Anchorage of Southern Cuisine in Greenville
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Anchorage of Southern Cuisine in Greenville

Anchorage means a place where vessels anchor.  But, it also has another meaning of securing or a source of reassurance.  Traditional southern cuisine from the land definitely has a firm anchor in one of the hottest restaurants in the Southeast – The Anchorage in Greenville, South Carolina.  Traditional southern staples of peas, corn, and even … Continue reading

Crater Lake Lodge’s Grilled Pimento Cheese
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Crater Lake Lodge’s Grilled Pimento Cheese

Crater Lake is legendary for its awe-inspiring views.  In this pimento-cheese-loving southern gal’s book, Crater Lake Lodge is legendary for its grilled pimento cheese.  The perfect pimento cheese should be gooey and chunky with a bit of a tangy bite to it.  It’s even better oozing out of a grilled sandwich. While visiting Crater Lake … Continue reading

Prospector’s Spinach Artichoke Dip
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Prospector’s Spinach Artichoke Dip

Small mining towns often offer big surprises.  Prospectors struck it rich in the mining boomtown of Rico in Southwest Colorado in the 1800s and early 1900s.  If you’re looking to strike it rich with an unforgettable meal, head to the Prospector along the San Juan Skyway, just 28 miles from Telluride. I wasn’t expecting to find … Continue reading

Avocado Toast is Seedlucious in Santa Fe
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Avocado Toast is Seedlucious in Santa Fe

Avocado toast seems to be the hottest thing on the breakfast menu lately.  So while in Santa Fe, New Mexico recently I swapped my usual Huevos Motuleños at Cafe Pasqual’s for Two Poached Eggs on Avocado Toast.  I got it with their Seedlucious bread.  One bite, I knew I had to ask for the recipe! … Continue reading

Tomato Pie at the Kitchen Sync
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Tomato Pie at the Kitchen Sync

Tomato Pie is about as southern as it gets.  Only thing that might be more southern – grits.  You can get both at Kitchen Sync in my hometown of Greenville, South Carolina. Kitchen Sync has become one of our go-to spots for dinner for my mom and me.  We’ve eaten there probably 4-5 times and each … Continue reading