Two Days Away: Helen, Georgia

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A picture of Helen, Georgia

Helen’s culinary scene is marked by genuine German influences, such as Bodensee Restaurant’s owner and chef, who spent decades cooking in Germany before coming to Georgia, and the Hofer family, who opened Hofer’s of Helen bakery and café after moving from Germany in the ’50s.

A picture of Helen, Georgia

Still, some favorites are simply inspired by the country, like Hansel & Gretel Candy Kitchen, while others uphold their Georgia roots, such as Habersham Winery.