You Haven’t Lived In Arkansas Long Enough If You Haven’t Been To These 6 Delta Tamale Joints
Although the delicious art form of the tamale didn’t originate in Arkansas, we do still consider it a state staple. Tamales can be found throughout the state but no where does them better than the Delta. Let’s head over to the east side and (in no particular order) find some of the most tasty tamales you’ll ever eat.
Is there another tamale gem that we missed? Share your favorite tamale joint (Delta or otherwise) with us in the comments below!
If you’re just looking for good food in the Delta, take on this diner drive.
Arkansas native, Carol Ann Carson, has written for OnlyInYourState for two years now. She resides in Western Arkansas' Mountain Frontier but calls NWA home as well. The graduate of University of Arkansas - Fort Smith, Carol Ann earned her B.A. in English and will soon be pursing her M.A. in Library Science. She loves exploring the trails around the Buffalo National River and has yet to find a waterfall that wasn't her favorite.
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