Wine and Walnuts

A blog about eating, drinking, cooking and reading in the not so Deep South

A Trip Through Culinary Heaven: Southern Foodways Alliance

Kimberly Houston | March 28, 2010

Want to plan a culinary road trip through the great American South, in all its quirky and delicious glory? Then go to the Southern Foodways Alliance website and find the Oral History Initiative Interactive Map, and start gittin’ yer ducks in a row.  The SFA map is a cool tool which allows you to plot [...]

The Basics: Southern Done Right

Kimberly Houston | December 28, 2009

Finally, I ate here, at The Basics in downtown Wilmington.  I used to work across the street and down one block; a few of my co-workers really liked the place, and came often. I never did; the menu just never really appealed to me. I think I thought, “If I want to eat food like [...]