at the location on Elliston Place in Midtown on Thursday evening. As you can imagine, when I received an email asking if I’d like to come out with a P.S. that asked “What’s your favorite kind of donut?” it was a no-brainer. They were speaking directly to my heart and my stomach.
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The cold brew at Dunkin’ Donuts is delicious. The difference between a regular iced coffee and a cold brew is that a cold brew is made over a gradual process, steeped in cold water (kind of like sun tea), in a process which results in a richer and stronger taste. It’s perfect for hot days in Middle Tennessee.
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I was spoiled with an adorable gift basket filled with all kinds of goodies: a travel cup, a coffee mug, Dunkin’ Donuts coffee, gift cards, and a t-shirt. They also gave us their brand new key lime square donuts. Ohmygosh, yum.
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Being a part of the Nashville Food Bloggers network has been such a positive connection to the entire Nashville community. It’s great to be able to attend events like this and to meet like-minded people. I’m happy to be a part of it. If you’re a fellow blogger in a different city, I’d highly recommend joining a blogging network where you can interact with and meet up with others in your city.
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Crossfire Cami– Free People // High Rise Flare Jeans– Abercrombie & Fitch // Boots- Wolverine // Kimono- Marshall’s // Charee Cross Body Bag– Hush Puppies
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On hot summer days like this in the south, I recommend stopping by Dunkin’ Donuts to grab a cold brew. They’ll be available starting Monday, August 1st. Enjoy
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Last Thursday I was invited, along with other Nashville bloggers, to come out to the brand new Double Dogs location in Sylvan Heights. We got a sneak peek of their upcoming menu items and got to taste all kinds of delicious appetizers and entrées along with having the distinct pleasure of drinking from their open bar.
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I brought my friend Trisha along as my +1 and she managed to snap a photo of me in my blogger element, a photo of me taking a photo of food, how meta. We sampled a little bit of everything they had on display, which worked out perfectly because there’s no way we would have been able to just choose one menu item. Everything looked delicious and everything was delicious!

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My favorite dish was the homemade chicken pot pie, which is served as an iron skillet filled with a golden brown pastry shell that’s stuffed with piping hot chicken, fresh vegetables and a rich cream sauce.. I’m such a sucker for southern comfort foods, and this was one of the best dishes I’ve tasted in a long time. I probably could’ve eaten the whole thing, but opted for trying more than one thing and not hogging all of the pot pie. I’m telling you, you HAVE to go here and try their pot pie ASAP!

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The service at the event was incredible. Every staff member that came by to check on us was attentive, polite, and very friendly. They even offered Trisha and I beer samples to find out which we’d like to go with our food. The managers, trainers, wait staff, and bartenders were top-notch with their customer service. I cannot wait to go back with my husband and enjoy their patio and watch football on their TVs.

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Check out the brand new Double Dogs location in Sylvan Heights at 40th Ave and Charlotte Pike. You can even bring your furry friend along!

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