Monday, June 18, 2007
Someone mentions Southern Cuisine and you likely say BBQ. Right ?
Then, there’s grits, chittlins, Cajun Cooking and more.
But there’s a group of enthusiasts of another Southern tradition - RC Cola and Moon Pies. Some consider this the original fast food – both Moon Pies and the RC Cola provided bigger portions for less money, as a result it became a quick meal of choice by many workers.
Thousands annually gather the third weekend in June in a Tennessee community called Bell Buckle, normally population of 406. In this podcast we hear what the big deal is and how they celebrate.