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Friday, Aug 29, 2014

The Stew

A food blog by Jeff Houck

The Tampa Tribune's food writer since 2005, Jeff Houck covers the way people live through their food. He also hosts the Table Conversations food podcast and believes that everything crunchy is good.

Checking out Tampa’s ‘best chicken’


I’ll admit the sign got my attention.

On the north side of Causeway Boulevard in Tampa, on a gas station’s powder-blue concrete wall the banner read, “BEST CHICKEN IN TOWN!”

I’m such a sucker for culinary hubris.

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