July 2014

Memphis Stew

Growing, Cooking, and Eating Mid-South Food

Jack Binion’s Steak House Rolls Out New Menu and Renovated Venue

Lighter dishes join steak favorites at Tunica’s Horseshoe Casino.


Try Lime-Cilantro Vinaigrette with Your Purple Hull Pea Salad

Summer’s Southern peas like crowders and purple hulls are delicious and in season now.


Head to Elwood’s Shack for House-smoked Meats and a Remarkable Salmon Bagel

Other customer favorites include trout tacos, BBQ pizza, and country biscuits for breakfast.


A Day Trip to Ripley Is Fun, Even Without a Lot of Tomatoes

Salad Saturday and the Alex Haley museum perk up Annual Lauderdale County Tomato Festival.


Strano Sicilian Kitchen Invigorates a Corner in Cooper-Young

Chef Josh Steiner brings Mediterranean flavors to pasta, pizza, salads, and seafood.


Head to Ripley This Weekend for the 31st Annual Lauderdale County Tomato Festival

Celebration offers contests, a pop-up museum, and plenty of Ripley tomatoes.