Dec 192014
 
Top 10 burgers, hotdogs – and decadent dishes

I wrote this Piece a little over a year ago for The Guardian website. It just dawned on me that I never included it on the Best Memphis Burger site. Happy Holidays. Enjoy! Memphis can tempt with food, as well as music … There’s maple-bacon donuts, giant burgers done to a T, Elvis Presley’s peanut butter and banana sandwich, and hotdogs with real bite: Gibson’s Donuts – Maple Bacon Donut You know that wonderful flavour [full post]

Oct 242012
 
Notable Memphis Burgers

It’s no secret that my blogging significantly slowed down while planning the inaugural Best Memphis Burger Fest. I hate that I wasn’t getting much writing done, but putting on a festival is a lot of work. Much more than I ever anticipated. Ironically, while new entries on BestMemphisBurger.com were few and far between, my going out to eat increased significantly. It seemed like I was always meeting someone to talk about a sponsorship lead or [full post]

May 302012
 
Gus's World Famous Fried Chicken

I’m taking a small leap once again by not writing about burgers or hot wings, so please bear with me. Recently we had reason to celebrate something at my house. The problem was, we were all just too exhausted to go out. Instead, I texted my wife something like this, “How about some Gus’s?” Her reply was a simple, but very convincing, “Oh Yes!” And in that instant, I knew dinner was going to be [full post]