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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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    Southern Deviled Eggs

    There is nothing more simple, or delicious, than these southern deviled eggs. I make them for every BBQ, tailgate or picnic, and they're always a hit. —Ellen Riley, Murfreesboro, Tennessee

    This Is Why Southerners Put Syrup on Biscuits

    Any old-school food lover in the South knows cane syrup is the classic accompaniment to biscuits


    Buttery Cornbread

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


    This Is Why Southerners Cook Corn on the Cob with Milk and Butter

    Learn how to make corn on the cob with milk and butter for the ultimate summer side dish!


    Kentucky Coleslaw

    4 reviews

    We love going to Kentucky Fried Chicken. Although we enjoy the chicken, we actually go for the coleslaw. We buy...

    Appalachian Stack Cake with Apple-Bourbon Sauce

    My version of a completely traditional Appalachian stack cake was inspired by the way my ancestors would have made it...


    Air-Fryer Pumpkin Biscuits with Spiced Apple Butter

    1 review

    A couple of years ago, one of my friend's parents made pumpkin biscuits for Thanksgiving. I was inspired by the...

    Sausage and Gravy Biscuit Pockets

    1 review

    I love sausage, gravy and biscuits, so I thought it'd be a fabulous idea to make them portable for an...


    Red Eye Gravy

    This southern classic is more of a thin sauce than a traditional thick gravy. It's made with strong coffee and...



    What Is Soul Food? The Story You Need to Know

    We all eat, but some foods do more than stave off hunger. Charla L. Draper, founder of National Soul Food...

    How to Make a Pineapple Sandwich Like You’re from the South

    Don't knock it 'til you try it! The pineapple sandwich is a Southern classic made with mayo and pineapple rings.


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    27 Down-Home Cracker Barrel Copycat Recipes

    Take the best down-home Cracker Barrel recipes and bring them, well, home! From chicken n' dumplings to mashed potatoes, our...


    Copycat Fried Chicken Sandwich

    4 reviews

    After trying all the major fast-food chains' chicken sandwiches, I decided to come up with my own fried chicken sandwich....


    Cuts-Like-Butter BBQ Brisket

    4 reviews

    With just a few ingredients and steps, this recipe is nearly impossible to mess up. The thin, fall-apart-tender slices are...


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    27 Southern Christmas Dinner Menu Ideas

    Enjoy the comforts of down-home cooking this holiday season! Find all the southern Christmas dinner menu ideas you need—from chess...

    Banana Pudding Cake

    4 reviews

    I love to make cakes, and my family loves banana pudding. One day while brainstorming in the kitchen, I came...


    Southern-Style Meat Loaf

    1 review

    When my husband and I moved to the South, we discovered our love for pimiento cheese! Its addition lends flair...


    Southern Peach Toasts

    These bruleed peach toasts are my creative homage to the beloved southern fresh peach cobbler. It is an upscale presentation...


    Peanut Butter and Mayo: How to Make This Iconic Southern Sandwich

    The most unusual Southern recipe out there? It has to be the peanut butter and mayo sandwich.


    Scallion and Cheddar Cathead Biscuits

    3 reviews

    Southerners are known for giving their recipes colorful names. This one got its name because each extra-large drop biscuit is...


    Turnip Greens Salad

    My Turnip Greens Salad was created using items from my garden. Because most people cook turnip greens, I wanted to...


    How to Cook Okra

    It's most popular in the South, but okra deserves a chance no matter where you live. This crisp, tender and...


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    40 Healthy Southern Recipes

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


    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...

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    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...


    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...


    Grilled Pimiento Cheese Sandwiches

    2 reviews

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


    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

    1 review

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