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re: Cajun Boiled Smoked Turkey - Jim Thompson
We like to throw a medium sized turkey in our crawfish boil once it's done in the spring. Never took any extra steps but people seem to like it. ...
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Abysmal "sirloin pork chops" at Canseco in Arabi - Jim Thompson
Did Canseco Arabi hire an orangutan as their butcher? We bought a couple family packs of "sirloin pork chops" to throw on the grill for the game tonite. Broke them out of the cellophane to season them and throw 'em on the grill and just started laughing. Massive saucer plate sized hunks of bone w...
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re: Fat Man Gripes: Hard Crusty Oatmeal Creme Pies - Jim Thompson
When we were kids we'd unscrew the pie, place a peanut butter cup in the middle then smash it back together. Called it the All American. Heading to the curb store right now....
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Longread on Seizoensbrouwerij Vandewalle in Belgium - Jim Thompson
https://www.belgiansmaak.com/seizoensbrouwerij-vandewalle/ "Before Chris Vandewalle started his own brewery in Lo-Reninge, he learned about beer’s cultural power from historical brewery records. Through his house brewery—Seizoensbrouwerij Vandewalle—he set out to renew the region’s traditions."...
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re: Anyone know where to get good smoked sausage in Tuscaloosa? - Jim Thompson
Order from Best Stop in Scott LA https://www.beststopinscott.com/shop/...
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re: 50 States, 50 Cuisines: The Food Worth Traveling For in Every State - Jim Thompson
The Greek-owned restaurant scene in Alabama is great, and long-running. In Bham there's Smokehouse, Nikki's West, Fish Market, Sam's Super Sandwiches, Pappa's Grill, Sarris', Yanni's, Gus's, Johnny's plus Bright Star in Bessemer. I love the barbecue with white sauce at Miss Myra's in Cahaba Heig...
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Recipe: Chile Poblano Strips with Onions, Corn and Cream - Jim Thompson
https://mexicocooks.typepad.com/mexico_cooks/2020/10/rajas-de-chile-poblano-con-crema-cebolla-y-elote-chile-poblano-strips-with-onion-corn-kernels-and-cr.html A side dish recipe from one of my favorite cooks...
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Gather Your Friends:Try a 2-Foot-Long Machete Quesadilla at These 4 Austin Trailers - Jim Thompson
https://www.texasmonthly.com/food/gather-your-friends-machete-two-foot-long-quesadilla-austin-trailers/ Can't wait to hit these spots...
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How Slim Jims went from bar snack to backpacks—with a little help from Macho Man - Jim Thompson
https://thetakeout.com/slim-jims-macho-man-randy-savage-commercials-spoke-to-a-1844822956 "The raw mix cooks at 85 degrees for 17 hours, causing the snap that would go on to define the product." Temp seems a mite low....
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San Antonio Barbacoa - Jim Thompson
https://www.sacurrent.com/sanantonio/best-barbacoa/BestOf?oid=24519505...
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Who owns 'Who Dat?’ Company that once sparred with Saints sues wing joint - Jim Thompson
https://www.fox8live.com/2020/09/24/who-owns-who-dat-company-that-once-sparred-with-saints-over-trademark-catchphrase-sues-new-orleans-wing-spot/...
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Will New Orleans' neighborhood bars survive coronavirus pandemic? - Jim Thompson
https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/american-south/2020/09/24/amid-coronavirus-new-orleans-bars-struggle-survive/5856711002/...
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Duchesse De Bourgogne and its Royal Ascent (longread) - Jim Thompson
https://www.belgiansmaak.com/duchesse-de-bourgogne-flemish-red-brown-beer/?mc_cid=19a0f63340&mc_eid=688a12b275...
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re: Good Eats in Fort Payne, Alabama? - Jim Thompson
The Spleen: Thanks for the Mi Ranchito rec. Went twice in the last seven weeks. Really good, and excellent chips and salsa (free) Nice folks running that joint. ...
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re: Who sells your favorite sno-ball? - Jim Thompson
Chocolate coconut for $1 at Stop Jockin'...
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re: Looking for a good chili recipe - Jim Thompson
I remember an old one that was titled "The Rules of Texas Red" that was a good outline of what to put in Texas chili and what not to put in Texas chili. Of course there are hundreds of great chilis that have beans too though. ...
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re: Old Timey Drive In (Burgers, Chili Dogs, Crinkle Cut Fries) Within an Hour of New Orleans - Jim Thompson
I looked up Malt n Burger and Goal Post Drive Inn and they are exactly what I was dreaming about. Thanks. Will report back. ...
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Old Timey Drive In (Burgers, Chili Dogs, Crinkle Cut Fries) Within an Hour of New Orleans - Jim Thompson
Is there an old fashioned drive in, where the waitresses bring it to your car, within an hour or so of New Orleans? Like a Sonic but a mom n pop? Thanks y'all....
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Williby's Catfish - Gentilly - New Orleans - Jim Thompson
Who's been? How's the catfish?...
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