logo

"Dropping Knowledge Like Hot Biscuits"®

Soul Food Beauty Products sticker1 sticker2contact
adrian
Biography

I’m a recovering lawyer and politico who turned into a food writer interested in the following topics: African heritage food (especially soul food), barbecue, the intersection of faith and food, and presidential foodways.

 

 

 

Hot Topics

fact1

Check out this article that I wrote on the history of sweet potato pie and how it became a soul food fave for Thanksgiving. Unlike
More

fact2

The October 2015 issue of Southern Living featured my list of great soul food restaurants in the South. Check out the article titled “The South’s
More

fact3

I’m hard at work on my next book, tentatively titled The President’s Kitchen Cabinet: A Hidden History of African American Presidential Chefs. Look for it to
More