Eating Oxford

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On Cooking Southern: Fill the Freezer Now – July Is National Blueberry Month

SOUTHERNISM OF THE MONTH Glow: What Southern Belles do instead of sweating, as they gently blot their faces with lace-edged hankies and languidly move their...
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On Cooking Southern: Quick and Easy Road-Trip Foods Enhance the Travel Experience

SOUTHERNISM OF THE WEEK Down in the dirt: Someone is willing to roll up their sleeves and participate at an elemental level, getting dirty and...
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On Cooking Southern: The Days of Wine and Noses Are Here to Stay

SOUTHERNISM OF THE WEEK High Falutin’: A situation, attitude, or circumstance in which one party is putting on airs, acting high and mighty and...

We Tried Cook Out…And This Is What Happened

HottyToddy.com girls Jac Bedrossian, Meggie Carter and Alex Kitchens tried out the new restaurant everyone is buzzing about. As soon as we walked in the...

Thinking Outside the Square

Fine Dining Experiences Abound Off the Square, Too By Michael Harrelson, editor of HottyToddy.com Whether it’s the Memphis-style barbecue and Southern cooking served up at gas...

Southern Foodways Symposium 2013 Draws Record Attendance

Laurie Triplette's recap of last week's tasty proceedings. By Laurie Triplette ldtriplette@aol.com Oxford was flooded with foodies last weekend, as 405 gourmets and gastronomes descended on our little...

Beacon Restaurant Flourishes While Other Oxford Eateries Come and Go

The Beacon is Oxford's Oldest Restaurant. I think the Mize family must have known something when they named their restaurant. Through all the decades...

On Cooking Southern: Simmering Southern Soups

By Laurie Triplette ldtriplette@aol.com Southernism of the Week: Poor mouthing:  A verb that describes how a person moans and groans in self-deprecation about lacking funds or capability …...

On Cooking Southern: Chicken and White Bean Chili and Mini Corn Muffins

By Laurie Triplette ldtriplette@aol.com Southernism of the Week: Jackleg: Refers to someone who is unskilled, unprofessional and probably unscrupulous performing some activity or service for which that person...

Eat Drink Mississippi: Feel at Home at Harvest Grill

They say home is where the heart is. For Mary and Marshall Gilmore, the desire to raise a family in a place that felt...