Duroc Pork Chop From Henry Fudge Of Madison Alabama

Duroc Pork Chop From Henry Fudge Of Madison Alabama

We drove up to Madison, Alabama from New Orleans in late Spring to meet the legendary Henry Fudge of Fudge Family Farms. Driving up Interstate 65 is a thrill as the old highway cuts through native hardwood forests with soaring stands of oak, hickory and maple proliferating just yards off the freeway. Continue Reading

When I was in culinary school in Alabama back in the 90s we took a field trip to the Golden Flake potato chip factory in the Titusville neighborhood near UAB’s campus in Birmingham.

At the end of the tour we were given paper sacks filled with Golden Flake potato chips that were still hot from the fryolators. They were the best potato chips I’ve ever eaten and light years beyond the ‘normal’ Golden Flake chips that you can buy in any gas station in the Deep South. Continue Reading