Eats & Drinks2017-03-20T10:57:06+00:00

Tailgating SEC Style: Vanderbilt

This week OneSouthernMan continued our "Tailgating SEC Style" tour, traveling to Vanderbilt University, in the heart of Music City, Nashville, TN. It was a gorgeous, late-summer Saturday and both fans and food were flavorful in anticipation of the Commodores securing their first 2-0 start since 2011.  While I’ve attended several [...]

Nashville TN: Where to Eat In Every SEC Town

Nashville, TN has become a culinary hotbed as a result of the city’s explosive growth over the past several years. We’re writing a series on where to eat in every SEC town and below are a few restaurants you’re sure to enjoy when visiting Nashville. Near Vanderbilt University If you [...]

Tailgating SEC Style: Ole Miss

There’s tailgating, and there’s tailgating “SEC style.” Throughout the 2017 football season, OneSouthernMan is showcasing the tailgating scene at every SEC campus where pre-game festivities can be as big, if not more significant than the game. The first stop was Oxford, Mississippi; the home of the Ole Miss Rebels, for [...]

Summer Drinks: 6 Cocktails Perfect for Hot August Evenings

The third quarter of summer is upon us and the night-time southern temperatures are still warm. Here are 6 refreshing, seasonal toddies to enjoy on the front porch with friends. Thanks to for the list. BOURBON SLUSH PUNCH Sitting on the porch will be vastly improved with this punch [...]

Gas Grills: Late Summer Is the Ideal Time to Buy

Southern men love to cook outside and if you’re grill is on its last leg, late summer is a great time to find a bargain on a gas grill. Here are a few tips to aid your search for the ideal outside cooking machine. After the fourth of July holiday, [...]

Peabody Hotel In Memphis Nominated for Nations Best Historic Hotel

Historian David Cohn once wrote, “The Mississippi Delta begins in the lobby of the Peabody and ends on Catfish Row in Vicksburg.” The Peabody Hotel in Memphis, TN, has once again been nominated for the Nations Best Historic Hotel in a USA Today poll that runs until early August. Like [...]

Oxford, MS: Tennis, Food & Faulkner

I admit it to only a few; I love the town of Oxford, MS. When I learned the Mississippi USTA tennis tournament would be held there, I jumped at the chance to join a team and go. After all, I could play tennis, eat great food and maybe meet William [...]

Jerry’s Sno Cones In Memphis Makes the Best Sno Cones Ever!

Five years ago I tasted a snow cone. Not just any snow cone, but one from Jerry’s Sno Cones in Memphis, TN. All I can say is it changed my life. I must confess it wasn’t an earth-shattering change like meeting that special someone or embarking on a new career, [...]

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