La Nueva Michoacana: Unique Flavor Offerings at Homewood’s Mexican Ice Cream Shop

Along the most culturally diverse section of Greensprings Highway in Homewood lies a Mexican popsicle and ice cream shop that most residents have never heard of. Located in the same shopping center as Sabor Latino, the sweet shop offers a … Continue reading La Nueva Michoacana: Unique Flavor Offerings at Homewood’s Mexican Ice Cream Shop

‘Ham Happenings: 2017 ST. GEORGE MIDDLE EASTERN FOOD FESTIVAL SEP. 14-16

This year marks the 36th anniversary of the St. George Middle Eastern Food Festival, which has become a tradition for many Birmingham natives. The festival brings culinary delights, as well as cultural experiences to attendees. Three days of food, music, and … Continue reading ‘Ham Happenings: 2017 ST. GEORGE MIDDLE EASTERN FOOD FESTIVAL SEP. 14-16

Review: Taco n Madre Food Truck

Homewood has another new taqueria, this time in the form of a food truck. I stopped by this taco stand in search of a quick bite after it caught my eye while sitting in traffic on Greensprings Highway. It’s located in the parking lot of a gas station towards the Lakeshore end of Greensprings.  After practicing the few Spanish words I know in the car for a couple of minutes (which really only consists of a few greetings, a couple of verbs and a string of taco toppings), I confidently walked up to the window where I was greeted by … Continue reading Review: Taco n Madre Food Truck