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Main Dishes

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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Oxtails and Gravy Recipe

Oxtails and Gravy Recipe

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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Side Dishes

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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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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Desserts

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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Lemon Lime Soda Cake Recipe

Lemon Lime Soda Cake Recipe

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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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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Jalapeno Cheddar Cornbread Recipe

Jalapeno Cheddar Cornbread Recipe

Jalapeno Cheddar Cornbread Follow our easy, step-by-step, photo illustrated instructions to learn how to make this spicy Jalapeno Cheddar Cornbread. Printable recipe included. … Add a little spice and cheese to your cornbread. Made with Duke’s Mayonnaise and baked in a cast iron skillet. …   … This recipe is adapted from a recipe seen […]

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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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Skillet Shrimp Appetizers

Skillet Shrimp Appetizers

| February 7, 2021 | 4 Comments

Skillet Shrimp Recipe Follow our easy, step-by-step, fully photo illustrated instructions to learn how to make our delicious Skillet Shrimp Recipe. Printable recipe included. …   Old Bay Seasoning and a little butter, give great flavor to these shrimp. Quickly prepared in a cast iron skillet. Perfect as appetizers, or as a main course for […]

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Duke’s Mayonnaise Cake Recipe

Duke’s Mayonnaise Cake Recipe

| January 31, 2021 | 9 Comments

Mayonnaise Cake Recipe Follow our easy, complete, step-by-step, photo illustrated recipe to learn how to make this moist and delicious Duke’s Mayonnaise Cake with Chocolate Frosting. Printable recipe included. …   Duke’s Mayonnaise is used instead of oil and eggs to make this deliciously moist chocolate cake. We’ve even included a chocolate frosting recipe to […]

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