Tag Archives: Cuisine of the Southern United States

The Sweet is in the Milk

Throughout my life I have watched my parents enjoy cornbread and milk. It was never something I partook of regularly, and to this day have rarely had it. But it has always been a big part of the West Alabama culture in which I was raised.

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Real Southern Men Bring the Funny

Yesterday, we shared with you the best of our musings about Southern life, family and our own histories. Today, we go the other way. Southern storytelling has a long history of humor, peppered with hyperbole, wit and sarcasm, sweetened with a heaping spoonful of gentility. Like good Southern cooking, it’s complex – savory and sweet.

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Meet the RSM: Adam Caperton

We here at Real Southern Men are excited to introduce you to our newest contributor, Adam Caperton. At turns a chef, wine bar operator and bona fide rock musician, Adam brings touches of both cool and class to our ragtag band of Southern pontificators. We look forward to his musings on Southern food, wine, travel […]

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