I do not know how many times I've passed by Country Ham Restaurant on Highway 60 West in Owensboro. And I'm talkin' my whole life.

My dad and his buddies used to eat there WAAAAYYY back in the day, but I never had until we paid a visit last Friday.

And after diving in, I knew I was right to make Country Ham my latest entry on the Tri-State Bucket List.

Oh, by the way, if you think country ham is the specialty of the house at Country Ham...well, just take a look: