Category Archives: Memphis

Muddy’s Bakeshop, Memphis TN

Muddy’s Bakeshop Buttermilk Pie Coconut Chess Pie Pecan Pie Chocolate Chip, Pecan, Bourbon Pie Chocolate-Peanut Butter Layer Cake Chocolate with Chocolate Buttercream Cupcake, Neapolitan Cupcake, Grasshopper Cupcake, Red Velvet Cupcake Selected as a last stop en route from Memphis to … Continue reading

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Germantown Commissary, Memphis TN

Germantown Commissary Ribs and Shoulder Platter with a Roll, Deviled Egg, Baked Beans, Coleslaw Lemon Ice Box Pie Caramel Cake Banana Pudding Chosen as the final Barbeque stop on the way out of Memphis, Germantown Commissary may not gather the … Continue reading

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Uncle Lou’s Famous Fried Chicken, Burgers, and Hot Wings, Memphis TN

Uncle Lou’s Famous Fried Chicken. Burgers, and Hot Wings 3 Piece – Old Fashioned Breast, Thigh and Leg with Sweet and Spicy Love Honey Butter Biscuits Potato Salad Cream Corn Nuggets Pecan and Coconut Fried Pies Spending the bulk of … Continue reading

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Porcellino’s Craft Butcher, Memphis TN

Porcellino’s Craft Butcher Pain au Chocolate, Corn Muffin with Cinnamon Cream Cheese Icing, Pecan Croissant Cold Brew from Relevant Roasters of Memphis Bacon, Egg, and Cheese Biscuit Cinnamon Roll Pimento Cheese Gougeres Dutch Baby Almond Butterscotch Coffee Cake Bread Pudding … Continue reading

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Hog & Hominy, Memphis TN

Hog & Hominy Biscuits and Gravy Deviled Eggs – Lardo, Pickled Mustard Seeds Hot Brown – Brioche, Turkey, Porcellino’s Bacon, Fonduta, Gravy, Egg Margherita – Tomato Sauce, Mozzarella, Basil Red Eye – Pork Belly, Egg, Fontina, Celery Leaf, Sugo Peanut … Continue reading

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The Second Line, Memphis TN

Second Line The Original Andouille + Crawfish + Pimento Cheese Fries The Johnny Snack – Hot Ham + Cheese with Beef Debris with Spinach Madeline Pecan Bread Pudding – Salty Caramel + Vanilla Ice Cream Opting against Restaurant Iris in … Continue reading

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Central BBQ, Memphis TN

Central BBQ Half Rack Ribs, Pulled Chicken, Sliced Brisket, Mac n’ Cheese, Pork Rinds, Rolls Pulled Pork Sandwich with Slaw Peanut Butter Pie Caramel Cake Banana Pudding Having spent the better part of the morning visiting Sun Records, Beale Street, … Continue reading

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Gibson’s Donuts, Memphis TN

Gibson’s Donuts Apple Fritter Red Velvet Glazed Old Fashioned Glazed Cruller Crumb Cake Blueberry Cake Caramel Glazed Yeast Largely underwhelmed by Brother Juniper’s it was onward to Gibson’s Donuts that the culinary tour of Memphis progressed and with a line … Continue reading

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Brother Juniper’s, Memphis TN

Brother Juniper’s Marshmallow Chocolate Chip Bundt Cake Bacon, Egg, and Cheese Biscuit Two Biscuits with Sorghum and Apple Butter Blueberry Pancakes with Pure Maple Syrup French Toast Monte Cristo with Ham, Swiss, Strawberry Jam, and Cheese Grits Beginning day two … Continue reading

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Andrew Michael Italian Kitchen, Memphis TN

Andrew Michael Italian Kitchen Crostini – Olive Tapanade Scallops – Mushroom, Pears, Meyer Lemon, Green Garlic, Dashi AM Breakfast – 63 Degree Poached Egg, Pork Belly, Polenta, AM Pork Rinds Panzanella – Crab, Crème Fraiche, Asparagus, Brown Butter, Egg Yolk … Continue reading

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Charles Vergo’s Rendezvous, Memphis TN

Charles Vergo’s Rendezvous Charcoal Ribs and Shoulder Combo with Beans and Slaw Potato Salad Rolls Pleasing locals and tourists alike with Barbeque and kitsch since 1948, Charles Vergo’s Rendezvous was an obvious ‘must visit’ while exploring downtown Memphis and with … Continue reading

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Cozy Corner, Memphis TN

Cozy Corner Cornish Hen 2-Bone Ribs, Slaw, Beans, Bread Banana Pudding Recently relocated from the famous baby blue location across the street, it was with admitted disappointment that I approached the counter adjacent to Encore Café to order some barbecue, … Continue reading

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Gus’s World Famous Fried Chicken, Mason TN

Gus’s World Famous Fried Chicken Four Piece + a Breast with Beans, Slaw, Bread Pecan Pie Chess Pie Banana Pudding Now available in a few US Cities, with more to come, the story of Gus’s World Famous Fried Chicken began … Continue reading

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