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Five Ways to Recover from a Loss

Here are five dishes that will help you recover your hope in humanity when the week was long and your team’s effort was short. May your rebound be full of enjoyment and long on flavor. Here’s to winning the next round. Cuban Sandwich with Duck Fat Fries at County Seat The Cuban Sandwich at County […]

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Who’s Ready for a Dining Adventure?

Eat Jackson readers love to eat out, discover new places to eat and most of all – win restaurant gift cards! This fall, you’re in luck! You are invited to eat out, discover new flavors and win big by participating in a dining tour of Ridgeland for a chance to win $1000 in restaurant gift […]

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Let’s Throwdown: 2 Local Chefs to Compete

On Monday, September 12, the South’s top pastry chefs will battle it out for the title, “Sweetest Chef of the South” at The Lake House in Ridgeland. The winning chef of this people’s choice competition will advance to the World Food Championships where they’ll compete in the World Dessert Challenge in November. “It’s like a […]

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Catfish is King in Mississippi: Where & When to Eat Catfish in the Jackson Metro

National Catfish Month (August) is a reason to celebrate in Mississippi. Did you know that 94 percent of all farm-raised catfish in the United States is raised right here in the South? Sure, we can eat catfish year-round (and we do!). But during the month of August, we like to highlight our favorite farm-raised catfish: […]

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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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