Pickle’pinon: The Perfectly Fried Pickles at LaPlace

Hi y’all, it’s been a while huh? While I haven’t been blogging, I have been keeping up with pickle’pinon reviews here in Durham, NC. I am now an official pickle reviewer for the local paper! I wanted to share a few of the articles that I have written thus far. Here’s an article from Feb. 3rd, 2016 Indy Week… Photo credit to Alex Boerner. I wrote this article after visiting LaPlace with my mom for brunch a few Sunday’s ago. Typically my go to Sunday eats is at Oval Park Grille in Durham, but as I had heard amazing things about LaPlace we decided to venture.

Disclaimer: my mother thinks that as she has been with me for every initial review tasting, that I should credit her in my articles… “Mom: Erin you should review these for the Indy– Me: That’s a great idea Mom (while emailing the Indy editor: ‘Grayson- the fried pickles at LaPlace are amazing, I must review them’-‘ ‘Editor: Ya? Are they amazing?)”. Holy hell, not only were these creole fried pickles amazing, but LaPlace’s Sunday brunch (you have to try their bloody mary’s) was maybe the best brunch I’ve had in the Triangle…


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