The 2015 Eat Drink Read Write Festival will be Oct. 3 - 9, 2015 at various Birmingham locations.
A major highlight of the week will be the Thursday, Oct. 8 presentation from Matt Lewis and Renato Poliafito of Baked NYC, a New York bakery that has been featured on various national media outlets. The bakery's brownie has been listed as one of
"Oprah's Favorite Things." Lewis is a graduate of the University of Alabama.
They are former ad men, turned bakery owners and cookbook authors. They will discuss their bakery, dole out samples from their restaurant and more. Their 2010 book,
Baked Explorations, is a tribute to American treats and baked goods that range from regional gems to family secrets.
EDRW will end on Friday, Oct. 9 with Bards & Brews poetry and beer sampling event at the
All EDRW events are free.
Stay tuned for more details.
Eat Drink, Read Write is produced by The Birmingham Public
Library (BPL) and partner organizations.