Mention the words, “Butter Burger” and chances are you instantly recall the blue and white logo that represents the Culver’s Restaurant franchise and it’s signature sandwich. Only Culver’s hasn’t always been a household name in KELOLAND and the man behind the first Culver’s franchise location in Sioux Falls actually went door-to-door to neighborhood businesses to make sure they were familiar with his new brand. Today with five restaurants in the city, Nick Magera doesn’t need to hand deliver menus and coupons, but as I found out when I sat down with him recently Across the Table, that first Culver’s restaurant in Sioux Falls was just the tip of the iceberg for brand nationwide.

At JJ’s they like to say they provide “an enhanced adult beverage experience” and we think that’s just perfect to sum up the great food and drink and the great people you’ll run into at JJ’s Wine, Spirits and Cigars. They’re located at 3-thousand west 57th Street in Sioux Falls. you can find out more about their specials and events, but checking out their website at

The 2021 Holiday Season is officially underway at JJ’s, which means it’s time to get your hands on their world-famous Tom & Herry Batter for the holidays. Don’t be fooled into rushing out and grabbing just any Tom & Jerry batter available. JJ’s is, for a lot of reasons, the best there is and it is well worth the wait. If you haven’t tried JJ’s Tom & Jerry Batter yet, you have been missing out. But a good thing can’t last forever, which means they’ll only be stocking the shelves with JJ’s World Famous Tom & Jerry Batter through New Year’s Eve, so you’d better hurry to get your hands on some. Be sure and tell them you heard about it on KELOLAND Living.