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From Dropout to Bakery Success: Lacey Evans of Dropout Bakery & Company Shares Her Inspiring Story

On the latest episode of the Port City Plate Podcast, we feature an exclusive interview with Lacey Evans, the owner and master baker at Dropout Bakery & Company. In this episode, Lacey shares her incredible journey from fashion school dropout to baking success, her unique sourdough king cakes, and her ever-changing themed menu that keeps…

From Coal Mines to Carnival: The Journey of Moon Pies to Mobile’s Mardi Gras

By: Marissa Deal   New York and Chicago drop a ball. Atlanta is slightly more creative. They lower a peach. But when wandering the streets of Mobile (hopefully on a Bienville Bites tour) be sure to look up – 34 stories up to be exact – to the top of the RSA Trustmark Building and…

The Scent of History on Dauphin Street: The Story of A&M Peanut Shop

By: Marissa Deal It’s a blink-and-you’ll miss it kind of place, except for the amazing aroma that pours out the door and wafts down Dauphin Street. Pedestrians’ noses lead them to a tiny peanut shop, where nuts are churning in a 100-year-old roaster, placed strategically next the door. This is The A&M Peanut Shop, a…

Top 10 Weekend Brunch Destinations in Mobile

By: Marissa Deal Top 10 Weekend Brunch Destinations in Mobile Mobile has a lively and thriving brunch culture, and brunch is an excellent place to discover the different cultural influences that have shaped Mobile over the last 300 years.  From local hole-in-the-wall joints to upscale dining, we’ve got something for everyone.  1. The Ruby Slipper…

Unwrapping the Delicious World of The Cheese Cottage with New Owner Stephenie Funaro

On the latest Port City Plate Podcast, we had the pleasure of sitting down with Stephenie Funaro, the new owner of The Cheese Cottage in Mobile, Alabama. The Cheese Cottage is one of the cherished stops on our Old Mobile Evening Tour, and we’re thrilled to share our conversation about the delightful fusion of tradition…

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…

Satisfy Your Burger Cravings with HammeredCow: A Tasty Talk with Adam Womack

In this episode, we’re serving up a delicious conversation with Adam Womack, the owner and operator of HammeredCow, one of Mobile’s smash burger sensations. Located in the bustling Insider Food Hall, HammeredCow has quickly gained a reputation for having some of the best burgers in town. Get ready to sink your teeth into this juicy…

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…

Roosevelt Patterson: From Football Star to Las Floriditas Doorman | Port City Plate Podcast

In our latest episode of the Port City Plate Podcast, we had the pleasure of sitting down with Roosevelt Patterson, a Mobile Sports Hall of Famer, football state and national champion, and former NFL player. Today, he’s better known as Rosie, the doorman at Las Floriditas, ensuring guests know the password and follow the dress…

Slurp Society’s Wade Price: The Mobile Ramen Revolution | Port City Plate Podcast

Join us for an insightful conversation on the Port City Plate podcast, where we interviewed the talented and creative chef Wade Price from Slurp Society. In this episode, we explore Wade’s culinary journey, his experiences, and the vision behind his iconic ramen restaurant in Mobile. Read on to get a glimpse of the conversation and…