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Main Dishes

Mama’s Spaghetti Recipe

Mama’s Spaghetti Recipe

Mama’s Spaghetti Follow our complete, step-by-step, photo illustrated instructions to learn how to make spaghetti just like Mama made for our family. Super easy, super simple. Printable recipe included. …   Mama was all Southerner, so there is nothing Italian about the way she made spaghetti. It’s just very simple, very easy, and I loved […]

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Egg Salad Recipe

Egg Salad Recipe

Southern Egg Salad Follow our easy, step-by-step, photo illustrated instructions to learn how to make this quick and easy Southern style Egg Salad recipe. Printable recipe included. …   Our easy Egg Salad recipe makes the perfect sandwich. Just toast your bread and spread on a nice layer of egg salad. Light and delicious. … […]

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Side Dishes

Glazed Carrots Recipe

Glazed Carrots Recipe

Easy Glazed Carrots Follow our complete, step-by-step, photo illustrated instructions to make these easy Glazed Carrots in your own kitchen. A quick and easy side dish for any meal. Printable recipe included. …   You’ll love the slightly sweet taste of these glazed carrots. They make a great side dish to just about any meal […]

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Oyster Dressing Recipe

Oyster Dressing Recipe

Old Fashioned Oyster Dressing Follow our complete, step-by-step, photo illustrated instructions to learn how to make this old fashioned Oyster Dressing. Printable recipe included. …   Oyster Dressing is yet another old Southern favorite. Goes great with that Thanksgiving turkey, but it’s good any time you can get fresh oysters. …   … Oyster Dressing […]

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Desserts

Strawberry Lemonade Cake Recipe

Strawberry Lemonade Cake Recipe

Strawberry Lemonade Cake Follow our easy, step-by-step, photo illustrated instructions to learn how to make this amazingly delicious Strawberry-Lemonade Cake. Perfect for strawberry season. Printable recipe included. …   Some folks might call this a Strawberry Jam cake. It does have a Strawberry Jam filling between the layers that goes perfect with the Strawberry Cream […]

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Old Fashioned Carrot Cake Recipe

Old Fashioned Carrot Cake Recipe

Carrot Cake Follow our complete, step-by-step, photo illustrated directions to learn how to make, bake, and assemble this old fashioned recipe. A real Southern favorite. Printable recipe included. …   This old fashioned version is a basic cake. It’s delicious, without the pineapple, coconut, raisins and some other things you might not like, or find […]

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Breads

Butter Biscuits Recipe

Butter Biscuits Recipe

Butter Biscuits Follow our easy, step-by-step, photo illustrated instructions to learn how to make our Butter Biscuits. Made with butter instead of lard or shortening, that’s why we call them Butter Biscuits. Printable recipe included. …   We hope you like the way we make these just as much as you like the biscuits themselves. […]

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Southern Hushpuppies Recipe

Southern Hushpuppies Recipe

Southern Hushpuppies Follow our easy, step-by-step, photo illustrated instructions to learn how to make our deep fried Southern Hushpuppies. You’ll want to make a bunch. Printable recipe included. …   These light and fluffy Southern Hushpuppies are a must have when enjoying fried fish and seafood, or when enjoying some truly Southern Barbecue. They’re even […]

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Reviews-News

Jane Parker Chocolate Fruitcake Review

Jane Parker Chocolate Fruitcake Review

Jane Parker Chocolate Fruitcake We test the all new Chocolate Fruitcake from the folks at JaneParker.com. They’ve brought back the original Jane Parker fruitcakes with the original recipes, and have added a few more. …   We’re taste testing the new Jane Parker Chocolate Fruitcake from the folks at JaneParker.com. They’ve brought back the A&P […]

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Jane Parker Spanish Bar Cake Review

Jane Parker Spanish Bar Cake Review

Spanish Bar Cake Review We take a look at the return of the Jane Parker Spanish Bar Cake. This cake was made popular by the A&P Food Stores many years back. It disappeared for a while, but now, it’s back. …   Jane Parker, a name well known for it’s fruitcakes, now brings back the […]

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Life at Taste of Southern

Hoop Cheese Toast and Toasted Recipe

Hoop Cheese Toast and Toasted Recipe

Hoop Cheese Toast – Hoop Cheese Toasted Follow our easy, step-by-step, photo illustrated instructions to learn how to make this old Southern favorite of Hoop Cheese Toast. And, learn how old timers liked to melt or toast the same cheese in a skillet. Printable recipe included. …   Hoop Cheese, either toasted or as toast, […]

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Happy Birthday To Me

Happy Birthday To Me

Happy Birthday To Me …   Friday, July 03, will be my birthday. I’ve never posted this information in all the years that I’ve been placing recipes on the Internet. But, someone finally asked, so here it is. Thank you in advance for your Birthday wishes. They are greatly appreciated. Please don’t hold it against […]

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Have You Seen These?

Our First Cookbook Giveaway

Our First Cookbook Giveaway

| March 21, 2021 | 95 Comments

Cookbook Giveaway – March, 2021 Enter our Giveaway for your chance to WIN one of three signed copies of our first ever cookbook. Details in the description below. No purchase necessary. …   Our First Cookbook – “From Mama’s Big Oval Table” Congratulations WINNERS Congratulations to the winners of our cookbook. Theda – Cornbread Dressing […]

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Oxtails and Gravy Recipe

Oxtails and Gravy Recipe

| March 21, 2021 | 6 Comments

Oxtails and Gravy Follow our complete, step-by-step, photo illustrated instructions to learn how to make delicious Ox Tails with Gravy at home. Easy to make, just takes a little time to cook. Printable recipe included. …   Oxtails are a delicacy in many places. And, for good reason. They’re delicious. They take several hours to […]

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Lemon Lime Soda Cake Recipe

Lemon Lime Soda Cake Recipe

| March 14, 2021 | 4 Comments

Lemon Lime Soda Cake Follow our easy, step-by-step, photo illustrated instructions to learn how to make our three ingredient cake recipe and three ingredient frosting. Printable recipe included. …   A box of cake mix, egg, and a bottle of Sprite® are all you need to make the layers for this cake. Perfect for St. […]

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