Wednesday, July 27

Tamale Trail Update:

On Sunday, July 24th, Mildred Jerman took home the title of World Champion (for the second year in a row!) at the 15th annual Hot Tamale Contest held in Greenville, Mississippi.

Documenting the World Championship Hot Tamale Contest is just part of the Mississippi Delta Hot Tamale Trail project. Keep checking back for updates. Want to talk tamales? E-mail SFA oral historian, Amy Evans, at