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Trust Your Butcher

When I first heard about The Flora Butcher opening I was excited about the possibilities, but also skeptical. Restaurant and food rumors run rampant in the Jackson area. Our people are food loving Southerners, and emotions run high where food is involved. The buzz was all positive, and the prospect of a chef owned and […]

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Eating Out with a James Beard Nominee

Haven’t you always wondered what chefs eat when they aren’t at their own restaurant? I think a lot of us assume that our culinary heroes always dine at 5-star restaurants or cook extravagant meals at home. The reality is usually much more practical and a lot less glamorous. Chefs work incredibly long hours doing a […]

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Five Restaurant Dishes to Try This Month

With the school year comes new routines and new ambitions, new hobbies and new goals for many of us here in the Jackson metro area. With that in mind, I wanted to share some of my favorite bites that I found in our local restaurants over the past few weeks – bites that you really […]

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Double Your Pleasure

Blue Pants Brewing Company in Alabama is making some seriously good beer, and this week, we’ve got another winner for you. If you’ve been following this column, you know that I’ve been hitting mostly lighter beers this summer. But this gem was recommended to me, and I couldn’t be happier about it. This week, let’s […]

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7 Local Spots (serving 100s of Ways) to Cool Down This Summer

If you’ve been in Mississippi all your life, this story needs no introduction. If you’re visiting Mississippi – maybe for the first time – in the heat of summer, you’ve already been introduced to our variety of warm weather: muggy and hot. But really, that’s okay, because it’s our weather that inspired a vast array […]

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What to Pair with the New Summer Menu at Seafood R’evolution

Alright, If you’ve followed my beer reviews at all, you know that when it’s hot outside, I don’t love very many things more than I do a citrusy beer. As the mercury rises, so does my affection for beers like this. The Three Citrus Peel Out made by the somewhat ironically named Southern Tier Brewery […]

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