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On The Road With RL Reeves Jr: Ian Noe at The Burl In Lexington, Kentucky

I traveled to The Burl in Lexington, Kentucky recently to see Ian Noe perform. It was a 1500 mile roundtrip. Noe’s from Beattyville, Kentucky, hard up in the Appalachians, and he writes eloquently on the hard times that folks in … Continue reading

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Eastern Kentucky Chili Bun Trail: Corner Market In Corbin

There are dozens of chili bun parlors scattered about the Tri-County region of southeastern Kentucky. Turn off your GPS and ride down a country lane in Knox, Laurel or Whitley counties and soon enough you’ll see a little quick mart … Continue reading

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On The Road With RL Reeves Jr: $20 Breakfast At Willa Jean’s

Business came calling from across town this morning so I shirked my normal duties and set out for the Garden District. New Orleans roadways take me back to my youth when my daddy could instill raw fear in me by … Continue reading

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Kentucky Beer Cheese Trail

It’s about damn time. Kentucky’s foodways are vast and one of the most crucial components is beer cheese. Please memorize the following press release: The Winchester-Clark County Tourism Commission is proud to announce the Beer Cheese Trail. Clark County is … Continue reading

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Dateline: Louisville, Kentucky To Welcome White Castle Food Trucks

Continuing along with my southern food coverage theme of late, I just discovered that White Castle is entering the food truck business and they’re doing so in Louisville, Kentucky. For Engine System and other truck essentials, people can contact online or … Continue reading

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Death Of A Small Town Mexican Restaurant: Taco Tico

Part of me came of age at a Taco Tico in the Trademark Shopping Center in Corbin, Kentucky. It was the first restaurant where I ever ate Mexican food; my training table for the nearby Lost World Video Arcade; and … Continue reading

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Food And Wine Compiles List Of America’s Best Barbecue Cities

Jamie Feldmar of Food and Wine magazine was tasked with creating a list of America’s best barbecue cities. As is the case in all of these lists compiled by people who aren’t lifers {barbecue addicts who’ve given their lives to … Continue reading

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