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Your Turkey Day Troubles are Over: 2015 Thanksgiving Menu Guide

It seems like we just recovered from Halloween candy hangovers and now–GASP!–Thanksgiving day is upon us and holiday party season is on its tail. If the thought of cooking for a crowd is leaving you overwhelmed, take a deep breath and scroll through our list of Thanksgiving take out menus and holiday catering options. The […]

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Delicious Soups That Will Bowl You Over

Now that there is a chill in the air, we are in the mood for a big bowl of piping hot soup. Whether you are looking for something traditional or seeking to challenge your taste buds with a unique creation, we have the scoop on some of Jackson’s best bowls. The Gathering at Livingston Mercantile […]

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Eight Desserts to Try… This Week.

And then there were EIGHT. Eight favorite desserts, that is. If you’re just now catching up with us, Eat Jackson took nominations from our readers in February and announced the 32 Top Desserts in Jackson a couple of weeks ago while simultaneously facing them off in a bracket-style challenge which will ultimately determine the very […]

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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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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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Jackson Restaurant Week TWO: Best Bites

2014 Jackson Restaurant Weeks is in the history books, but you can enjoy our best meals of week two year round. There are enough dining recommendations here to keep you busy for a while, and we can’t wait to hear what YOU think of these suggestions – and our toast at the bottom of this […]

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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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