The cold front is now working into eastern Kentucky with winds gusting to near 40mph at times. Temps have dropped into the 30s behind the front and we've had reports of sleet and snow mixing with the rain in Lexington.
Doodles is a new restaurant located on 3rd St and Limestone in Lexington.
Not only are the owners incorporating eco-friendly products, but they are also serving Kentucky Proud produce with a southern flare.
Owners Susan Harkins and Lynda Mellin have invested in using eco-friendly utensils and "paper" products. The plates and to-go boxes are made from corn and will break down with other food waste products in the trash.
Lillie Ruschell-Hoskins, Manager of Doodles, says, " The concept is comfort food with a conscience. Food you're going to enjoy eating and that you're going to feel good eating."
Doodles uses all Kentucky Proud foods including eggs and locally-made jams and honey. The menu also includes some New Orleans staples such as beignets and french-pressed coffee.
The restaurant is open from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday and is located directly across from Atomic Cafe.