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Southern Sweets Showdown Play-in: #17 Fruitcake vs. #16 Blue Bell Ice Cream

Our final play-in match of the Southern Sweets Showdown comes from the Cakes, Puddings & Ice Cream region.

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Southern Sweets Showdown Play-in: #17 Pucker Powder vs. #16 Nekot Cookies

Next up in our play-in round is the Miscellany Region. This pairing of the 16 and 17 seeds from the Miscellany Region features two commercial treats that represent a multi-generation gap. On one side is the nearly century-old cookie from Lance known as the Nekot. On the other is the just-over-a-decade-old Pucker Powder. Check out […]

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Southern Sweets: The Yams Did It

Considering yams a Thanksgiving-only confection is Yankee thinking. No Southern meat-and-three worth its salt and lard would even consider not having yams on the menu year-round.

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Southern Sweets Showdown Play-in: #17 Yams vs. #16 Ambrosia

It’s finally here! The first play-in matchup of the inaugural Southern Sweets Showdown is upon us. This pairing of the 16 and 17 seeds from the Miscellany Region features treats typically associated with specific holidays.

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