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Danny Calametti & the Culinary Chronicles of Alabama Coasting

In a dynamic fusion of flavors and festivities, Danny Calametti, the force behind Alabama Coasting, opens up the world of South Alabama’s most iconic events in the latest episode of the Port City Plate podcast. Alabama Coasting, known for its enthusiastic promotion of Gulf Coast events, serves as an influential figure in narrating the region’s…

Sweet Success: Cammie Wayne’s Journey with Cammie’s Old Dutch Ice Cream Shoppe

In this week’s can’t-miss episode of the Port City Plate Podcast, we are serving up a delightful treat that intertwines with Mobile’s gastronomic heritage. We bring you the story of Cammie Wayne, the resilient and innovative owner of the iconic Cammie’s Old Dutch Ice Cream Shoppe, a cornerstone in the Mobile community since 1969. A…

Toomey’s Mardi Gras: A Deep Dive into Mobile’s Carnival Tradition with Stephen Toomey

Are you ready to immerse yourself in the vibrant world of Mardi Gras? Look no further than our latest podcast episode, where we sit down with the one and only Stephen Toomey, owner of Toomey’s Mardi Gras Store in Mobile, Alabama. From Moon Pies to hand-strung beads, Toomey’s has been the go-to source for all…

The Tiki Tide Rises in Mobile: Roy Clark’s Voyage from Bartender to Tiki Week Visionary

    Amid the historic charm and coastal allure of Mobile, there emerges, once a year, a tropical paradise that draws locals and visitors alike. This island oasis isn’t set by the Gulf but nestled right in the heart of Downtown Mobile, championed by one man’s vision: Roy Clark. When Roy first stepped behind the…

Behind the Gumbo: A Journey Through Mobile’s Rich Culinary History with Cart Blackwell

In this installment, we take a deep dive into the heart of Mobile’s food, history, and the iconic Mardi Gras celebrations with none other than Cart Blackwell, the gifted curator of the Mobile Carnival Museum. With his background in architectural history and art history, Cart whisks us away on an enlightening journey that is bound…

Brewing a Community – A Talk with David Nelson of Braided River Brewing Co.

We’re thrilled to share our latest podcast episode with you, an engaging and enlightening conversation with David Nelson, the founder and owner of Braided River Brewing Co. In this episode, titled “Cultivating Craft and Community: David Nelson’s Braided River Brewing Co. Journey”, we explore the intricate world of craft brewing through the eyes of a…

Explore Mobile: Tours in Mobile, Alabama

Welcome to Mobile, Alabama, a charming Southern city with a rich history and diverse cultural experiences. The best way to discover the spirit of Mobile is through its amazing tours, where you’ll uncover fascinating stories, experience centuries old streets, local cuisine, and embark on thrilling adventures. What are the best tours in Mobile? You will…

Burgers in Mobile : A Guide to Mobile’s Most Delectable Burger Spots – The Top 10

Craving a juicy, mouthwatering burger in Mobile, Alabama? Look no further! This city has no shortage of amazing burger joints to satisfy your hunger. From classic American beef patties to innovative gourmet creations, Mobile has it all. We’ve scoured the city for the best burger spots, and we’re excited to share our top picks with…

Exploring the Sudsy Delights of Mobile, Alabama: A Guide to the City’s Four Breweries

Mobile, Alabama, a picturesque city on the Gulf Coast, is home to a thriving craft beer scene that is sure to quench the thirst of beer enthusiasts everywhere. The city boasts four notable breweries: Iron Hand Brewing, Braided River Brewing Co., Old Majestic Brewing, and Oyster City Brewing Co. In this blog post, we’ll take…

A Culinary Adventure at Market by the Bay: Discovering Mobile Bay’s Seafood Sensation | Port City Plate Podcast

The latest episode of the Port City Plate Podcast episode takes us across Mobile Bay to Market by the Bay in Daphne, Alabama. Located on the Eastern Shore right off Interstate 10 and Highway 98, Market by the Bay has been a seafood staple for nearly 20 years. Garret DeLuca and Michael Sullivan took over…