All Rights Reserved. And even though this recipe may seem a little lengthy, I GUARANTEE you, it's well worth it. The sauce is not overly powerful but you can always add more or leave it off and still have a great tasting pulled chicken for sandwiches or plain. Method:   oven Time:   under 30 minutes, Made with buttermilk, Mexi Corn, black pepper, white cornmeal, self rising flour, onion, egg, sugar, garlic powder Whether you're cooking for yourself or for a family, these easy dinners are sure to leave everyone satisfied and stress-free. I am from the South, and red beans and rice is a weekly tradition in my house. But, of course, we weren’t going to stop there: hearty portions of pork-spiked black-eyed peas and beans and sweet-and-sour mustard and turnip greens made up the vegetable contingent of our plate, and a crisp-edged, nearly-fried-looking savory cornbread muffin rounded out the spread. Method:   stovetop Time:   under 30 minutes, Made with butter, crushed pineapple, cherry pie filling, devil's food cake mix, pecans, mint chocolate chips Online since 1995, CDKitchen has grown into a large collection of delicious recipes created by home cooks and professional chefs from around the world. Thaw in refrigerator overnight, unwrap, and proceed as directed. My family of six loves this. With about twenty minutes left until closing time, our waitress handed out a stack of menus and walked us through what dishes they hadn’t run out of yet, which luckily included a number of the items Brackner and Knott recommended. Because soul food is made with LOVE!!! Read about some of our other trips around the country, in the name of recipe research: What's your favorite regional specialty? Method:   stovetop Time:   1-2 hours, Made with rice krispies, shortening, sugar, brown sugar, egg, vanilla extract, flour, salt, oats, pecans Fish Recipes You are going to want to try these quick and easy fish recipes for catfish, red snapper, salmon, tilapia, tuna, etc. As far as first meals of the day go, a breakfast consisting of (clockwise from top) fried chicken, fried chicken livers, pulled pork, pork and beans, fried okra, fried cornbread, and so-called “chicken and pastry” isn’t a half-bad way to start things off. Find recipes for your diet. Link in another recipe. From fried chicken at Red's Little Schoolhouse to smothered chicken at Mrs. B's Home Cooking, we ate our way through the Heart of Dixie. All ingredient measurements are approximate. Do not use generic tomatoes, they make this bland. Wrap unbaked meat loaf in plastic wrap and foil. This is a wonderful okra and potato dish that can used as a side dish or it can be eaten for breakfast. Custom folders. This recipe is originally from Alabama, and has been passed down for generations. Address: 518 N Decatur St, Montgomery, AL, What we ate (and loved): Smothered pork chops, mustard and turnip greens, peas and beans, miniature sweet potato pie, muffin tin cornbread, red velvet cake. This is a position locals take very seriously. Once inside, though, you can be sure you’re in the right place when someone hands you a photocopied paper menu of daily soul food specials, including pork chops smothered in a golden gravy studded with large strips of yellow onion and sweet-and-sour braised hearty greens. You can also make this with turtle meat and call it turtle stew, that's what we do! Cook’s Country executive food editor Bryan Roof and I visited Alabama in the name of recipe research to learn firsthand about several of the state’s soul food staples.