Memphis Stew January 2012


Prepping for homemade soup in the kitchen of Shoaf's Loaf.

<!-- @page { margin: 0.79in } P { margin-bottom: 0.08in } --> Cold weather finally hit the Winter Market at Tsunami last Saturday, so I was thrilled to see several quarts of matzo ball... more

Jan 27, 2012 7:32 AM Dining Out


The Wellington Burger: Mushrooms, caramelized onions and so much more.

A new burger franchise called BGR The Burger Joint is coming to Poplar just east of the 240 loop in the Ridgeway Trace Center. The Memphis BGR is the first in Tennessee, and the burgers look rather... more

Jan 25, 2012 7:21 AM Dining Out


Grawemeyer's Deli on South Main hopes to open in mid-February

Have you noticed the apple-green paint and the repurposed front doors from the Orpheum? Grawemeyer's Deli at 520 South Main is heading toward a mid-February opening, promising downtown's historic a... more

Jan 23, 2012 6:31 AM Dining Out

I made a breakthrough discovery recently while sauteing Brussels sprouts: All olive oils are not created equal. I know this is a pedestrian observation, but I'd never cooked with super-fresh olive ... more

Jan 19, 2012 10:19 PM Dining Out

Feeling good about your kitchen cred? Well step back and consider this: A 9-year-old kid in Midtown named Logan Guleff is probably a better cook than you, at least when it comes to inventive recipe... more

Jan 13, 2012 2:41 PM Dining Out

I’ve reluctantly come to accept that when I eat Asian food, I’m not getting dessert because I don’t like green tea ice cream, fortune cookies or sliced fruit. But Charlene Pao at Mosa Asian Bistro ... more

Jan 9, 2012 7:25 AM Dining Out

<!-- @page { margin: 0.79in } P { margin-bottom: 0.08in } --> For years, the intersection at Perkins and Poplar stayed relatively the same due to a stable collection of retail shops an... more

Jan 5, 2012 9:06 PM Dining Out