Southern Cheese Moons

"What is this index-finger-shaped orange cookie near your glass?" It’s a Southern cheese straw. Although many argue its British origins, I side with food writer, John M. Taylor—they are a “truly regional fare.” These fancy crackers make everyone feel like a magnolia-laden antebellum aristocrat: special.

Truly Regional Southern Cheese Moons

"What is this index-finger-shaped orange cookie near your glass?" It’s a Southern cheese straw. Although many argue its British origins, I side with food writer, John M. Taylor—they are a “truly regional fare.” These fancy crackers make everyone feel like a magnolia-laden antebellum aristocrat: special.