“I guess I’m completing the authenticity of my blackness today.” Do you remember the first time you tried ham hock or barbequed pig’s feet?
We don’t. As a child, for some of us, that was normal. Ham hock was at every bar-b-q in the Midwest so we had a good laugh when we watched these Black people try soul food for the first time.
If you can remember the first time you tried soul food, how was it?