In Praise of Brother Juniper’s Home Fries

Posted by Holly Whitfield | December 11th 2012 90 4

The point of this picture isn't the pesto, tomato and mozzarella omelet. It was delicious, but I'd like to focus your attention on the home fries.

Omelet and home fries, Brother Juniper's, Memphis, Tenn.

I'm pretty sure that with the right deployment, these home fries could make world peace a real possibility or, if given to Congress, prevent us from tumbling down the fiscal slope or at the very least, serve as a foolproof cure for the common hangover.

Despite being completely vegetarian (and I think vegan) friendly, they somehow manage to taste like bacon, maple and salt. They're crunchy on the edges, but soft in all the right places.

About 80 percent of the dishes at Brother Juniper's come with a side of home fries, but if your chosen breakfast doesn't, you can always order them on the side ($1.50).

Go there:

Brother Juniper's College Inn

3519 Walker Avenue
Memphis, TN 38111
(901) 324-0144

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Author: Holly Whitfield

I write about what’s going on with Memphis music, food, arts, events, sports, people, and culture. Memphians love Elvis and barbeque with a passion that must be seen to be believed, but there is so much more to this place.

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  1. Stephen says:

    Ok, now I am hungry.

  2. E says:

    I don't even like home fries, and I ate all of them. And they give you a MOUND of them. They are amazing. 

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