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Sunday Suppers: To Bring Wealth and Health

With the new year around the corner here are some nontraditional options using black eyed peas and turnip greens. Pan Fried Perch on a bed of Greens Venison and Turnip Green Frittata Black Eyed Pea Cakes Black Eyed Pea Stew … Continue reading

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Kale and Pear Salad with Sorghum-Spiced Pecans

This is a great fall salad and makes use of some Southern staples. The dressing was inspired by AnnaShortcakes’ Cider Sorghum Vinaigrette. While we haven’t tasted it, we suspect her version is superior for two reasons: It calls for Bourbon … Continue reading

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Sausage Strata

The great thing about this strata is it can be made the night before and then placed in the oven for breakfast or brunch the next day. It can also work well for dinner. Sausage Tomato Strata 1 loaf of … Continue reading

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Apple Cobbler

We’re guest blogging over at Raymund’s Ang Sarap today. Check out our recipe there.

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Sunday Suppers: Farmers Market Specials

We’re knee deep in okra and the purple hulls are showing up at the farmers market. This is a great Southern pairing. Don’t forget the sweet tea. Stewed Okra Purple Hulls Cheddar Cornbread Peach Cobbler

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Mustard and Molasses Pork Chops on the Grill

This is a simple marinade that works wonders on pork chops or pork loin. The pork chops can be bone in, but center loin chops work the best. Make sure they are at least 1 1/2-2″ thick. The chops can … Continue reading

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Sunday Suppers: A Southern Mashup

We still can’t say y’all with a straight face, but we do love Southern cuisine. Let’s do a little South of the Mason-Dixon mashup with this a la carte menu. Fried Green Tomatoes Fried Okra Jambalaya Shrimp with Redeye Gravy … Continue reading

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Potato Soup with Buttermilk and Garlic Scapes

Here is another great way to use those fantastic garlic scapes. Even better, this soup can be served cold if the days are getting hot. The cornbread should always be warm though. Potato Soup with Buttermilk and Garlic Scapes 2 … Continue reading

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A Little Bit of NOLA

Remember those super awesome creamy grits? This works really well with them. Raw crawfish can usually be found at a nicer supermarket or fish market. Cooked crawfish can be substituted for raw if need be. Add it and cook the … Continue reading

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Super Creamy Awesome Grits

Sometimes there just needs to be more fat in a dish. For regular grit preparation go here. Use the fancy stone ground grits for this dish. They can usually be found in a special burlap sack in the health food … Continue reading

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