Tag Archives: southern

Boudin Balls

There are many things we love about my brother-in-law, Bradley. He is kind, funny, good at mediating family arguments, and most importantly, he loves my sister. But perhaps the best fringe benefit of having a brother-in-law from Baton Rouge is that he brought boudin into our lives. And for that, we will forever be grateful. […]

12/100: Fried Livermush

Years ago when I was very homesick and living in Maryland I bought two books- Adam Lucas’  The Best Game Ever and Bob Garner’s Guide to North Carolina Barbecue. Reading about the historic 1957 UNC team that my grandfather was a part of and the foods from home that I missed so dearly made me feel a little better, […]

Smoked Chicken Wings

After months of dodging it I finally caught the flu. It was inevitable, of course, since last week a preschooler coughed in my face and everyone both at school and in life has the crud. I have been working on the next installment of Tasting North Carolina and a few other exciting recipes but this […]