DEEP S O U T H U S A The Deep South is a gourmet’s delight and restaurants come in all shapes, styles and sizes. There are five star establishments offering fine dining and beachfront shacks cooking the freshest seafood. And in between you’ll find every conceivable variety of BBQ and Fried Chicken! KENTUCKY ★  The Brewgrass Trail in Kentucky is known the world over for all things bourbon, but craft breweries have begun to make a place for themselves in Kentucky’s culinary scene. ★ The Kentucky Bourbon Trail® allows visitors to experience seven of Kentucky’s distilleries where its world-famous Kentucky bourbon is made. Bourbon Trail, KY TENNESSEE 1  Experience true old-fashioned Southern cuisine in the Smokies at the Old Mill, Pigeon Forge, listed on the National Register of Historic Places 2  The Jack Daniel Distillery, Lynchburg is the oldest registered distillery in the USA, and where the recipe for Old No. 7 whiskey was first crafted. ALABAMA 3  For four generations in Decatur Big Bob Gibson has been cooking mouth-watering, slow-cooked meats with white BBQ sauce. 4  Named most outstanding restaurant in America at the James Beard Foundation 2018 awards, tuck in at Highlands Bar and Grill, Birmingham. MISSISSIPPI 5  Discover how to make the perfect fried chicken, shrimp and grits, fried green tomatoes or hot tamales at the Viking Cooking School in Greenwood 6  Doe’s Steak House in Greenville is a Delta institution and generations of Mississippians have tried and failed its famous steak-eating contest. LOUISIANA ★  Louisiana Culinary Trails - Explore the state’s eight trails to uncover the secrets of Louisiana’s cuisine. ★  Louisiana Libations Trail – Discover handcrafted beers, wines and spirits that complement Louisiana’s food culture. Decatur, AL Southern Barbeque Cuisine D E E p - S O U T H - usA.cOm LA KY MS TN AL Image c/o ATD & Art Meripol