Sunday Supper Sit Down: Amber Wilson Bagley

Arkansas is filled with some incredibly talented and successful people. We often read about their professional accomplishments, but it is their overall character that makes them truly unique.   Amber Wilson Bagley brings a wide range of ingredients as a prominent attorney, devoted wife, and mother to the table. These ingredients include her analytical mind, attention,…

Southern Comfort

By Kevin Shalin   Farmers’ Market Splendor at Trio’s   Although Trio’s, the longtime, beloved Little Rock restaurant, does not exactly specialize in Southern cuisine, folks have grown accustomed to seeing some of the classics on the rotating menu. That anticipation pertains especially to its iconic Farmers’ Market Splendor, a wildly popular vegetarian plate that coincides with…

Outdoor Patios

BAJA GRILL Baja Grill is a vibrant, Mex-Cali eatery and margarita bar with locations in the Heights and in Benton. The eatery’s array of carnivorous, as well as vegetarian and vegan options, are bound to make everyone’s mouth water.   The restaurant’s colorful twist on Mexican food can be observed from anywhere in the restaurant,…

Arkansas Backstories: Okra

By Joe David Rice   What do cacao, cotton and hibiscus plants have in common? They’re all related to okra. And, for the most part, they’re held in much higher regard than their misunderstood and maligned cousin.   Okra often generates negative reactions, especially among those who have limited experiences with this versatile vegetable. I’ve…