The Cheesecake From This Underappreciated Tennessee Maker Is Melt In Your Mouth Good

When you think of food in Tennessee, you probably think of barbecue, hot chicken, or buttermilk biscuits. You probably don’t think of cheesecake, but there’s one shop in Middle Tennessee that is setting out to change that. Tennessee Cheesecakes has been open for business since 1981, serving the entire state their delicious concoctions. You’ve probably even seen them in your local grocery store, but you didn’t even know it. If you’re looking for cheesecake and you want the best, then look no further.

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Speaking of cheese and delicious Tennessee food, the pizza at this spot in Knoxville is bigger than the table, and it’s absolutely incredible.