Eating Oxford

Indulgence Watch: Sonic's Extreme Secret

You can't handle the truth; it's too delicious By Tad Wilkes tad.wilkes@hottytoddy.com Problem: Boredom, stasis, routine. Solution: This. Yeah, I know. Sonic Drive-In's not a "local" restaurant. But I'm...

Dinner Watch: Honey Bee Bakery

An intimate Friday night in the Galleria By Tad Wilkes, Nightlife & Lifestyles Editor tad.wilkes@hottytoddy.com I had the best dining experience I've had in a while tonight....

On Cooking Southern: Brisket and Latkes

Have a hearty Hanukkah By Laurie Triplette ldtriplette@aol.com SOUTHERNISM OF THE WEEK Guilty as sin: REALLY REALLY GUILTY; as guilty as one can get. Deserving of capital punishment...

A Rebel's Guide to Birmingham

Plan your Compass Bowl trip with these tips for hotels, dining, and drinks from a Rebel in B'ham. By Erik Ole Miss fans unfamiliar with Birmingham...

A Journey Measured in Meals

Eat Drink Delta delves into region's cuisine and supports scholarship fund By Tad Wilkes tad.wilkes@hottytoddy.com The Mississippi Delta is a complicated and fascinating place. Part travel guide,...

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...

On Cooking Southern: Sweet Potatoes

How sweet it is! By Laurie Triplette ldtriplette@aol.com SOUTHERNISM OF THE WEEK Gooder’n grits: It doesn’t get much better than this. Think 2012 Egg Bowl! ON COOKING SOUTHERN: Sweet...

Reader Food Pics: Coop DeVille Wings

Derek Moreton's delectable dinner Oxford's Derek Moreton is kind of a fox. What other slick, tasteful, cunning creature could slip into the Coop and...

Notable Potables: The Ajax Bloody Mary

Consider it a fourth veggie serving to go with a great meat-and-three By Tad Wilkes, Nightlife & Lifestyles Editor tad.wilkes@hottytoddy.com Ah, the Bloody Mary. For some, a...

Sandwich Watch: Coop DeVille

It's not just for late night Thought by many to be sustenance only for muchie-stricken college students, Coop's always been an unsung hero for pickup...