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Maywood Mart Restaurants Make Back to School Meals (and Treats) as Easy as 1,2,3…

You’ve shopped for school supplies, filled backpacks to the brim, attended Back to School night, dressed your angels in their back to school clothes and posted their adorable pictures on Facebook. Now, take a deep breath and get ready to plan a lovely family dinner for famished kids who just endured their first day of […]

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There’s a Fire in the Kitchen

It might have been a bit chilly during February around the metro area, but that hasn’t kept Eat Jackson from turning up the heat – in all the right ways – for our local restaurant partners and our loyal readers. There’s a Fire in the Kitchen Okay, not literally. And in our case, the first […]

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Dear New Orleans: Meet the New Queen of King Cakes

Tuesday Morning, 7:24 A.M. There’s a line at last three deep at the ordering counter and not an open table remains in sight. Watching from my corner vantage point, I’m surrounded by tables full of entire families who have chosen to eat a meal together here today. Smiling faces of all ages are eating heartily […]

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Too Cold to Tailgate? 14 Football Food Ideas

We’re a warm weather bunch here in the Deep South, so what’s a fan to do when the weather turns cold and the teams are doing well? Cold-weather super-fans have three options: Bundle up and tailgate anyway. “Tailgate” in the warmth of your home with twenty of your closest friends. Get full-service “tailgating” when you […]

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Take a Break at the Caramel Apple Van

Editor’s Note: While you’re likely to quickly recognize that Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory is a nationally recognized brand, we think you’ll see why our recently planted in Mississippi guest blogger, Nikki Gladd, felt like Eat Jackson’s supporters of all things local would be pleased to know this story. Read on, Eat Jackson readers.  What comes to […]

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Three Days to Go: Eight New Must-Try Meals

Jackson Restaurant Week, an annual two week event where you can dine at participating local restaurants in exchange for an opportunity to vote for your favorite Charity Finalist to win $10,000, has continued to expand significantly each year. In this, our fifth season of Jackson Restaurant Week, we were pleased to welcome several new local […]

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A Sweet Twist on Bacon. Enough Said.

We all love bacon. It’s a proven fact that this little slice of heaven goes with just about everything… and on Saturday, August 30, we have a reason for a nationwide celebration – National Bacon Lover’s Day! I’ve always loved bacon, but I have recently found an even better reason to munch on this stuff. […]

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Hot Summer Nights Call for the Best Jackson Drinks & Cold Treats

Summer is sadly coming to end, thus means the end of fresh fruit summer cocktails and and the easy rationalization of a sweet, cold treat in the midst of a hot summer afternoon. With only a few more weeks of HOT August heat to endure, we’re squeezing in all the summer drinks and treats we […]

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