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Lifelong southerners Chris and Will talk about happenings and culture in the American South.

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Lifelong southerners Chris and Will talk about happenings and culture in the American South.

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So fun!

By GoseyGirl05 - Jul 31 2019
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I love it. Just listened to my 1st episode and y’all make me laugh!

Wonderful!

By LeighAnn85 - May 14 2019
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I really love yalls podcast and look forward to hearing it every week.

iTunes Ratings

164 Ratings
Average Ratings
155
3
3
0
3

So fun!

By GoseyGirl05 - Jul 31 2019
Read more
I love it. Just listened to my 1st episode and y’all make me laugh!

Wonderful!

By LeighAnn85 - May 14 2019
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I really love yalls podcast and look forward to hearing it every week.
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Potluck: A Podcast about Southern Culture

Latest release on Dec 01, 2019

The Best Episodes Ranked Using User Listens

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Rank #1: April Buffalo Trace Old Fashioned Friday

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It's the April edition of Old Fashioned Friday. We take listener questions and enjoy some Buffalo Trace Old Fashioneds. This month, we sat at the bar of Blockhouse in Franklin, TN while we recorded. Check them out if you're looking for a good barber or a good cocktail. http://www.theblockhouse.net.

Speaking of, thank you to our wonderful presenting sponsor:

Buffalo Trace Bourbon: made at the legendary 200-year-old Buffalo Trace Distillery, the world’s most award-winning distillery. It's a delicious bourbon you can drink neat, on the rocks or in cocktails, like our Old Fashioneds. Post how you like to enjoy Buffalo Trace with #TastetheTrace, and learn more at BuffaloTrace.com.

Apr 26 2019

59mins

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Rank #2: Savannah, Memphis, and James Beard Nominees

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Chris and Will begin this episode with updates from the travel they both had over the weekend to Savannah, GA and Memphis, TN, respectively. Then, they talk about the 2019 James Beard Awards Finalists. If you want to see the full list of nominees, you can find that here. Also, here is a link to the Sean Brock New Yorker profile from 2011, which Will referenced.

We want to thank our wonderful sponsors, who make this show possible: 

GUMPTION Conference - GUMPTION is a conference that celebrates the best of the South, and it’s coming up March 9 here in Franklin, Tennessee. Featured speakers include Sean Dietrich (Sean of the South), Beth Ann Fennelly (Poet Laureate of Mississippi), Odessa Settles, Jeff Shinabarger, and more. This is an experiential conference where we will hear from some of the leading creatives in the South about how they’re using food, drink, music, literature, photography, skateboards, and even spray paint to foster creativity and hospitality in our region. It’s going to be a lot of fun, and if you love the South and care about the direction we’re headed in, then we’d love for you to join us. Tickets are limited, so visit GUMPTION2019.com for the full lineup of speakers and ticket information. GUMPTION2019.com.   Eli Mason - Premium cocktail mixers and syrups made with all-natural ingredients in Nashville, TN. Old Fashioned mixer, Mint Julep mixer (Gotta plan for that Derby party), plus premium bar syrups like Grenadine, Demerara, and seasonal syrups like Spiced Simple and Fresh Peach. Save 20% on 3-packs with the code 'potluck', and if you order $50 or more they’ll send you a FREE stainless steel cocktail jigger with your order. EliMason.com or follow them on Instagram at @EliMasonSyrups.   Mountain Valley Spring Water - Hot Springs, AR. Delicious spring water straight from the source in the Ouachita Mountains in Arkansas. Beautiful green bottles. Still, sparkling, blackberry pomegranate or lime. Available in fine grocery stores or online at MountainValleySpring.com. Follow them on Instagram @MountainValleyWater.   Tree House Macarons - Augusta, GA. Late Winter collection available online NOW at TreeHouseMacarons.com. Flavors include Chocolate, Crème Brûlée, Lemon Blueberry, Butter Pecan, Earl Grey, Red Velvet, Caramel Cheesecake, Chocolate Raspberry, Café au lait, Grand Marnier, White Chocolate Strawberry, and Snickers. Order now before they sell out. Use code 'potluck' to save 25%. Follow them on Instagram @TreeHouseMacarons.

Feb 28 2019

1hr 5mins

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Rank #3: Mashed Potato Mystery

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On this very special episode of Potluck, Will and Chris talk about the mysterious bowls of mashed potatoes which appeared around Jackson, MS last week. Then, they land an interview with the individual some have called the Mashed Potato Maniac... and are left with more questions than answers.

Thanks to our sponsors for their continued support of this show:

Eli Mason - Premium cocktail mixers and syrups made with all-natural ingredients in Nashville, TN. The Mint Julep Mix is back for a limited time, so stock up for your Derby party! Save 20% on 3-packs with the code potluck, and if you order $50 or more they’ll send you a FREE stainless steel cocktail jigger with your order. EliMason.com or follow them on Instagram at @EliMasonSyrups.

Mountain Valley Spring Water - Hot Springs, AR. Delicious spring water straight from the source in the Ouachita Mountains in Arkansas. Beautiful green bottles. Still, sparkling, blackberry pomegranate or lime. Available in fine grocery stores or online at MountainValleySpring.com. Follow them on Instagram @MountainValleyWater.

Tree House Macarons - Augusta, GA. Early Spring collection available online NOW at TreeHouseMacarons.com. Flavors include classics like Creme Brûlée, Chocolate, and Lemon Blueberry, along with seasonal flavors like Key Lime, Cookies & Cream, Blackberry Mojito, Peaches & Cream, and more. Order now before they sell out. Use code potluckto save 25%. And contact them directly if you’d like to custom order macarons for an event, a wedding, or if you’d like to carry them in your retail store. TreeHouseMacarons.com or follow them online at @treehousemacarons.

The Great Slider Showdown - Coming up on Saturday, June 1 in Franklin, Tennessee. 10 chefs paired with 10 farms, 10 creative sliders, celebrity judges will select one winner for the grand prize of $3k cash and a Goldens’ Cast Iron Grill. Get your tickets at GreatSliderShowdown.com.

Apr 18 2019

34mins

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Rank #4: Derby Debacle, James Beard Winners, and Salsa Blanca

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This week on the show, Will and Chris discuss the debacle, which was the Kentucky Derby, and all the drama surrounding it. Then they discuss Will's trip to Jackson, MS. Next, they talk about this year's James Beard Award winners. Finally, Will tells Chris about a Mexican Restaurant special which originated in Virginia. Here is the article from the Virginian Pilot about the salsa blanca

May 09 2019

53mins

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Rank #5: Birthday Dinner, Biscuits, and Chinese Food

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First, Will gives an update on his birthday dinner, which was at Black Rabbit in Nashville. Then, they talk about an NPR article about biscuits, which leads to a broader biscuit discussion. You can read that article here. Then, they discuss an article from the LA Times called "Finding Chinese food, and home, in Nashville, Tennessee." It's a fascinating read about relating to family through food traditions, which has a connection to Will and Chris's city. 

Thanks to our wonderful sponsors:

GUMPTION Conference  - GUMPTION is a conference that celebrates the best of the South, and it’s coming up March 8-9 here in Franklin, Tennessee. Featured speakers include Sean Dietrich (Sean of the South), Beth Ann Fennelly (Poet Laureate of Mississippi), Odessa Settles, Jeff Shinabarger (Shinnabarger), and more. This is an experiential conference where we will hear from some of the leading creatives in the South about how they’re using food, drink, music, literature, photography, skateboards, and even spray paint to foster creativity and hospitality in our region. It’s going to be a lot of fun, and if you love the South and care about the direction we’re headed in, then we’d love for you to join us. Tickets are limited, so visit GUMPTION2019.com for the full lineup of speakers and ticket information. GUMPTION2019.com.   Eli Mason - Premium cocktail mixers and syrups made with all-natural ingredients in Nashville, TN. Old Fashioned mixer, Mint Julep mixer (Gotta plan for that Derby party), plus premium bar syrups like Grenadine, Demerara, and seasonal syrups like Spiced Simple and Fresh Peach. Save 20% on 3-packs with the code potluck, and if you order $50 or more they’ll send you a FREE stainless steel cocktail jigger with your order. EliMason.com or follow them on Instagram at @EliMasonSyrups.   Mountain Valley Spring Water - Hot Springs, AR. Delicious spring water straight from the source in the Ouachita Mountains in Arkansas. Beautiful green bottles. Still, sparkling, blackberry pomegranate or lime. Available in fine grocery stores or online at MountainValleySpring.com. Follow them on Instagram @MountainValleyWater.   Tree House Macarons - Augusta, GA. Early Winter collection available online NOW at TreeHouseMacarons.com. Flavors include Butter Pecan, Almond Joy, Blueberry Cheesecake, Peanut Butter Cup and Mint Chocolate. Order now before they sell out. Use code potluckto save 25%. Follow them on Instagram @TreeHouseMacarons.

Jan 24 2019

53mins

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Rank #6: Mother's Day, Marianne Eaves, and Charleston's Food Scene

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First, Will and Chris shoot the breeze about what they did on Mother's Day and surrounding events. Then, they talk about the sudden departure of bourbon rockstar Marianne Eaves from the Castle & Key Distillery. Finally, they discuss a New York Times article about the state of the Charleston Food Scene. 

Thanks to our wonderful sponsors: 

Eli Mason - Premium cocktail mixers and syrups made with all-natural ingredients in Nashville, TN. The Mint Julep Mix is back for a limited time, so stock up for your Derby party! Save 20% on 3-packs with the code potluck, and if you order $50 or more they’ll send you a FREE stainless steel cocktail jigger with your order. EliMason.com or follow them on Instagram at @EliMasonSyrups.

Mountain Valley Spring Water - Hot Springs, AR. Delicious spring water straight from the source in the Ouachita Mountains in Arkansas. Beautiful green bottles. Still, sparkling, blackberry pomegranate or lime. Available in fine grocery stores or online at MountainValleySpring.com. Follow them on Instagram @MountainValleyWater.

Tree House Macarons - Augusta, GA. Late Spring collection available online NOW at TreeHouseMacarons.com. Flavors include classics like Creme Brûlée, Chocolate, and Lemon Blueberry, along with seasonal flavors like Rose, Italian Cream, Strawberry Lemonade, and Peach Sangria, and more. Order now before they sell out. Also, now you can get 6-packs! Use code potluckto save 25%. And contact them directly if you’d like to custom order macarons for an event, a wedding, or if you’d like to carry them in your retail store. TreeHouseMacarons.com or follow them online at @treehousemacarons.

The Great Slider Showdown - Coming up on Saturday, June 1 in Franklin, Tennessee. 10 chefs paired with 10 farms, 10 creative sliders, celebrity judges will select one winner for the grand prize of $3k cash and a Goldens’ Cast Iron Grill. Get your tickets at GreatSliderShowdown.com.

May 16 2019

52mins

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Rank #7: Daylight Saving, Biscuit Bracket, and B's Cracklin

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First, Will and Chris debate the merits of Daylight Saving Time, and they get into a little discussion about their travel to Kentucky this weekend. Then, they release the information about their upcoming March Madness Biscuit Bracket. Finally, they talk about the sad news of B's Cracklin' BBQ burning down in Atlanta. 

Thanks to our sponsors for making this show possible:

Eli Mason - Premium cocktail mixers and syrups made with all-natural ingredients in Nashville, TN. Old Fashioned mixer, premium bar syrups like Grenadine, Demerara, and seasonal syrups like Spiced Simple and Fresh Peach. Save 20% on 3-packs with the code potluck, and if you order $50 or more they’ll send you a FREE stainless steel cocktail jigger with your order. EliMason.com or follow them on Instagram at @EliMasonSyrups.

Mountain Valley Spring Water - Hot Springs, AR. Delicious spring water straight from the source in the Ouachita Mountains in Arkansas. Beautiful green bottles. Still, sparkling, blackberry pomegranate or lime. Available in fine grocery stores or online at MountainValleySpring.com. Follow them on Instagram @MountainValleyWater.

Tree House Macarons - Augusta, GA. Late Winter collection available online NOW at TreeHouseMacarons.com. Flavors include classics like Butter Pecan, Almond Joy, Blueberry Cheesecake, Peanut Butter Cup and Mint Chocolate. Order now before they sell out. Use code potluck to save 25%. Also great for events, weddings, and retail spaces! TreeHouseMacarons.com or follow them online at @treehousemacarons.

The Great Slider Showdown - Coming up on Saturday, June 1 in Franklin, Tennessee. 10 chefs paired with 10 farms, 10 creative sliders, celebrity judges will select one winner for the grand prize of $3k cash and a Goldens’ Cast Iron Grill. Get your tickets at GreatSliderShowdown.com.

Mar 14 2019

53mins

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Rank #8: SWS, Southern Crime Podcast, and Tyler Childers

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First, Chris and Will debrief Southern Whiskey Society and all the glorious food and whiskey which was consumed. Then they talk about a newer Southern true-crime podcast called Murder, etc. Finally, they talk about Tyler Childers' new album "Country Squire."

Thanks to our wonderful sponsors: 

Eli Mason - Premium cocktail mixers and syrups made with all-natural ingredients in Nashville, TN. The Mint Julep Mix is back for a limited time, so stock up for your Derby party! Save 20% on 3-packs with the code potluck, and if you order $50 or more they’ll send you a FREE stainless steel cocktail jigger with your order. EliMason.com or follow them on Instagram at @EliMasonSyrups.

Mountain Valley Spring Water - Hot Springs, AR. Delicious spring water straight from the source in the Ouachita Mountains in Arkansas. Beautiful green bottles. Still, sparkling, blackberry pomegranate or lime. Available in fine grocery stores or online at MountainValleySpring.com. Follow them on Instagram @MountainValleyWater.

Aug 08 2019

49mins

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Rank #9: Sliders, Influential Restaurants, and Cat Graves

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In this episode of Potluck, Chris and Will talk about the Great Slider Showdown in Franklin, TN, which had 10 chefs from around the south competing for ultimate slider glory. Then, they discuss a list put together by Robb Report of the 30 Most Influential Restaurants of Last 30 Years. It includes some surprises from the South. Chris puts Will on the spot, and the both say 5 restaurants which have impacted their lives. Then Chris tells a story about a recently lost pet. 

We'd like to thank our sponsors:

* Duke’s Mayo - Recipe of the week is “red white and blue potato salad” from Chef Jason Alley. Find it featured at PotluckPodcast.com. Duke’s is online at DukesMayo.com

* Mountain Valley - Beautiful green bottles of spring water bottled at the source the Ouachita Mountains in Arkansas. Online at MountainValleySpring.com

* Tree House Macarons - TreeHouseMacarons.com -- code potluck for 25% off

* Southern Socks - Southern designs, made in the USA.  SouthernSocks.com -- code potluck for 15% off

Jul 05 2018

42mins

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Rank #10: Gifts, Southern Sodas, and Minor League Baseball

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First, Chris starts off the show by bringing Will a few gifts. One of those gifts launches into a conversation about regional Southern sodas. Finally, the guys talk about the minor league baseball team moving to Madison, AL and the outrageous names on the short list for the team. They quickly transition to a chat about the fun names of other minor league teams. 

We are grateful to the folks who make this podcast possible: 

Mountain Valley Spring Water - Delicious spring water straight from the source in the Ouachita Mountains in Arkansas. Beautiful green bottles. Still, sparkling, blackberry pomegranate or lime. http://mountainvalleyspring.com and on Instagram @MountainValleyWater.

Southern Socks - Based in Lexington, KY, they make Southern-inspired socks. State themed socks, bourbon socks, horse-racing socks, Y’ALL socks. USA-made, super high quality. http://southernsocks.com and on Instagram @SouthernSocks Use code POTLUCK to save 15%.

Tree House Macarons - Augusta, GA. A French sandwich cookie! Two meringue-based shells with a filling, usually a butter cream, ganache, or a fruit preserve. Southern-inspired flavors like Pecan Pie, Red Velvet Cake, Lemon Blueberry, PB&J, Blackberry Mojito, Blueberry Cobbler. http://treehousemacarons.com and on Instagram @TreeHouseMacarons Use code POTLUCK to save 25%.

Duke’s Mayonnaise - Richmond, VA-based, family-run. Good people making the best mayonnaise. http://dukesmayo.com or @dukes_mayonnaise on Instagram.

Two Brooks Farm - MS delta rice. Traditional white and brown rice. Missimati (mississippi Basmati), Jasmine (mississippi jasmine), Black rice (super healthy), and Red Rice (also super healthy). No fungicides or insecticides, ever. Great people growing delicious rice. http://twobrooksfarm.com or @TwoBrooksRice on Instagram.

Aug 01 2018

55mins

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Rank #11: BBQ, Country Ham, and Cookbooks

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First, Chris asks to amend his influential restaurants list from last week, and will obliges him. That leads to a discussion of some great BBQ, and ends up revealing that Chris and Will may be more passionate about BBQ than they originally thought. Chris brings up an article on country ham, that Will had sent them earlier in the week. This leads will to geek out about curing methods. You can read that article here. Then Chris throws Will a curveball, and talks about cookbooks. 

As always, we want to recognize our gracious sponsors: 

* Southern Socks - Southern designs, made in the USA. Make a statement with these socks! SouthernSocks.com -- Use code potluck for 15% off

* Duke’s Mayo - Recipe of the week is Will's secret pimiento cheese recipe. Find it featured at PotluckPodcast.com. Duke’s is online at DukesMayo.com

* Tree House Macarons - TreeHouseMacarons.com -- These Macarons are edible works of art in Southern flavors. You're gonna love them. Use code potluck for 25% off

* Mountain Valley - Beautiful green bottles of spring water bottled at the source the Ouachita Mountains in Arkansas. Online at MountainValleySpring.com

Jul 11 2018

58mins

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Rank #12: Recent Meals, Oklahoma Arrests, and Exit 87 BBQ

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Will and Chris cover some recent meals they have eaten, some remarkable arrests in Oklahoma, and a unique marketing style of a BBQ joint in Jackson, TN. 

Thanks to our wonderful sponsors: 

Eli Mason - Premium cocktail mixers and syrups made with all-natural ingredients in Nashville, TN. The Mint Julep Mix is back for a limited time, so stock up for your Derby party! Save 20% on 3-packs with the code potluck, and if you order $50 or more they’ll send you a FREE stainless steel cocktail jigger with your order. EliMason.com or follow them on Instagram at @EliMasonSyrups.

Mountain Valley Spring Water - Hot Springs, AR. Delicious spring water straight from the source in the Ouachita Mountains in Arkansas. Beautiful green bottles. Still, sparkling, blackberry pomegranate or lime. Available in fine grocery stores or online at MountainValleySpring.com. Follow them on Instagram @MountainValleyWater.

Tree House Macarons - Augusta, GA. Late Spring collection available online NOW at TreeHouseMacarons.com. Flavors include classics like Creme Brûlée, Chocolate, and Lemon Blueberry, along with seasonal flavors like Rose, Italian Cream, Strawberry Lemonade, and Peach Sangria, and more. Order now before they sell out. Also, now you can get 6-packs! Use code potluckto save 25%. And contact them directly if you’d like to custom order macarons for an event, a wedding, or if you’d like to carry them in your retail store. TreeHouseMacarons.com or follow them online at @treehousemacarons.

Southern Whiskey Society - Coming up on Saturday, August 3 in Franklin, Tennessee. Sample food from 9 award-winning Southern chefs and whiskey from over 30 distilleries. Get your tickets at SouthernWhiskeySociety.com.

Jul 17 2019

49mins

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Rank #13: Facebook Group, Hand-pies, and 5 Guys

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Will and Chris announce the creation of a Facebook group to foster Southern discussion. You can search Facebook for "Potluckers" or you can click through to this link: https://www.facebook.com/groups/703841356755200/. Then they talk about a famed New Orleans Hand-pie making a comeback. Finally, they address some Florida news. 

Thanks to our wonderful sponsors: 

Eli Mason - Premium cocktail mixers and syrups made with all-natural ingredients in Nashville, TN. The Mint Julep Mix is back for a limited time, so stock up for your Derby party! Save 20% on 3-packs with the code potluck, and if you order $50 or more they’ll send you a FREE stainless steel cocktail jigger with your order. EliMason.com or follow them on Instagram at @EliMasonSyrups.

Mountain Valley Spring Water - Hot Springs, AR. Delicious spring water straight from the source in the Ouachita Mountains in Arkansas. Beautiful green bottles. Still, sparkling, blackberry pomegranate or lime. Available in fine grocery stores or online at MountainValleySpring.com. Follow them on Instagram @MountainValleyWater.

Jul 26 2019

40mins

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Rank #14: August Old Fashioned Friday by Buffalo Trace

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It's the August edition of Old Fashioned Friday. We take listener questions which came in through our new facebook group POTLUCKERS and enjoy some Buffalo Trace Old Fashioned. 

Speaking of, thank you to our wonderful presenting sponsor:

Buffalo Trace Bourbon: made at the legendary 200-year-old Buffalo Trace Distillery, the world’s most award-winning distillery. It's a delicious bourbon you can drink neat, on the rocks or in cocktails, like our Old Fashioneds. Post how you like to enjoy Buffalo Trace with #TastetheTrace, and learn more at BuffaloTrace.com.

Aug 16 2019

53mins

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Rank #15: Sean Brock News, Iconic Dishes, and Airbnb

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Will and Chris are back from last week's hiatus with some new southern discussion. There is breaking news about Sean Brock's big Nashville project. You can read about that here. Southern Living has put out a list of the most iconic food items in each Southern state... so of course Will and Chris dive in. You can see the full list here. Finally, the guys talk about some unique Southern Airbnb locations. 

Thanks to our wonderful sponsors who make this show possible: 

GUMPTION Conference - GUMPTION is a conference that celebrates the best of the South, and it’s coming up March 9 here in Franklin, Tennessee. Featured speakers include Sean Dietrich (Sean of the South), Beth Ann Fennelly (Poet Laureate of Mississippi), Odessa Settles, Jeff Shinabarger, and more. This is an experiential conference where we will hear from some of the leading creatives in the South about how they’re using food, drink, music, literature, photography, skateboards, and even spray paint to foster creativity and hospitality in our region. It’s going to be a lot of fun, and if you love the South and care about the direction we’re headed in, then we’d love for you to join us. Tickets are limited, so visit GUMPTION2019.com for the full lineup of speakers and ticket information. GUMPTION2019.com.   Eli Mason - Premium cocktail mixers and syrups made with all-natural ingredients in Nashville, TN. Old Fashioned mixer, Mint Julep mixer (Gotta plan for that Derby party), plus premium bar syrups like Grenadine, Demerara, and seasonal syrups like Spiced Simple and Fresh Peach. Save 20% on 3-packs with the code potluck, and if you order $50 or more they’ll send you a FREE stainless steel cocktail jigger with your order. EliMason.com or follow them on Instagram at @EliMasonSyrups.   Mountain Valley Spring Water - Hot Springs, AR. Delicious spring water straight from the source in the Ouachita Mountains in Arkansas. Beautiful green bottles. Still, sparkling, blackberry pomegranate or lime. Available in fine grocery stores or online at MountainValleySpring.com. Follow them on Instagram @MountainValleyWater.   Tree House Macarons - Augusta, GA. Early Winter collection available online NOW at TreeHouseMacarons.com. Flavors include Butter Pecan, Almond Joy, Blueberry Cheesecake, Peanut Butter Cup and Mint Chocolate. Order now before they sell out. Use code potluckto save 25%. Follow them on Instagram @TreeHouseMacarons.

Feb 07 2019

51mins

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Rank #16: Collard Shortage, 'Napa-fication', and a Tree Monster

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A national catastrophe could be near, with a shortage of collard greens. We talk about this and its potential repercussions. You can read the source article here. Then, we discuss a NYT piece about the "Napa-fication" of Kentucky, with bourbon tourism. It's particularly a fun read, because it focuses on Chris and Will's friend Dixon Dedman of Kentucky Owl. You can read that piece here. Then, they discuss a potential Bigfoot sighting in East Kentucky. Check that out here.

Thanks to our wonderful sponsors:

Mountain Valley Spring Water - Delicious spring water straight from the source in the Ouachita Mountains in Arkansas. Beautiful green bottles. Still, sparkling, blackberry-pomegranate or lime. http://mountainvalleyspring.com and on Instagram @MountainValleyWater.

Tree House Macarons - Augusta, GA. A French sandwich cookie! Two meringue-based shells with a filling, usually a butter cream, ganache, or a fruit preserve. Early Winter collection Available online at http://treehousemacarons.com on January 8. Flavors including Butter Pecan, Almond Joy, Blueberry Cheesecake, Peanut Butter Cup and Mint Chocolate. Follow them on Instagram @TreeHouseMacarons. Use code POTLUCK to save 25%.

Jan 03 2019

54mins

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Rank #17: 5 Things for 2018

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Chris and Will reflect on 2018 and give 5 things each that were "favorite things" of theirs this year. 

Thanks to our wonderful sponsors that made this an excellent year:  

Southern Socks - Based in Lexington, KY, USA-made, super high quality. In this episode, Will was wearing Virginia socks and Chris was wearing bourbon socks. http://southernsocks.com and on Instagram @SouthernSocks - Use code POTLUCK to save 15%.

Dallas & Jane - Chef Alex Belew’s new restaurant in Murfreesboro, just a few minutes outside of Nashville. Chef Alex uses fresh, local ingredients to create delicious dishes that honor the seasons and pay tribute to his grandparents. Dallasandjane.net or open table. On Instagram at @dallasandjane.

Mountain Valley Spring Water - Delicious spring water straight from the source in the Ouachita Mountains in Arkansas. Beautiful green bottles. Still, sparkling, blackberry pomegranate or lime. http://mountainvalleyspring.com and on Instagram @MountainValleyWater.

Tree House Macarons - Augusta, GA. Late Fall flavors are available now. Salted Caramel Apple, Pumpkin Caramel Cheesecake, Maple Bacon, Pumpkin Tiramisu, Fried Apple Turnover, and Chocolate Funnel Cake. PLUS some of your favorites like Sea Salt Caramel, Blueberry Cobbler, Red Velvet and Pecan Pie. http://treehousemacarons.com and on Instagram @TreeHouseMacarons - Use code POTLUCK to save 25%.

Franklin Flannels - From right here in Franklin, TN, every Franklin Flannels shirt is one of a kind. Nothing is ever mass produced. Dominic does each shirt one at a time and they are true works of art. http://franklinflannels.com or @franklinflannels on instagram. Use discount code Potluck for 15% off.

Dec 27 2018

1hr 11mins

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Rank #18: Southern Writers, Bookstores, and L.I.T.s

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This week, Potluck starts off with a dramatic reading or two by Chris from the book Heating & Cooling: 52 Micro-Memoirs. This leads into a discussion of a New York Times opinion piece titled "What is a Southern Writer, Anyway?" Chris and Will talk about some independent bookstores, then give their top three Southern books. Though, due to the impromptu nature of Chris's question, one may anticipate an amendment next week. Then, Will and Chris have a deep philosophical discussion about the Long Island Iced Tea and its origin, and decide to make what they are calling a "Mobile Tea" next week. 

Thanks, as always, to our sponsors: 

Mountain Valley Spring Water - http://mountainvalleyspring.com :: on Instagram @MountainValleyWater

Two Brooks Farm - https://www.twobrooksfarm.com

Southern Socks - http://southernsocks.com :: on Instagram @SouthernSocks :: Use code POTLUCK to save 15%

Tree House Macarons - http://treehousemacarons.com :: on Instagram @TreeHouseMacarons :: Use code POTLUCK to save 25%

Duke’s Mayonnaise - http://dukesmayo.com :: Featured recipe Lolly’s Alabama White Sauce https://www.dukesmayo.com/recipe/lollys-alabama-white-bbq-sauce/

Jul 19 2018

48mins

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Rank #19: A Buffalo Trace 2018 Old Fashioned Finale

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It is only fitting that the final Potluck of 2018 should be an Old Fashioned Friday Episode. Pour yourself up an Old Fashioned with delicious Buffalo Trace bourbon and listen as Will and Chris take some listener questions. 

Thanks to Buffalo Trace Bourbon for sponsoring this episode. While you sip a delicious cocktail made with their bourbon, make sure to snap a picture and post to Instagram using #tastethetrace.

Also, if you're curious about the recipe for collard greens that Will mentions, you can watch the video here.

Dec 28 2018

1hr 26mins

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Rank #20: Southern Books, Football Drinkin', and Stolen Car

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This week on Potluck, Chris and Will take another "how Southern are you" quiz, with books being the testing method. They resolve that an all inclusive pop culture quiz is needed and will be taking suggestions over at the Potluckers private facebook group. Then they talk about the SEC's removal of an alcohol prohibition at sporting events. Finally they talk about a stolen car recovered in Cobb County Georgia. 

Thanks to our wonderful sponsors: 

Eli Mason - Premium cocktail mixers and syrups made with all-natural ingredients in Nashville, TN. The Mint Julep Mix is back for a limited time, so stock up for your Derby party! Save 20% on 3-packs with the code potluck, and if you order $50 or more they’ll send you a FREE stainless steel cocktail jigger with your order. EliMason.com or follow them on Instagram at @EliMasonSyrups.

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Aug 16 2019

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