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Rex Nelson Shares Insight Into the 2019 Arkansas Food of the Year: Catfish

Department of Arkansas Heritage - Wednesday, May 01, 2019

Rex Nelson, senior editor at the Arkansas Democrat Gazette and member of the Arkansas Food Hall of Fame Committee, highlighted the 2019 Arkansas Food of the Year in his recent article. 'My task was to provide a toast to the catfish, which long has been a part of our Arkansas culture. My toas... Read More

2019 Arkansas Food of the Year Celebrated at Historic Arkansas Museum Event

Department of Arkansas Heritage - Wednesday, May 01, 2019

The lowly, bottom-feeding catfish was exalted -- and eaten -- during the latest edition of History Is Served: Historic Arkansas Museum's Arkansas Foodways Dinner Series, on April 18 at the Little Rock museum. "Catfish Tales in Four Courses" featured the culinary talent of Scott Rains, executi... Read More