Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Eating Oxford

On Cooking Southern: Way South

Enchiladas and Pico for Cinco de Mayo By Laurie Triplette ldtriplette@aol.com SOUTHERNISM OF THE WEEK Put a lid on it. Better bottle up that behavior right now or...

Concert and Beer Tasting on the Farm

Chimney Choir and Love Cannon perform at Yokna Bottoms, April 29 In what Yokna Bottoms Farm is calling a "house concert in the field," Chimney...

Festival Food Good with a Locally Grown Focus

Walking down Lamar Avenue the colors and textures of the Double Decker vendor' artwork grab your attention, but the aroma leaves your mouth watering. Just...

On Cooking Southern: Chicken Salad

Three versions of the Southern go-to favorite By Laurie Triplette ldtriplette@aol.com SOUTHERNISM OF THE WEEK Pig in a poke: What one gets when ordering grits in Oregon or...

On Cooking Southern: Cuban Pork/Plantains

Hankerin' for a hunk o' pork By Laurie Triplette ldtriplette@aol.com SOUTHERNISM OF THE WEEK Hankerin’: A strong desire for something, with a twist of nostalgia. Think the Merry...

On Cooking Southern: Poppyseeds, Peas, Pasta, and More

By Laurie Triplette ldtriplette@aol.com SOUTHERNISM OF THE WEEK Pokey:  (1) An adjective in Southern slang, referring to being slow and lagging behind. The way we all feel...

On Cooking Southern: Spinach and Sausage Gnocchi and Bruschetta

Keep it lighter with a Mediterranean twist By Laurie Triplette ldtriplette@aol.com SOUTHERNISM OF THE WEEK Carry on: To express oneself in an exaggerated manner, just shy of a...

Cocktail Watch: The Mamie

Try peach-infused bourbon with breakfast, once in a Blue Moon By Tad Wilkes tad.wilkes@hottytoddy.com One of Oxford's best-kept secrets is the fact that instead of waiting a...

Miss-I-Sippin’ Pairs Beer and Bites

Fifth annual brew-'n'-chew event is back, April 4 This Thursday, April 4, the Powerhouse Community Arts Center will open its doors to those who have...

On Cooking Southern: Hot Cross Buns

X marks hitting the spot on Good Friday By Laurie Triplette ldtriplette@aol.com SOUTHERNISM OF THE WEEK Rise and Shine: Get on up out of that bed, sleepyhead, and...