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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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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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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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Baba-New: Back to their Tapas Roots

I love it when a restaurant makes a menu change. There is fresh buzz in the air. The staff stops ordering their Frankenstein versions of menu items, and, for a few short weeks, actually order normal menu items. Servers talk excitedly about their favorite changes with guests, and regulars complain at first, then come around […]

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7 Local Spots (serving 100s of Ways) to Cool Down This Summer

If you’ve been in Mississippi all your life, this story needs no introduction. If you’re visiting Mississippi – maybe for the first time – in the heat of summer, you’ve already been introduced to our variety of warm weather: muggy and hot. But really, that’s okay, because it’s our weather that inspired a vast array […]

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Eat Jackson Eats Brunch

If there is one thing Jackson area diners love on the weekend, it’s brunch. Some of our local restaurants are serving up world class brunch items in what’s quickly becoming known as a brunch town. Who doesn’t love a lazy weekend brunch with a mimosa or Bloody Mary, locally roasted coffee or fresh squeezed juice? […]

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