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Brewton Inn Shrimp Creole

Brewton Inn Shrimp Creole

Follow our step-by-step, photo illustrated recipe for making this delicious Shrimp Creole recipe from the Brewton Inn in Charleston, South Carolina. We’ve teamed up with FoodSaver, the #1 Vacuum Sealing System to test out their newest product addition. Printable recipe included.

Sausage, Egg, Cheese – Rice Bowl

Sausage, Egg, Cheese – Rice Bowl

Follow our easy, step-by-step, photo illustrated recipe to make this delicious breakfast treat and served up all in one bowl. We’re using some leftover rice to expand this quick and easy breakfast dish into a great way to start your morning. Or, how about just for supper? That will work. Printable recipe included.

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Christmas Giveaway – 2016

Christmas Giveaway – 2016

Contest has ended. It’s time to have a little fun here on Taste of Southern. Please take just a moment of your time and enter our 2016 Christmas Giveaway. We’ve got a couple of neat prizes that I think you’ll really enjoy should you be our winner. You can’t win without entering, so keep reading. Best of luck to you.

Christmas Giveaway – 2015

Christmas Giveaway – 2015

Giveaway Ended: Enter today to win our 2015 Christmas Giveaway. Entry is quick and easy. This giveaway ends at midnight on December 13, 2015. Winner will be announced on Monday, December 14, 2015. Yes, we’re giving away fruitcake, but this is no ordinary fruitcake. You’ll love this super moist, delicious Nutty Fruitcake from our friends at Southern Supreme in Bear Creek, North Carolina.

Main Dishes

Easy Pizza Dough

Easy Pizza Dough

Follow our step-by-step, photo illustrated recipe to make this super easy pizza dough. No kneading is required. It only takes a few minutes to mix up the dough and after a short rest, you can add your favorite toppings and enjoy your own delicious homemade pizza. Printable recipe included.

Easy Roast Chicken

Easy Roast Chicken

Follow our easy, step-by-step, photo illustrated recipe for making this deliciously simple Roast Chicken. Preparation is quick, and you can sit back and relax as it roasts in the oven. Your family will love this and love you for making it for them. Printable recipe included.

Desserts

1928 Strawberry Shortcake Recipe

1928 Strawberry Shortcake Recipe

If you think Strawberry Shortcake is one of those little pre-packaged cake cups and a bag of flavored syrup you find in the grocery store, then you just don’t know what you’re missing.  You’ll love this rustic Strawberry Shortcake Recipe, adapted from a 1928 cookbook with it’s crusty bread layers and sugared fresh Strawberries.  Just add whipped cream topping […]

Banana Pudding Cheesecake

Banana Pudding Cheesecake

Follow our step-by-step, photo illustrated recipe to make this unique dessert. We’ve combined the flavors of a Southern Banana Pudding to make this delicious cheesecake with a Vanilla Wafer crust. It’s much easier to make than you might think. Printable recipe included.

Side Dishes

Ham Bone Beans

Ham Bone Beans

Follow easy, step-by-step, photo illustrated instructions for making this delicious Ham Bone Beans recipe.  Use that leftover ham bone, or ham hock, to make this creamy bean dish that can be served as a side dish or a main dish either one.  We’ll show you how to make it and we’ve got a printable recipe […]

Mustard Greens

Mustard Greens

Follow our step-by-step, photo illustrated recipe for making our southern style Mustard Greens. Greens dominate the fresh produce available here in the South during the winter, and we’ll show you how to cook some up for a great side dish, or even the main meal of the day. They’ll go great with a hunk of […]

Breads

Easy Pizza Dough

Easy Pizza Dough

Follow our step-by-step, photo illustrated recipe to make this super easy pizza dough. No kneading is required. It only takes a few minutes to mix up the dough and after a short rest, you can add your favorite toppings and enjoy your own delicious homemade pizza. Printable recipe included.

Crackling Bread

Crackling Bread

Follow our easy, step-by-step, photo illustrated recipe to make this old Southern favorite Crackling Bread. We just call it Cracklin Bread, dropping that G, but it’s super easy to make and delicious with just about anything. This is a follow-up recipe using the cracklings we made from rendering our own leaf lard but you can […]

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Chitlin Loaf Recipe

Chitlin Loaf Recipe

| March 26, 2017 | 20 Comments

Follow our step-by-step, photo illustrated recipe to prepare Chitlin Loaf. Whether you call them Chitlins, or Chitterlings, we’ll show you how to enjoy them. Chitlin Loaf is probably the easiest and best way to try them. Printable recipe included.

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Backbone and Dumplings

Backbone and Dumplings

| March 19, 2017 | 4 Comments

Follow our step-by-step, photo illustrated recipe for making Pork Backbone with Dumplings. Another great Southern comfort food, backbone and dumplings are easy to make, and a great way to stretch out your menu. Printable recipe included.

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Tom Thumb Sausage Recipe

Tom Thumb Sausage Recipe

| March 12, 2017 | 83 Comments

Follow our step-by-step, photo illustrated recipe to prepare this old time Southern favorite sausage. Tom Thumb, sometimes called a Dan Doodle, is an almost forgotten treasure. We’ll serve it up with Cabbage and Purple Hull Peas for a true taste of the past. Printable recipe included.

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Pork Backbone and Rice

Pork Backbone and Rice

| March 5, 2017 | 8 Comments

Follow our step-by-step, photo illustrated recipe for making this old Southern favorite of Pork Backbone and Rice. Just a few simple ingredients are all you’ll need to complete our super easy recipe. It’s a great way to take advantage of the low price of pork backbone, and stretch it out into a great family meal. Printable recipe included.

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