Thursday, March 23, 2017

Eating Oxford

Southern Six-Pack

It’s time for the Southern Six-Pack, a highly curated, somewhat curious, collection of news stories from across the region (and beyond). 1.  Most days, around...

Poppa’s Has Great Egg Bowl Gifts for Rebel Nation

Looking for the perfect Christmas gift to commemorate the big Egg Bowl win? Poppa's Wine and Spirits in the Galleria shopping center on Jackson Avenue...

Good Gravy: Ajax Diner Brown-Out

Mick Jagger never checked at Ajax in his quest for satisfaction. "What's the secret to good country-fried steak," I asked Ajax Diner Owner Randy Yates. "Good...

Enough with the Holiday Grub: Oxford Meals to Mix it Up

It’s after the holidays and the leftovers have become a bit tedious. Between the Christmas ham and turkey and dressing, to the foods of...

Big Bad Breakfast is Best at Bacon

It's a silly Friday when we can write an alliteration headline, but the BBB really did get listed among 21 restaurants nation-wide for best...

Mississippi Family Learns to Live with Food Allergy

On Easter weekend in 2014, mom Suzie Veillette made a small concession for her kids that would change all of their lives forever. The bit...

Appetizer Watch: 208's Unique BBQ Nachos

An Asian-inspired take on the crunchy-but-gooey concept Barbecue nachos come in as many different ingredient combinations as do regular nachos, if there is any such...

Salad Days, Part 3: Smokin' Back to Ajax

I realize that in this, only my third installment in my search for succulent salads, I returned to Ajax Diner, the scene of Salad...

City Grocery, Boure Offer Great Football Weekend Taste of Game

Well it's been a tough week for the Rebs to say the least but hey, don't get discouraged. We are back on our own turf...

Southern Foodways Alliance Extends Deadline for Oral History Workshop

The SFA is currently taking applications for our 2015 Oral History Workshop, and there’s still time to apply! Application Deadline has been EXTENDED to Monday,...