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Who's Hungry? Some Of The Best Southern-Inspired Eateries Are Anywhere But The South

Posted 12.22.2014 | Black Voices

Fried chicken may not be the best option for our waistlines, but when your tastes buds are crying tears of joy (read: you’re drooling), calorie inta...

Sean Brock's 'Heritage' and the Food Our Grandmothers Cooked

Sam Hiersteiner | Posted 11.13.2014 | Taste
Sam Hiersteiner

Heritage is worth buying. Just reading it will leave you feeling like food is much more than sustenance.

Sorghum Syrup Revived by Accidental Artisans

American Food Roots | Posted 12.20.2014 | Taste
American Food Roots

On a recent Saturday morning, Danny Ray Townsend stood stirring a pan of sorghum over a hot hickory wood fire.

4 Days of Euphoria in Greenville, SC

Carolyn Bass | Posted 12.09.2014 | Travel
Carolyn Bass

Few things bring such a sense of happiness and excitement as good food, fine beverages and great music served up among friends. You could say it's euphoric. Greenville, S.C. knows this well, having named its annual food, beverage and music festival, Euphoria.

Perfect Day In Charleston, SC

Shoptiques | Posted 11.25.2014 | Travel
Shoptiques

Most people wouldn't think to put southern and fashion in the same sentence, but the South is starting to earn the recognition it deserves in the fashion industry, and Charleston is largely responsible for that.

Eating Your Way Through Atlanta: New Twists On Southern Food

WHERE | Posted 11.25.2014 | Taste
WHERE

To get the flavor of the city, go hungry, and make plans for stops at these southern favorites that are replete with homey dishes.

America's Best Fried Chicken Spots

The Daily Meal | Posted 11.17.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

We know, we know. You think your mom makes the best fried chicken period. Nostalgia and hometown bias aside, though, many of us are also very opinionated about our favorite fried chicken joints outside of our own childhood kitchens.

The South's Best New Restaurants

Southern Living | Posted 10.25.2014 | Home
Southern Living

Southern Living intrepid restaurant scout Jennifer V. Cole hit the road to determine the top places to eat in South now. Here are the 10 best new restaurants.

Miami Summers: Pure Luxury and Hidden Gems

Dwight Brown | Posted 10.15.2014 | Travel
Dwight Brown

Conventional wisdom says book a room in South Beach. But if you want a different look at Miami, head downtown.

The South In Your Mouth: The Best Southern Cookbooks

Melissa Fenton | Posted 09.22.2014 | Taste
Melissa Fenton

When you simply add a dash of sweet southern spunk and love to your dishes, you don't need much of anything else.

A Tale of Two BBQs

John Malik | Posted 09.16.2014 | Taste
John Malik

Competition BBQ has grown exponentially in the last ten years and that means bigger purses, more attention, and more competitors. But this sort of event isn't for the faint of heart -- or wallet,

What I Learned About Gastronomy, Family Values And Life By Making Homemade Peach Ice Cream

Manuel R. De Juan | Posted 09.06.2014 | Taste
Manuel R. De Juan

There is always more love in anything homemade.

America's Best BBQ Joints

SmarterTravel | Posted 08.16.2014 | Travel
SmarterTravel

So if you don't see your favorite, sound off in the comments. Until then, grab a bib and start making your travel plans, because these are some of the best barbecue joints in America.

The 21 Best Southern Restaurants Outside The South

Thrillist | Posted 07.29.2014 | Taste
Thrillist

Just because the South lays claim to fried chicken, BBQ, and mac & cheese, doesn't mean the rest of the U.S. isn't doing it right, too.

The Country's Best Fried Chicken

Ali Rosen | Posted 07.16.2014 | Taste
Ali Rosen

Everyone thinks they know where to find the best fried chicken. But Lee Schrager made it his mission.

How To Make Grits Without A Recipe

Food52 | Posted 07.16.2014 | Taste
Food52

Grits, much like porridge, are the ultimate comfort food. Most Southerners love grits, and I am no exception.

These Are 21 Of The Best Soul Food Kitchens In The Country

Thrillist | Posted 07.01.2014 | Taste
Thrillist

You'd be better off ordering the apple cobbler at most soul kitchens. Or the banana pudding. Or both.

The Best Barbecue Chains in America

The Daily Meal | Posted 05.18.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

You can screw around with burgers or pizza, but you can't screw around with barbecue.

These Are The 16 Southern Chains The Rest Of The Country Needs

Thrillist | Posted 05.05.2014 | Taste
Thrillist

In the South, chains are about fried chicken, biscuits, tacos, burgers, and addiction.

The 16 Southern Snacks You Need To Know About

Thrillist | Posted 04.27.2014 | Taste
Thrillist

From chocolate-covered cookie sandwiches to the spiciest kettle-cooked chips, these are the snacks worth traveling south for.

5 Questions for Trevor Moran: The New Chef at Nashville's The Catbird Seat

Emily Elyse Miller | Posted 04.21.2014 | Taste
Emily Elyse Miller

In just two short years, Nashville's The Catbird Seat has quickly become one of the nation's most beloved restaurants. I had the lovely opportunity to chat with co-owner Trevor Moran about his new position and big move to Nashville.

8 Things I Learned In The South

Suzy Strutner | Posted 02.06.2014 | Travel
Suzy Strutner

Fried okra is a vegetable. ...and so are fried onions.

Pickles, Pigs & Whiskey: Big Bad Chef's First Cookbook

Sam Hiersteiner | Posted 01.23.2014 | Taste
Sam Hiersteiner

Before I sat down to write about John Currence's new cookbook -- Pickles, Pigs & Whiskey -- I surveyed my brown liquor shelf and found just the right courage: a bottle of Willett Rye with one good pump left in it.

Would You Like to See My Collection of Cleavers?

John Malik | Posted 11.23.2013 | Taste
John Malik

We're a peculiar lot. Professional cooks often have quirks and idiosyncrasies that most rational people would find, perhaps, circumspect.

Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson

Sunday Dinner: Don't Even Think About Calling This Soul Food

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson | Posted 09.23.2013 | Black Voices

Don't call chef Alexander Smalls' relaunch of one-time Harlem hotspot Minton's Playhouse a comeback. Call it a revival. That's how the South Caroli...