Louisiana is known for its incredible cuisine, influenced by cultures ranging from French to Spanish to African. Popular dishes include gumbo, beignets, and po boys. But that's far from all. What is Boudin? Boudin, pronounced BOO-DAN, is a dish unique to Southwest Louisiana but is now found throughout the state. The sausage is typically made up of pork heart or liver … [Read more...] about What is Boudin and Where Can I Find It?
The holiday season is upon us and if you're looking for something a bit different, it's a great time to support Southern makers. We've featured artists and craftsmen but this guide highlights the people that make the famous spirits the region is so known for. The prices of these products vary so click the links for the most up-to-date information. The availability also … [Read more...] about 34 Southern Products to Add to Your Home Bar
The South has some charming towns and romantic destinations that are the perfect place to spend time with your sweetie. Beaches and mountains tend to be the biggest hits for romantic weekends away. Thankfully this region has plenty of both. Georgia Blue Ridge The town of Blue Ridge is one of the state's most charming with a thriving downtown. While there are a … [Read more...] about The 12 Most Romantic Destinations in the South
Kentucky may be known for its bourbon trail, but there's also the Tennessee Whiskey Trail. Visitors flock to the state to see the Jack Daniel's Distillery but there are dozens more in just about every corner of the state. Tour the facilities enjoy samples, and purchase souvenirs to take home with you. Many places are also on the Franklin Masters & Makers Passport. How to … [Read more...] about Following the Tennessee Whiskey Trail
The state of Tennessee spans roughly 440 miles from the banks of the Mississippi River to the mountains of the southern Appalachians. Within those borders lie numerous parks, natural areas, and points of interest. We highlight just a few favorites. The hikes listed below are by no means a complete list, but provide the visitor with a glimpse of the diversity the region has … [Read more...] about Best Hikes in Tennessee