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Eat Jackson This Mother’s Day

Reminder: Mother’s Day is this upcoming Sunday, May 8, 2016. The countdown is on to Mother’s Day. We hope celebration plans have been on your mind. If not, don’t fret. We have your complete guide to making one of the most important women in your life feel like a queen. All you have to do […]

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Best Things We Ate: August Edition

The weather isn’t the only thing cooking here in the metro area right now, there’s plenty of hot food worth dishing about. Here’s our list of piping hot picks that you must try right now. Tamales at Walker’s Drive-In My go to favorite! Walker’s tamales served with a delectable sweet corn sauce, chipotle sour cream […]

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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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True Mississippi Nostalgia Is Worth the Drive

There’s a smattering of charming little country stores within driving distance of Jackson, allowing us to indulge in true Mississippi nostalgia. One of my favorite off-the-beaten-path spots to evoke the tastes and feelings of those days gone by is Gibbes Grocery in Learned, Mississippi – this month’s pick for our Worth the Drive profile. Make […]

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The Best Things We Ate This Month

March has been a good month for eating, y’all. From meaty main dishes to specialty sandwiches, here are some of the best things we ate this month… A Specialty Special Sandwich. Amanda says: Last week, Brent’s Drugs had a lunch special (which then made an appearance on The Apothecary’s nighttime menu): Grilled cheese with spicy mango, candied bacon, avocado, […]

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Coffee Conversation: Jay Parmegiani, 10 South

Another Monday means time for another Coffee Conversation! On a cold day like today, a nice hot cup of coffee and some warm-and-welcome chatter always cheers things up. This morning we’re talking with a chef who always makes us grin: Jay Parmegiani. He’s telling us ALL about his new endeavor, 10 South, a rooftop restaurant in […]

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How To Eat Your Way Through Mistletoe Marketplace

This week, for the thirty-third year running, the Junior League of Jackson will be wowing crowds of holiday shoppers with mouth-dropping decorations and merchants that will make your holiday shopping fun at one of Jackson’s favorite annual events, Mistletoe Marketplace. Mistletoe Marketplace is thought of as the official kick off to Jackson’s holiday season and […]

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