Thursday, January 18, 2018

Eating Oxford

The 4 Best Happy Hours in Oxford

Even when there's no home football game, people in Oxford enjoy a good party, and happy hours help them get their groove on, even...

Gallery: Association of Food Journalists Conference

Food writers converge, including HottyToddy.com's Laurie Triplette and Eat Drink Delta author Susan Puckett. Food writers, critics, and authors from across the United States met...

On Cooking Southern: Skewer Grilling and White Sauce BBQ

Succulent specialties, from Greece to Alabama. By Laurie Triplette ldtriplette@aol.com SOUTHERNISM OF THE WEEK Take that ball and run with it: To take charge, and go all the way...

Petra Restaurant is All About Food

This article originally appeared in the Jackson Free Press and appears here with permission. OXFORD, Miss. – The great journalist, raconteur, and connoisseur of good food...

Oxford Restaurant History: Burger Chef

Fast food chain set up shop on West Jackson in the 1970s. Before Oxford even had its first McDonald's, it had Burger Chef. It was...

Bake the Bacon

This blog by HottyToddy.com Editor-in-Chief Emily Gatlin originally appeared at FoodRiot.com and appears here with permission. Secrets don’t make friends. But revealing bacon secrets makes friends...

4 Best Gas Station Eateries in Oxford

Everyone in Oxford knows that gas stations around here do things a little differently.  Chicken-on-a-stick is the best known, thanks to coverage in foodie...

Oxford to Learn About Golden Rule of BBQ

Popular Alabama chain to open in former Bouré building. Within the last several months, CM Foodservices, LLC opened Mexican restaurant La Paz and Ezell’s Fish Camp in Oxford....

On Cooking Southern: Sauce is Boss

Dijon mustard and jezebel and comeback sauces. By Laurie Triplette ldtriplette@aol.com SOUTHERNISM OF THE WEEK Run like a scalded dog: Same as run like the wind, only with...

Southern Foodways: Wild Game Supper

An oral history of Gene's Bar-B-Que in Brinkley, Arkansas. From Monday through Saturday, Gene’s Bar-B-Que in Brinkley, Arkansas, offers a standard menu of barbecue and...