Blog Break 2

Mockingbird is away from headquarters this week so posts will be sporadic. If I was in a place with more interesting food we wouldn’t have this problem. Stay tuned…

BaconFest 2010 Dates!

BaconFest 2010 Announced!!! February 26-27, 2010 Feb 26: Swine and Dine @ The Glowing Body Sponsored by East Tennessee’s best, Benton’s Smoky Mountain Country Hams. Allen Benton will be on hand to discuss his products. Wine curated by Stanton Webster. Small plates created by local chefs/bacon enthusiasts to be paired with special wines. Tickets for Swine and […]

Knoxville Food Finds

Here’s a round up of Knoxville Food Finds from some local eaters. Anna Bogle: I discovered Aroma Cafe – Cuban restaurant in Eagleton Village (between Vestal and Maryville) – they have ridiculously good Cuban snadwiches, Tostones, and Papas Rellenos. Aroma Cafe 2570 East Broadway Ave Eagleton Village, TN 37804 (865) 982-4933 Katie Ries: Super Asian […]

Mint Chutney

Mint Chutney recipe from Street Food via Mangoes and Curry Leaves, a cookbook I can’t say enough good things about. The recipes are amazing. Ignore the seemingly unedited editorials… 2 cups packed mint leaves 1/4 cup fresh lime juice 2 tablespoons coriander leaves 3 tablespoons of shallots or yellow onion 2 teaspoons of green cayenne […]