Tag Archives: Peanut Butter

The He-Said, She-Said of the Southern Sweets Showdown

Today you get two showdowns in one. On one level it’s #4 Apple Butter vs. #13 Banana & Mayonnaise Sandwich in the Miscellany Region. On another level, it’s Deb vs. Wayne, Her vs. Him in the Battle of the Sandwich.

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Southern Sweets Showdown Round 1: #14 Chick-O-Stick vs. #3 Moon Pies

Round One of the Southern Sweets Showdown rolls on with the 3-seeds versus the 14-seeds.

Our first matchup of those seeds comes from the Hand-Held Treats Region, pitting the #3 Moon Pies against the #14 Chick-O-Stick.

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Southern Sweet: Mr. Lance & His Backward Cookie

In 1913, a food broker in Charlotte, North Carolina got stuck with 500 pounds of unwanted raw peanuts. Where others might have seen a wholesaling blunder, Philip L. Lance saw opportunity.

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Twanglish Lesson: The Elvis (Sandwich)

Twanglish Lessons is your bi-weekly guide to mastering the finer points of the Official Language of the South. Remember, it’s not English; it’s Twanglish.

Today’s Twanglish Lesson continues our Elvis Week posts and deals with one of our favorite topics: food. Good, Southern, heavy, nasty, fatty comfort food.

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