While real Southern recipes are our passion, you will also find recipes for Cajun, Soul Food, BBQ and other comfort food here. If you are a do-it-yourselfer, try our popular PICKLE RECIPES. So grab a recipe, put on that apron and let's do some authentis, Southern cooking.
BREAD AND BUTTER PICKLES
An old favorite pickle recipe, bread and butter pickles combine tartness with just the right amount of sweetness. If you are tired of dills this is a nice change of pace for pickle lovers.
Southern cooking is not difficult, it's just a little different. Southern food employs a lot of fried food and often...sugar. Thus, it is not known to be low fat. However, if that concerns you, just a little common sense in preparation can make it more healthy.
Southerners love a lot of vegetables cooked until very tender and they love their desserts...
Southern food is traditionally cooked with cast iron cookware. It transfers heat like no other metal and it last forever. But it does have some drawbacks. It must be cured (seasoned) to prevent rust and food from sticking. However these are not major problems compared to the benefits of using cast iron...CONTINUE READING