What can we say? As many southerners do, Lewis Grizzard had a lot to weigh in on when it came to not only food, but the classic staple in this part of the country - BBQ.
Here are some of his top sayings about it.
Grizzard’s Best BBQ/Food Quote?
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"It’s difficult to think anything but pleasant thoughts while eating a homegrown tomato."
"Never order BBQ from a place that also serves quiche."
"The idiot who invented instant grits also thought of frozen fried chicken, and they ought to lock him up before he tries to freeze-dry collards."
"Anybody who puts sugar in cornbread is a heathen who doesn’t love the Lord, not to mention Southeastern Conference football."
"Drinking alone is bad, but eating alone is worse. You’re alone and sober."
"Never order chili in a place where there is a picture of a camel on the menu."
"Why do we do this sort of thing? Why do we take something as pure and simple as the cheeseburger and go fiddle with it?"
"Today were are urged to eat cereal with names like Nutri-Grain. Isn’t that something they feed cows in Nebraska?"