Champy’s – Chattanooga, Tennessee

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We were driving through Chattanooga (mostly to visit Moonpie’s HQ) when Champy’s popped up. The rustic shack look of the restaurant had me in the mood before I had even ordered one thing. I was super excited to find out that Hot Tamales were on the menu, something that my wife Marcela and I came […]

Abe’s – Clarksdale, Mississippi

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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 1924. After the first World War it was relocated to where it currently sits which also happens to be another historic site, the Crossroads where it’s rumored that […]

Larry’s Hot Tamales – Clarksdale, Mississippi

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Much like the South Florida Croqueta phenomenon, the Mississippi Delta has a well documented fascination with Hot Tamales. Here’s an interesting fact, something the two dishes have in common is that they’re served with Saltines. Hot Tamales are available at every corner in Clarksdale, at least it seems that way. My wife Marcela and I ate Hot Tamales from 7 different […]