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Four Restaurants Spicing Things up for Valentine’s Day

If you’ve already made your plans for February 14, you deserve a high five because you are totally on top of your game. If you haven’t taken care of that little detail yet, it’s not too late, but please don’t wait until the last minute. You could find yourself in the dog house instead of […]

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Resolve to Try These 10 Menu Items Before 2016

This time of year has people thinking about New Year’s resolutions: lose weight, eat healthier, exercise more. Where is the fun in that?! Here at Eat Jackson, we have our own New Year’s resolutions—ten menu items you should resolve to try before year’s end! Compiling this list wasn’t easy because there are so many great restaurants […]

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Behind the Scenes: The Beurre Blanc Encounter

One of the “perks” of my job is getting a first-hand education about different cooking processes and dishes as they are prepared. I’ve been able to peek inside local kitchens for several years now, and my eyes have been opened to a world of different cooking techniques and methods. One of those methods that I’ve always joked […]

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What Honoring Farmers Looks Like

In Mississippi, approximately 42,000 family farms combine to make up our number one industry: agriculture. As a group, these farms – and the businesses that support them – employ approximately 17% of the state’s workforce. All told these family farms provide the backbone to our state’s economy by collectively being our $7.4 BILLION “agriculture industry.” […]

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Getting My “Eat-on”, OR Man-Oh-Manship!

Can you think of a better name for a chef than “Alex Eaton“? “Eat” is right in his name. And eating his food is right. on! Chef Alex Eaton’s Lebanese heritage combined with his southern location and his spot-on last name are a recipe for success. I’ve been talking to Alex about food for a […]

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Something New on the Menu at Sophia’s

Last week, we popped into the Library Lounge at the Fairview Inn in Belhaven for an after-hours meeting. Another story should be devoted to the entire Library Lounge experience – and their cocktail list – but maybe this little introduction will get you started. After our meeting, we tossed back and forth where we should go […]

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