The Grave That Once Held Liquor

In Templeton, Iowa, Bernard Schulte's tombstone was once used to store Prohibition whiskey to hind from the revenue agents. Now, Templetone Rye whiskey is made and sold legally. When I was covering Templeton Rye for Saveur Magazine, I found this ...

Buying Beef

When I wrote the Certified Angus Beef history book, I learned the meat counter guys knew about as much as the store stockers. Unless you have a trusted old school butcher, don't bother asking those counter guys anything. I once overhead a chain store...

Oklahoma City Travel Destinations

Oklahoma City is my hometown. Well, actually, Jones, Oklahoma, is my hometown. Go Longhorns! Now that I write about travel destinations, I wanted to take look at my old stomping grounds. How things have changed! Oklahoma City once felt like the...