16 Down-Home Foods That Johnny Cash Loved
Walk the line and stay true to food loved by the King of Country Music. You bring the soundtrack, we'll serve up the recipes.
Johnny Cash is a country music legend—but he and June Carter Cash were well-known for loving down-to-earth Southern food, too. The dinner table in their Nashville home was a welcome stop for country stars, friends and family.
You can’t eat chili without cornbread, as Peggy Knight attests. This mouth-watering cornbread is made with buttermilk, and gives a further kick of heat by including jalapeno peppers.
According to Peggy Knight, the family’s cook, Johnny Cash loved his mom’s meat loaf. This delicious recipe will quickly become as much of a favorite in your home as it was in Johnny’s.
Johnny’s son, a country singer himself, also told Reddit that his dad loved fried pork chops. Our recipe adds a touch of Parmesan to the coating for some extra zing, and you can get it on the table in no time.