Tag - Simply Southern Smokehouse

With Memorial Day weekend just around the corner, I’ve been thinking about all the outdoor grilling that will be taking place. But Memorial Day weekend meals in South Carolina often go a step beyond just hamburgers and hotdogs. It’s a holiday often marked with plenty of barbecue! While I can’t say barbecue is the official cuisine of South Carolina, perhaps it should be. Many state officials even say that our state is the original birthplace of barbecue, dating back to early settlement of the Spanish on Parris Island who smoked swine with an…

A Little Bit of Comfort Food

Monday, August 5, 2013 4:00 PM by Visit Myrtle Beach

When people come to the Lowcountry and look for culinary staples, many that immediately come to mind are shrimp and grits, fried chicken and barbecue. We're no stranger to each of these tasty Southern staples, and are happy the Myrtle Beach area offers plenty of options for satisfying these comfort food cravings. And if you're looking for tasty barbecue, there's a new option available - Simply Southern Smokehouse. This new eatery, which had its official ribbon cutting on July 23, is owner Tammy Floyd's first time being the boss. She's…