Alpine Burger (Char-grilled w/Smoked Gouda, Caramelized Bacon & Onion, Portobello Mushroom, Dijon Mustard &, Garlic Mayo)

Woody’s Burgers Food Truck

Last night at the Wheelin’ Dealin’ Street Food Festival we had Woody’s Burgers come out to Florida’s longest running Food Truck event for the first time. I was extra excited since I’m on a wood burning & char-grilled Burger kick and Woody’s covers both of those. The 7 ounce patties from Woody’s Burgers are made from a mix of Chuck & Brisket. The … Continue reading

Duck Chorizo - Pekin Duck, Chiles, Cumin, Garlic Oregano served with Violet Mustard & Blistered Peppers

A Look Back At Prost Wurstgrill and Bierhouse In Brickell, Florida

Prost Wurstgrill and Bierhouse in Brickell seemed to be all over the twitter-sphere one week and by the following week it was gone. Phil Bryant formerly of Swine was the consulting Chef at Prost and had invited Gio from Chat Chow TV and I in for a tasting. I’m pretty sure it was the last meal served out of Prost before … Continue reading

Phillips Grocery in Holly Springs, Mississippi

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

Phillips Grocery is located in Holly Springs, Mississippi (there’s another location in Oxford too). It’s located right near train tracks that were involved in the Van Dorn Raid of the American Civil War. The two story house was built as a Saloon in 1892 by a former Confederate soldier, became a Grocery Store in 1919 and then started serving Burgers … Continue reading

Chicken & Waffles

Caporal Chicken Opens In Miami, After Achieving Legendary Status in New York

Ever heard of Caporal Chicken? Well, if you’re not from New York or Cuba it’s unlikely. Caporal Chicken had something like 14 locations in Cuba before Castro came along and put a stop to that. In 1968 they opened up in the Washington Heights part of New York where their name is now legendary. The family moved to Miami in … Continue reading

The Lamar Lounge - Oxford, Mississippider

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

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 to be the hometown of John T. Edge who penned a really great book about Burgers I suggest you read if you haven’t, Hamburgers & Fries: An American Story. I found about The … Continue reading

Shake Shack - Fresh Cut Fries

Shake Shack Debuts Fresh Cut Fries in NYC #ShackFreshFries

I know what you’re thinking, if Shake Shack now has Fresh Cut Fries at the Upper Eastide Shack in NYC, how long before we get some of that potato love? According to Shake Shack’s Instagram Account: “No firm date to report just yet, but in the coming months we’ll start offering them at more and more US Shacks. Sit tight…” … Continue reading