Click to enlargeThe United Plates of America
Bon Appetit 2009

Foods across the U.S. were rated in the May '09 issue of Bon Appetit magazine and Newsom's ham gained a nod.

In a feature titled "The United Plates of America," Bon Appetit provided a “guide to the best things to eat, drink and buy in all 50 states.

The picks in Kentucky were. . .



WHAT TO BUY:Col. Bill Newsom's Aged country ham from Newsom's Old Mill Store, 208 E. Main St., Princeton; 270-365-2482

WHAT TO EAT: Mutton barbecue at Moonlite Bar-B-Q Inn, 2840 W. Parrish Ave., Owensboro; 270-684-8143

WHAT TO DRINK: A mint julep at The Old Seelbach Bar, The Seelbach Hilton, Louisville, 500 S. Fourth St., Louisville; 502-585-3200

. . .Follow Bon Appetit's pickand contact the Ham Lady today to enjoy a taste of ham from the Newsom's cure that sent the first American aged ham to a place of honor in the Jamon Museum in Aracena, Spain, the land of the Spanish Iberico.