Just as any great road trip should start, ours started with a stop. Before we could even think about shoving off on our exploratory adventure across the land of bluegrass and brown water, we had to make a pit stop first.
Paducah is an amazing and historic town. When it came to choosing a place that could set the tone for the kinds of places we were hoping to discover, we had a plethora of options. As we collectively tossed out suggestions, there was one that was instantly unanimous. It was then we knew that our first pit-stop had to be to tell the story of a true Paducah icon: Starnes Barbecue.