Published On: Mon, Mar 3rd, 2014

Paula Deen is taking her delicious southern cooking to Pigeon Forge

The beginning of Paula Deen’s comeback will be a new restaurant in the land of Dolly Parton–Pigeon Forge, Tennessee.

The new restaurant and retail store will be called “Paula Deen’s Family Kitchen” and it will be cranking out some of the best fried chicken, sweet potatoes and collard greens  20,000 square foot facility near Gatlinburg.

CNN Money reports the enterprise will come out of her new firm, Paula Deen Ventures, which was launched just weeks ago with backing from Phoenix-based Najafi Media. It will have an operating budget of about $20 million.

Other news about Paula Deen

Photo screenshot Deen appearing on Leno Show

Photo screenshot Deen appearing on Leno Show

photo donkeyhotey  donkeyhotey@wordpress.com

photo donkeyhotey [email protected]

On the DISPATCH: Headlines  Local  Opinion

Subscribe to Weekly Newsletter

* indicates required

About the Author

- Roxanne "Butter" Bracco began with the Dispatch as Pittsburgh Correspondent, but will be providing reports and insights from Washington DC, Maryland and the surrounding region. Contact Roxie aka "Butter" at [email protected] ATTN: Roxie or Butter Bracco


Leave a comment

XHTML: You can use these html tags: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

Sign up for our Weekly Newsletter



At the Movies

Pin It