Burger Beast Experiences Mississippi

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Over the course of two trips one with my good friends Ed & John and another with my wife Marcela we drove through Mississippi and experienced some good eating, we learned something along the way and we got to see what a beautiful country the United States is.

Abe’s – Clarksdale, Mississippi

Posted on Feb 3rd, 2016

Abe's Bar-B-Q was our first stop when we arrived in Clarksdale. It's got some great history behind it, how could it not? Abe's has been around since…

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Bill’s Hamburgers In Amory, Mississippi

Posted on Mar 9th, 2014

I almost didn't end up eating at Bill's Hamburgers in Amory, Mississippi. I had been giving updates to George Motz of Hamburger America/Burger Land…

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Handy Andy Grocery – Oxford, Mississippi

Posted on Aug 15th, 2015

Handy Andy Grocery is catty-cornered from the antique shop I had just left my wife Marcela at. While I'm always constantly looking for things to add…

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Larry’s Hot Tamales – Clarksdale, Mississippi

Posted on Jun 10th, 2015

Much like the South Florida Croqueta phenomenon, the Mississippi Delta has a well documented fascination with Hot Tamales. Here's an interesting…

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Owens Burger Shack – Clarksdale, Mississippi

Posted on Jul 31st, 2015

We were running low on gas while driving around Clarksdale, Mississippi so as the truck was getting its fill at a station I notice a Burger Joint…

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Shack Up Inn & RUST – Clarksdale, Mississippi

Posted on Jun 3rd, 2015

Over the last few years through many trips I've become enamored with the "South" and driving through it and enjoying the scenery. In 2014 I visited…

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The Dutch Oven – Clarksdale, Mississippi

Posted on Jun 10th, 2015

The Dutch Oven (open since 2003) is housed in an old passenger train depot and best known for its baked goods. It's only open from 10AM til 3PM on…

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The Lamar Lounge & The End Of All Music Store In Oxford, Mississippi

Posted on Mar 15th, 2014

As a longtime fan of Fat Possum Records I never thought I'd see the day that I'd find myself in Oxford, Mississippi, their hometown. It also happens…

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You Wanna Talk Old School? Check Out Phillips Grocery In Holly Springs

Posted on Apr 4th, 2014

Phillips Grocery is located in Holly Springs, Mississippi (there's another location in Oxford too). It's located right near train tracks that were…

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