Take a delicious tour of the South with our southern recipes. Gather the family around the table for these old, easy and southern soul food recipes.

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      How to Cook Okra Like a True Southerner

      Whether for its subtle, delectable flavor or its many health benefits, knowing how to cook okra just right is a skill you need for the summer.

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      40 Healthy Southern Recipes

      Slow down and enjoy these healthy Southern recipes around the kitchen table with family and friends.

      Buttery Cornbread

      A friend gave me this cornbread recipe several years ago, and I think it's the best recipe I've tried. I...

      Biscuits with Southern Cheese Spread

      To balance out the menu, every tea party needs a few savory options, like these biscuits with cheese spread. They're...

      Cheesy Bacon and Grits Casserole

      I was craving grits for breakfast, so I created this masterpiece with fresh corn and leftover bacon. Serve with avocado...

      Grilled Pimiento Cheese Sandwiches

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      Rich and creamy pimiento cheese is a southern favorite. It makes this grilled pimiento cheese sandwich shine, especially when sweet...

      Sweet Potato Meringue Bake

      This sweet potato meringue casserole is a slightly sweeter variation of the original, minus the extra sugar. It's simple enough...

      A 7-Day Southern Meal Plan

      Take a trip to the South this week in your kitchen. We're loving all things Cajun and Creole, plus other...

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      60 Iconic Southern Comfort Foods

      Our best belly-stuffin', soul warmin' southern recipes. Think chicken-fried steak, biscuits and gravy and plenty of pie.

      Easy Pimiento Cheese

      Every good Southerner has their own easy pimiento cheese recipe. It's wonderful on crackers, in a sandwich with a fresh...

      45 Southern Comfort Foods for Winter

      Fierce winter weather makes comfort food a necessity, and nobody does it better than Southern home cooks!

      Smoked Brisket

      This smoked brisket recipe is always a crowd favorite—it really melts in your mouth! —Jodi Abel, La Jolla, California

      Corn Pone

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      My husband's grandmother gave me this corn pone recipe years ago. She always made it with bacon drippings, which is...

      What Is Pimiento Cheese and Why Everyone (Not Just Southerners) Should Try It

      Are you really asking "what is pimiento cheese?" Well, take it from a Southerner on why this spread is a...

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      Benne Seed Wafers

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      Crisp, chewy, nutty and caramelized benne wafers (aka sesame seed cookies) are perfect for your holiday or Kwanzaa celebrations. For...

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      30 Southern Thanksgiving Side Dishes You Can’t Miss

      Bring down-home flavors to your holiday table with these southern Thanksgiving side dishes. We have delicious ideas for collard greens,...

      30 Traditional Southern Thanksgiving Desserts (+ New Favorites)

      Complete your holiday spread with some traditional Southern desserts like pecan and sweet potato pies as well as new favorites...

      Pressure-Cooker Andouille Red Beans and Rice

      Once my husband's favorite New Orleans takeout closed, I challenged myself to develop a tasty red beans and rice recipe...

      Mama’s Buttermilk Coconut Pie

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      My mama showed me how to make this pie about 40 years ago, just as her mama showed her how...

      Cast-Iron Loaded Breakfast Biscuits

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      These loaded breakfast biscuits are full of hearty breakfast ingredients like eggs, bacon, mushrooms and cheese! They are perfect to...

      Our Best Jambalaya Recipes

      You're craving something spicy and flavorful for dinner? Look through our hearty jambalaya recipes. This collection includes chicken, sausage, shrimp and...

      East Carolina BBQ Sauce

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      On a recent trip to the East Coast, I discovered this bold, spicy Carolina BBQ sauce. I'm not a huge...

      Nashville BBQ Sauce

      This Nashville BBQ sauce is vinegar-forward with smoky undertones. Use it on your favorite grilled or smoked meats. —Taste of...

      Air-Fryer Sweet Potato Fries

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      I can never get enough of these air-fryer sweet potato fries! Even though my grocery store sells them in the...

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      Slow-Cooker Grits

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      Since moving to the South, I have come to love grits! I also love my slow cooker, and I worked...

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      Slow-Cooker Berry Compote

      This berry compote is an old recipe my grandma made when I was younger. She always added extra blueberries to...

      Dr Pepper Sheet Cake

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      When we visited the Dr Pepper museum in Dublin, Texas, I bought a Dr Pepper cake mix. It was so...

      Chocolate Chess Pie

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      This is one of my mother's go-to recipes. It's a yummy spin on classic chocolate chess pie. — Ann Dickens,...

      Cheesy Spoon Bread Casserole

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      I love this spoon bread casserole because it’s creamy with a little southwestern kick. It’s comfort food at its finest...

      50 Southern Dutch Oven Recipes

      Flex your muscles and hoist that heavy pot onto the stove for these Southern Dutch oven recipes.