Seessel’s grocery stores, closed now for 25 years, are still missed

By , Daily Memphian Updated: March 31, 2023 3:08 PM CT | Published: March 31, 2023 4:00 AM CT

The story of Seessel’s, which spans five generations and 140 years, started with “The Great Butcher of Memphis.” Even now, 25 years after the stores were sold, people can still remember the taste of the grocer’s cakes and pies. 


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Jennifer Biggs

Jennifer Biggs

Jennifer Biggs is a native Memphian and veteran food writer and journalist who covers all things food, dining and spirits related for The Daily Memphian.


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