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2015 Top Lawyers

Our March issue recognizes Birmingham’s top attorneys in the categories of Most Admired Judges, Lifetime Achievers, and Stars of the Bar. Get to know our city’s best legal minds in this special feature.

Falling in Love With Cuba

Accounts from the trip of a lifetime.

By Barbara Thomas, Lee Sentell, Dilcy Windham Hilley, and Ed Hall

The Magic City’s Emerging Micro-Distillery Scene

For the first time since Prohibition, local distilleries are geared up and turning out high quality spirits that hold a little of their own magic from the magic city.

Written by Jesse Chambers
Photography by Beau Gustafson

8 Recipes from Kathy G’s Fabulous Cookbook

Kathy G, of Kathy G & Co., shares some favorites from her new cookbook, Food, Fun & Fabulous.

Act Casual: The Mindy Project’s Tommy Dewey

Tommy Dewey’s career has taken him from Mountain Brook to The Mindy Project.

By Lindsey Osborne

Feeding the Soul: Wes Hampton of the Gaither Vocal Band

Meet Wes Hampton of the Gaither Vocal Band, a very popular Gospel group that is known around the world.

Story and Photography by Jeff Rease

Destination Wedding in the Big Apple

They chose New York City because it leant a certain energy to their special day.

A Wedding Party

A couple blends their traditional Indian backgrounds with Southern inspiration to create the celebration of a lifetime.

Assemblé: Ballet Dancers Joined by Love

Two Alabama Ballet dancers joined together by love.

Photography by Melissa Dooley

One on One: Julian Maha and Dr. Luis Pineda

When a person has an innate desire to make things better for those who are suffering, the results can be powerful.

Dream Home: A House with a History

Though updates have brought it into the current era, Darwin Bell and Sandra Gilley’s home speaks to a time gone by.

Written by Lindsey Osborne
Photography by Edward Badham