If you’re like me, a piping cup of black coffee usually hits the spot. But, let’s face it – in early August, the Mississippi summer heat is still piping hot enough for my taste. I don’t need a hot drink on a hot day. So, recently when I needed an afternoon pick me up on […]
I’m no meteorologist, but I can tell you this with a great deal of confidence on any given summer day here in Jackson: It’s hot, y’all. And it’s gonna be hot tomorrow. And we can pretty much count on the 10-day forecast promising more of the same. Some people complain about the high temps, but not me. […]
The heat of a Mississippi summer can be described in many colorful ways (some of which are so colorful, we cannot publish them here). Excruciating, sweltering or even “is this real??!?!” are a few frequently-uttered words that come to mind. So what’s a guy/gal to do? Eat Jackson has your cool-off cure! What better way […]
I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream! When I walk into Sal & Mookie’s and head for the ice cream counter, that chant starts cheering in my head. There’s just something about the place, the anticipation, and most of all the way Sal & Mookie’s evokes a real “ice cream joint feel.” […]
Summer has many sounds, sights, smells – but of course, the taste of a season is usually what interests us most. The Eat Jackson team has many favorite tastes of summer. The Blueberry Iced Tea at Cups: An Espresso Cafe has definitely earned itself a place on that list. As the Cups chalkboard will inform […]
Dairy Week, Day 3: Yogurt products are available today in a wide variety of flavors and textures, from regular and Greek to frozen. You can enjoy yogurt with a spoon, a straw, or squeeze it from a tube. Many have made yogurt part of their everyday food routines.