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Memphis Stew July 2012

The salsa tasted too much like tomato sauce at the new Las Delicias on Quince Avenue, but the guacomole was the same excellent chunky mix of avocados, cilantro and lime that I order every time I vi... more »

Jul 30, 2012 5:06 PM Dining Out

Voting in the Memphis Flyer Best of Memphis Readers' Poll is a lot like participating in a national election: No bitching about the results unless you play the game. There is one catch. Today is th... more »

Jul 29, 2012 1:41 PM Dining Out

<!-- @page { margin: 0.79in } P { margin-bottom: 0.08in } --> A spontaneous right turn Thursday landed me in the parking lot of Burger King on Poplar, so I walked in for a late lunch a... more »

Jul 27, 2012 11:55 AM Dining Out

<!-- @page { margin: 0.79in } P { margin-bottom: 0.08in } --> My sister Debbie is a great cook with a real feel for updated Southern cooking. During a visit with her in Richmond this w... more »

Jul 24, 2012 1:12 PM Dining Out

<!-- @page { margin: 0.79in } P { margin-bottom: 0.08in } --> Peaches have been disappointing to me the past few summers, so I hesitated in front of this display at Easy-Way Produce on... more »

Jul 21, 2012 4:45 PM Dining Out

<!-- @page { margin: 0.79in } P { margin-bottom: 0.08in } --> Prosciutto, fennel, taleggio, lardo and slices of fresh fig on a brick-oven pizza sent me over the moon Tuesday night at H... more »

Jul 20, 2012 2:13 PM Dining Out

<!-- @page { margin: 0.79in } P { margin-bottom: 0.08in } --> Raise your hand if you remember Mallo Cups. No? How about Zagnut, Banana Turkish Taffy or Sky Bars, those fabulous four sq... more »

Jul 15, 2012 5:35 PM Dining Out

Earlier this summer, I received a bottle of Cathead Honeysuckle Vodka from Bottle Tree Beverage Company in Gluckstadt, Mississippi. The press release describes the vodka as the “first legally-disti... more »

Jul 14, 2012 4:19 PM Dining Out

It’s hard to imagine a more perfect way to spend Labor Day than at Cochon Heritage BBQ, a three-day celebration of heritage pork, bourbon, and Memphis’ favorite food. Tickets for the event went on ... more »

Jul 8, 2012 5:57 PM Dining Out

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Banana Split Cupcakes at Cocoa Van

<!-- @page { margin: 0.79in } P { margin-bottom: 0.08in } --> A devoted Elvis fan visits Graceland regularly, and when he does, he brings the DJs at Sirius XM Elvis Radio cupcakes from... more »

Jul 6, 2012 11:59 AM Dining Out

<!-- @page { margin: 0.79in } P { margin-bottom: 0.08in } --> During a driveway chat the other day with my neighbor Greg, he mentioned a favorite dish in New Orleans: watermelon and cr... more »

Jul 3, 2012 10:14 PM Dining Out

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