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Travels in the South

12 Oct

Welcome my friends to another issue of Travels in the South.  Today, I want to talk about biscuits, which I’m told look a lot like scones.  Maybe the difference is a little sweetness.  The majority of our American biscuits do not have sugar while scones have a bit.  But here in America in the south, we have found a biscuit that gives you a little of both – we at the Hotel Thompson call them biscones – snorts with piggy laughter.  Of course, that is not their real name.

Let me introduce you to a Boberry Biscuit from a local restaurant here called Bojangles.  Bojangles is known for their chicken (go figure with mom and her chicken passion, right?)  But they also have these sweet babies.  It’s a regular biscuit made with blueberries and then highlighted with cream cheese.  Can you say sinfully good?  You can buy them in packs of 1, 2 or 6.  Nana buys them 6 at a time and freezes them.  She shows great restraint while this piggy can’t say the same.  Yes they are that delicious.

Have you tried one of these bad boys yet?  If so, what did you think about them?  Do tell my friends.

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20 responses to “Travels in the South

  1. sheilaenglehart

    October 12, 2016 at 2:37 pm

    I have avoided Bojangles. The last thing I need is another food addiction.

     
    • Piglove

      October 12, 2016 at 3:06 pm

      Tell me about it! Poor mom has already crossed the line into their restaurants. There is no going back for her now. Snorts with piggy laughter. XOXO – Bacon

       
  2. CarolMaeWY

    October 12, 2016 at 2:44 pm

    Bojanjles​ doesn’t live nearby. ;-(

     
    • Piglove

      October 12, 2016 at 3:06 pm

      Thank goodness for you! Snorts with piggy laughter. XOXO – Bacon

       
  3. !

    October 12, 2016 at 2:53 pm

    Well, next time I drive by a Bojangles Think I’ll drop in and try one of those.(or 2) Thanks for sharing !

     
  4. Tails Around the Ranch

    October 12, 2016 at 2:55 pm

    Nothing quite like a great biscuit (or scone) in my books❣️ Not familiar with Bojangles but a nearby breakfast place has the best buttermilk biscuits I’ve ever had. I have to limit my visits otherwise I’d have the same shape! 😉

     
    • Piglove

      October 12, 2016 at 3:07 pm

      Snorts with piggy laughter. Mom says the same thing. She does love her biscuits… and chicken. And they do love her butt – Snorts! XOXO – Bacon
      P.S. Don’t tell her I said that okay sweet friend.

       
  5. databbiesotrouttowne

    October 12, 2016 at 5:15 pm

    bacon….no bojangles round trout towne, we haz a lot oh de standard stuff …oh, N pleez ta tell yur mom BURD = BAD
    !!!! ☺☺☺

     
    • Piglove

      October 13, 2016 at 9:42 am

      Snorts! I’ve been trying to tell her for years bird is bad. She is like a misbehaved child when it comes to food. What can I say? XOXO – Bacon

       
  6. Photofinland by Rantasalot

    October 12, 2016 at 6:22 pm

    Hmmm, looks really delicious. If I had my pockets full of money, I would fly there just for tasting those biscuits and buying a big box with me.

     
    • Piglove

      October 13, 2016 at 9:43 am

      aaaww – That would definitely be a snort of a good time for sure!! XOXO – Bacon

       
  7. Reilly-Denny Cowspotdogs

    October 12, 2016 at 6:42 pm

    it is funny you mention biscuits – I don’t normally like the amercian ones finding them dry and heavy but while we were in Alabama we went to a pokey little diner for breakfast (it was the only place in town) the breakfast itself was greasy and yucky – but of my goodness – the biscuits were to die for – light fluffy and full of butter – there were the best I have had here in the USA

     
    • Piglove

      October 13, 2016 at 9:44 am

      Oh yes. Some of the *best* dives have awesome biscuits. We have tried them from all over the place. Some good – some would pass as rocks on the highway – LOL. These bo-berry biscuits are sweet, tender and so delicious. I do believe we got my mom hooked on them. Shame on us, right? June
      P.S. Glad you were safe during the storm. We thought of ya’ll so very much.

       
  8. easyweimaraner

    October 13, 2016 at 4:35 am

    I agree to buy 6 is the best… butt I would eat them all immediately :o)

     
    • Piglove

      October 13, 2016 at 9:45 am

      Lowers my head…. it has been done that way – June

       
      • easyweimaraner

        October 13, 2016 at 9:54 am

        I always think they are made to please our stomachs… and not the freezer :o)

         
      • Piglove

        October 13, 2016 at 10:39 am

        I like the way you think brother. Much better in our tummy for sure. XOXO – Bacon

         
  9. Tails by the Sea

    October 13, 2016 at 1:54 pm

    Yummy! Cream cheese always makes the world more beautiful 🙂

     
    • Piglove

      October 13, 2016 at 2:41 pm

      YES IT DOES 🙂 XOXO – Bacon’s MOM

       

This piggy would love to snort with you :)

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