June 10, 2019

I know I keep my cards pretty close to my chest, so you probably haven't noticed that I love food. I love cooking and planning meals and, of course, eating. So in my mind there is almost nothing in the world better than a food hall. From St. Roche in New Orleans to Oxb...

August 17, 2018

I admit it. I've always wanted to be a part of the café society: to hang out in the local neighborhood bistro where the staff and I banter and hobnob. The wine is cheap. The food is delicious. Think Audrey Hepburn in Roman Holiday…the little Italian place where Olympia...

May 24, 2018

We finish out our taco trail this week with two Fondren favorites competing for our hearts (and stomachs). If we didn’t cover your favorite taco joint, shoot us a message! We’d love to taco ‘bout it!

Babalu Tapas & Tacos

622 Duling Avenue

Jackson, 39216



May 17, 2018

Breakfast tacos? Gas station taco trucks? Yep, you heard us. Get ready to step outside of your tacomfort zone, because this week’s stops on our PORTICO Taco Trail are sure to push the boundaries of what you think a taco should be. 

Señor Taco

6537 Old Canton Road


May 15, 2018

You might not think that a woman who moved to the US from China at the age of nine and an African American guy born and raised in Edwards, Mississippi would have very much in common. But Lina Lynn and Nick Wallace both share a passion for great food, a deep-rooted prid...

May 10, 2018

This week on our Taco Trail, we feature two Ridgeland favorites (one of which has a new location in Fondren) with some unbeatable taco deals. We can’t pick sides…which would you choose to satisfy your taco craving?

Mexikali Taqueria & Grill

862 Avery Boulevard


May 3, 2018

Growing up in the Delta during the 1970s and 80s, the tacos I knew came out of a bright yellow Old El Paso box. My mom served them with iceberg lettuce, onions, tomatoes and cheddar cheese. My friend's mom was from Texas, so she added exotic ingredients like avocados a...

October 26, 2017

In 1981, a longhaired singer-songwriter named Dan Fogelberg released a song called “Same Auld Lang Syne.” It’s a melancholy little ditty about a musician who runs into his (now married) former lover at a grocery store. They drink beer in her car and share the stories o...

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Jackson, MS 39201


P. O. Box 1183

Jackson, MS 39215

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