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Fried Grits Recipe

Fried Grits Recipe

| November 19, 2012 | 58 Comments

Follow this step-by-step, photo illustrated recipe for making our Southern Fried Grits recipe.  If you’ve never tried them, I’m sure you’ll be just as surprised as I was the first time I ever tasted them.  It’s certainly not going to be what you think or expect….especially when you top them with syrup.  Grits and syrup?  Oh yes.  Perfect […]

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Southern Green Beans Recipe

Southern Green Beans Recipe

| October 1, 2012 | 19 Comments

Try our step-by-step, photo illustrated recipe for making delicious Southern Green Beans.  It’s just good old, basic Southern Cooking at it’s best, for a delicious side dish that compliments any meal.  Whether you’re using home canned beans, fresh, frozen or store bought in the can, it doesn’t get much easier than this to place another vegetable on your family table. …   […]

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Red Skin Mashed Potatoes Recipe

Red Skin Mashed Potatoes Recipe

| September 24, 2012 | 5 Comments

Step-by-step, photo illustrated recipe for our delicious, creamy, red skin mashed potatoes.  We’ve got a quick and easy side dish that can be table ready in just a few minutes.  Everybody loves mashed potatoes.  These are so good, you don’t even need gravy.  It’s a perfect addition to your favorite meat dish. …   Red […]

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Fresh Field Peas Recipe

Fresh Field Peas Recipe

| August 27, 2012 | 27 Comments

Field peas, fresh from the garden, are a great side dish to all types of meals.  There’s just a special deliciousness to anything straight out of the garden that you don’t find in canned or frozen items.  Here’s a quick and easy side dish that’s perfect for dinner through the week or…on Sunday. …   Field Peas […]

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Roasted Vegetables Recipe

Roasted Vegetables Recipe

| July 16, 2012 | 2 Comments

Summers bounty of vegetables are everywhere right now.  Here’s a great way to prepare some of your favorites in a way that just about anyone will love….even that person that doesn’t normally eat a lot of vegetables.  Roasting vegetables in the oven just brings about a whole different level of flavors and, this quick and […]

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Creamy Cole Slaw Recipe

Creamy Cole Slaw Recipe

| March 25, 2012 | 36 Comments

This quick and easy coleslaw recipe is a traditional side dish for lots of great southern foods.  You’ll find it served up with BBQ, Fried Chicken, Fish and Seafood at most family gatherings.  It’s also a favorite on Hamburgers, Hot Dogs and BBQ Sandwiches.  Just a few simple ingredients are all you’ll need. …   […]

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Hoppin John Recipe

Hoppin John Recipe

| March 5, 2012 | 17 Comments

Hoppin’ John, it ain’t just for New Years any more.  This is a quick and easy recipe that serves as a side dish, or can also be a great main dish just as well.  What a great way to use a few leftover Black Eye Peas to make another meal entirely. …   If you’ve […]

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Fried Green Tomatoes Recipe

Fried Green Tomatoes Recipe

| February 13, 2012 | 48 Comments

… Long before the movie made them famous everywhere, Fried Green Tomatoes were already famous in the South.  This quick and easy dish is great as an appetizer, snack, or as a side to your main meal.  And, if the “secret is in the sauce,” we’ve got a quick and easy dipping sauce that makes […]

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Garlic Dill New Potatoes Recipe

Garlic Dill New Potatoes Recipe

| February 6, 2012 | 8 Comments

Quick and easy potatoes, simple to make with just a few ingredients.  You’ll love the taste of these potatoes with a hint of garlic and dill.  It’s a great side dish for just about any meal and pairs well with about any meat dish.  You can even prepare them a day or two ahead and […]

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Baked Sweet Potatoes Recipe

Baked Sweet Potatoes Recipe

| January 22, 2012 | 9 Comments

Healthy and tasty sweet potatoes, a very versatile dish that is quick and easy to prepare and offers lots of possible uses.  Peel and eat or use them for sweet potato casseroles, sweet potato pies or sweet potato biscuits and much more. Baked sweet potatoes have always been one of my favorites.  I have fond […]

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