Friday, May 10

We're Bringing Potlikker to the Big Apple...

...the Big Apple Barbecue Block Party, that is.

Potlikker Film Festival

at the Big Apple Barbecue Block Party
Friday, June 7, 2013

6:00 – 9:00 p.m.

116 East 27th Street, New York, NY

On June 7, 2013, the Southern Foodways Alliance will celebrate the annual Big Apple Barbecue Block Party with SFA-produced films about barbecue, smart talk about barbecue, and riffs on barbecue from some of the South’s best chefs.
The SFA, a University of Mississippi–based institute, documents, studies, and celebrates the diverse food cultures of the changing American South. For the past eleven years, we’ve worked with Union Square Hospitality Group to make films about American barbecue culture. Debuting will be a Joe York-produced film on McClard’s Bar-B-Q, smoking since 1928 in Hot Springs, Arkansas.

Chefs leading the way include:

Kenny Callaghan, Blue Smoke, New York, New York

Matt Kelly, Mateo Tapas, Durham, North Carolina

Kyle Knall, Maysville, New York, New York

Mike Lata, The Ordinary, Charleston, South Carolina

Joseph Lenn, The Barn at Blackberry Farm, Walland, Tennessee

To Begin:

Potlikker Shots

To Savor
Lowcountry Barbecue Blade Oysters

Simmons Catfish Farms Delta Delacata

Texas Salt and Pepper Beef Ribs

Barbecue Bocadillo with Piquillo Cheese

More Flights of Barbecue Fancy

To Sip: 

Full Steam Brewery Beer

Foggy Ridge Cider

Tito’s Vodka

Mountain Valley Spring Water

To Watch
Joe York films on the Skylight Inn, Ayden, North Carolina, and McClard’s Bar-B-Q, Hot Springs, Arkansas

Tickets, priced at $75 per person, include food, drink, and films, and are ON SALE NOW. No tickets will be available at the door. Snap yours up quickly; last year, they sold out in 4 days.  We can't wait to see you in the Big Apple!

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