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Eat This Nashville: May 2018 Edition

It's May and I'm back with 10 more must-try dishes from all across Nashville. From south in Spring Hill and Brentwood to West Nashville, East Nash, and Germantown, these are the plates that got my attention this month.

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How'd you do on the first list?

Ready for the second edition of Eat This Nashville  - 10 dishes to eat this May 2018?

1. Orecchiete Verde from Nicky's Coal Fired - Definitely going on my top 100 bites of the year come December. Get it while you can.

2. Bird Pepper Mac and Cheese from Woolworth on 5th - It's like Grandma made it for a church picnic come Sunday afternoon, plus the added zing of the bird pepper. Lovely.

I know, I started with two pastas in a row and y'all are all trying to get ready for swimsuit seasons. I'll again include one salad just for you, sunshines.

3. The Food Co Salad from none other than Green Hills' own The Food Co. - the raspberry vinaigrette is dreamy.

4. Fresh brioche donuts from  The Donut + Dog - I like to try the rotating flavors of the day but you can't go wrong. Want savory? Order the Elote Dog and send me your thanks later.

5. The Whipped Feta from Butcher and Bee is one of my favorite dips/spreads in all of Nashville. Look how we made it GF friendly with cucumbers! *We also accidentally tried the turnips and that sauce made me turnips... so... three cheers B&B for making me eat turnips and like it.

6. Chicken with Preserved Lemon and Garlic Confit from Rolf and Daughters - Not one to usually order chicken on menus, I was convinced do so when my friend Jenny (the Dining Dino) told me it was a must try. As usual, she was right. (I only have friends whom I trust with these things...kidding...sort of.)

7. Wood Grilled Oysters with Harissa Butter from Ludlow & Prime in Brentwood

8. Chili Albacore Sashimi with Crispy Leeks from newly opened Sunda Nashville (read my review here)

9. Pimento Cheese from Delta Bound in Spring Hill - a fine little southern spot that is obviously a favorite among Spring Hill dwellers.

10. Hot Chicken Potstickers from Tansuo's new menu (they're in the middle and you'll love them).


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