Pappy Kershenstine has been serving up the best steak jerky since 1976 wth home-style hicory smoke made the Olde Tyme way. Made from round steaks and seasons with the perfect spices from our family recipe. 


Pappy's Steak Jerky has been a favorite pastime for our devoted customers for decades. Our Steak Jerky is made with 100% select lean inside beef round steaks. We naturally cut our beef and do not ground, chop, or form our "Steak in a Bag". Kershenstines beef jerky is made in Europa, Mississippi.

Home of the"Steak in a Bag!". 

Known store Locations: 

Hong Kong Market in New Orleans, LA

Wesco gas station Spring Lake Michigan 

The oasis,  Corner of beechtree and waverly. grand haven MI.

TootNTotum Amarillo, TX

Taylors Express intersection of 3125 and Airline Hwy in Gramercy, La.

texaco Delcambre,la

gas station at the corner of Highland and Jefferson Hwy Baton Rouge, LA 

locally owned Weigels convenience stores Knoxville, TN

Balestras IGA Supermarket, belle chasse, la

mandy food and deli mandeville louisiana


Another one of Pappy's Favorites -New Orleans Famous Cajun Party Mix  -  WON 1st PLACE IN SOUTH LOUISIANA JAMBALAYA COOK-OFF

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Pappys' Grandson is using Pappy's Famous "Steak in a Bag" Beef Jerky Seanining in the New Orleans Famouts Cajun Party Meal Mix™.  His Grandson, an entrepreneur from New Orleans, Louisiana, with his secret recipes, developed the New Orleans Famous Cajun Party Meal Mix™. His Jambalaya was hailed as the “Picasso” of New Orleans Cajun Cuisine.  His secret recipes were highly successful in his four restaurants as a signature item on the menu. He states, “ The New Orleans Famous Cajun Party Meal Mix was one of the reasons for his restaraunts success”.