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Southern Recipes

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Most of our recipes came from my mom who treasured traditional Southern food made from scratch. Many of the recipes are very old, most are easy and all are delicious. If you are looking for Cajun or Soul Food recipes, we have those too. So, enjoy our Southern recipes, bookmark this page and come back often.
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FEATURED RECIPE

Mom's Meat Loaf

Meat Load Recipe


Who doesn't like meat loaf? Mom's recipe is pretty simple with no tricks or secret techniques. The kids love this hearty dish.

GO TO MOM'S MEAT LOAF RECIPE




Southern Favorites

Southern Cornbread

SOUTHERN CORNBREAD
No sugar in this cornbread

Southern Fried Okra

SOUTHERN FRIED OKRA
Not your ordinary okra

Hot Garlic Dill Pickles

HOT GARLIC DILLS
For all pickle lovers

Ambrosia Recipe

AMBROSIA
"food fit for a king"

Southern Sausage Gravy

SOUTHERN SAUSAGE GRAVY
Great on homemade biscuits.

Cha Cha Recipe

CHA CHA
Old Cajun Recipe

Southern Biscuits Recipe

HOME MADE SOUTHERN BISCUITS
Yes, they are easy

Cajun BBQ Shrimp Recipe

CAJUN BBQ SHRIMP
Yummy spicy shrimp

Turnip/Collard Greens Recipe

COLLARD/TURNIP GREENS
Traditional with cornbread

Mississippi Mud Pie Recipe

MISSISSIPPI MUD PIE
Sinfully delicious

Hushpuppy Recipe

HUSHPUPPIES
A must for any fishfry

Hoppin John Recipe

HOPPIN JOHN
Yummy black eyed peas and rice

Peanut Butter Pie

PEANUT BUTTER PIE
So easy...no cooking required

Pecan Piea Recipe

SOUTHERN PECAN PIE
A Georgia Favorite

Mom's Cole Slaw Recipe

MOM'S COLE SLAW
Mom's zesty slaw recipe

Candied Yams Recipe

CANDIED YAMS
Use sweet potatoes or yams



New To Cooking?

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Cooking is more than just following a written recipe. It also involves knowing the little tips that often turn a disaster into a success. We have put together some tips for new cooks that may be helpful.

Go to our Cooking Tips for Beginners (on our sister web site).



Mom's Southern Cooking Tip of the Day

"put 2 tablespoons of bacon grease in everything...then fry it"
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