Saturday, October 31, 2020

Eating Oxford

Notable Potables: The Ajax Bloody Mary

Consider it a fourth veggie serving to go with a great meat-and-three By Tad Wilkes, Nightlife & Lifestyles Editor tad.wilkes@hottytoddy.com Ah, the Bloody Mary. For some, a...

Sandwich Watch: Coop DeVille

It's not just for late night Thought by many to be sustenance only for muchie-stricken college students, Coop's always been an unsung hero for pickup...

Burger Watch: Irie on the Square

More than oysters stirring Oxonians' souls HottyToddy.com readers recently decided Irie on the Square has the second best burgers in town. It's a restaurant primarily...

On Cooking Southern: Turkey Bone Gumbo

Flavor is bone deep By Laurie Triplette ldtriplette@aol.com SOUTHERNISM OF THE WEEK Hankerin’: A desire for something. Think more coconut cake or a bowl game. ON COOKING SOUTHERN: Turkey Our...

Prominent Patties and Pies

Favorite Burgers and Pizza in Oxford Comfort food is never in short supply in Oxford's restaurants, and the two classic go-to items are pizza and...

Order of the Okra Supports Southern Foodways

Gifts and pledges now total $322,000 By Rick Hynum Okra has long been the quintessential Southern food, a vegetable so versatile that it can be deep-fried...

Pantry Potluck at the Pig

The Blind Pig hosts fifth annual potluck supper and food drive Tuesday "Everybody's welcome," says Owner Jim Moore, who will be frying and smoking turkeys...

On Cooking Southern: Pumpkin Up the Volume

Spice up Thanksgiving with pumpkin soup, cheesecake and more By Laurie Triplette ldtriplette@aol.com SOUTHERNISM OF THE WEEK: All vines and no taters (a Southern state or condition): All...

Rock 'n' Roll Chef Brings Culinary Licks to Lamar

Caterer to Coldplay, Van Halen and more about to turn Lamar Lounge menu up to 11 By Tad Wilkes, Nightlife & Lifestyles Editor tad.wilkes@hottytoddy.com Charles Owens...

On Cooking Southern: Recipes of the Week

Good doesn't have to be hard. By Laurie Triplette ldtriplette@aol.com MOTTO: KISS (Plan your meals; Buy fresh or grow your own; cook it gently; season sparingly). CREED: Good...

Must Read

Food & Drink: What’s Hot and What’s Not in 2015

By Laurie Triplette ldtriplette@aol.com We’re almost a month into the New Year and certain changes in American food preferences are becoming apparent. Still putting bacon into everything...

Checkers Drive-In Will Return to Oxford

Checker's will be relocating to the old Abner's building on West Jackson Avenue, according to the Oxford Planning Department.

EatingOxford: 3 Steps to Success at 3 Blind Wines

I’ve been attending the annual 3 Blind Wines event since it began in 2010, always with a keen eye on the top prize of...

On Cooking Southern: St. Paddy's Day

By Laurie Triplette ldtriplette@aol.com Southernism of the Week Stem-winder: A person who’s liable to give a rousing speech or effective recap of a situation; also someone or a...