Eating Oxford

Dwayne Ingraham Talks Craft and the Culinary Limelight

Television is a topic germane to any discussion of pop culture, and certainly to a discussion of pop culture and Southern food in 2015....

Currence Buys Lamar Lounge, Will Expand Menu

BBQ will come to forefront in new incarnation. "I hear John Currence bought Lamar Lounge and is making it a barbecue joint." Seems this sentence has...

Harvest Supper to Be Held at Rowan Oak

Second annual farm-to-table event is hosted by Friends of the University Museum with food from Woodson Ridge Farm. On October 10 at 7 p.m., the...
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On Cooking Southern: Top Ten Cookie-Making Tips

SOUTHERNISM OF THE WEEK Give me the bacon without the sizzle: Just give me the details without putting a favorable PR spin on them. To...

VIDEO >> An Interview with Tate Moore, Owner of Square Pizza

GreatValueColleges.net ranks Oxford’s Square Pizza as number 20 in its 50 Great College Town Pizza Shops. The site introduces its ranked shops by writing that...
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On Cooking Southern: Italian-Style Super Bowl Foods Spice Up the Party

SOUTHERNISM OF THE WEEK Suck it up and go: Classic Southern Dad admonition to ignore all the booboos, distractions and roadblocks, and keep on plugging,...

Taste of Home in Oxford: Ole Miss vs. Louisiana-Lafayette

Every once a while, even I need to take a break from writing football analysis to share the other side of SEC football — tailgating...

Reader Raves: Embers Biscuits & Bar-B-Que

Items from Newcomb's eatery are 'simple and delicious'. Oxford's Derek Moreton recently looked to new restaurant Embers Biscuits & Bar-B-Que, the latest Don Newcomb (of...

On Cooking Southern: Condiments Add Zing to the Thanksgiving Table

SOUTHERNISM OF THE WEEK Turkey: Loving but derogatory term for a person whose behavior or actions fall flat or seem a bit dimwitted. Thanksgiving...

Ingraham Blows Away Competition in Spring Baking Premiere

Did y'all watch City Grocery Group's executive pastry chef Dwayne Ingraham win two challenges in the Food Network's Spring Baking Championship premiere? If not,...