• May

    When: Friday, June 7, 2013, 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
    Where: Blue Smoke, 116 East 27th Street, New York, NY  

    The Southern Foodways Alliance will celebrate the annual Big Apple Barbecue Block Party with SFA-produced films about barbecue, smart talk about barbecue, and riffs on barbecue from some of the South’s best chefs.
    The SFA, a University of Mississippi-based institute, documents, studies, and celebrates the diverse food cultures of the changing American South. For the past eleven years, we’ve worked with Union Square Hospitality Group to make films about American barbecue culture. Debuting will be a Joe York-produced film on McClard’s Bar-B-Q, smoking since 1928 in Hot Springs, Arkansas.
    Chefs leading the way include:

    • Kenny Callaghan, Blue Smoke, New York, New York
    • Matt Kelly, Mateo Tapas, Durham, North Carolina
    • Kyle Knall, Maysville, New York, New York
    • Mike Lata, The Ordinary, Charleston, South Carolina
    • Joseph Lenn, Blackberry Farm, Walland, Tennessee
    To Begin
    Potlikker Shots
    To Savor
    Lowcountry Barbecue Blade Oysters
    Simmons Farms Delta Delacata 
    Texas Salt and Pepper Beef Ribs
    Barbecue Bocadillo with Piquillo Cheese
    More Flights of Barbecue Fancy
    To Sip
    Full Steam Brewery Beer
    Foggy Ridge Cider
    Tito’s Vodka
    Mountain Valley Spring Water
    To Watch
    Joe York films on the Skylight Inn, Ayden, North Carolina, and McClard’s Bar-B-Q, Hot Springs, Arkansas
    Tickets, priced at $75 per person, include food, drink, and films, and are ON SALE NOW. Tickets are available by advance purchase only. Snap them up quickly; last year, they sold out in 4 days. Go to: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/384552 to buy.

    Email sfaevents@olemiss.edu with questions.