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Step into the world of soulful Southern cooking with us at Soul food and Southern Cooking! Here you will find delicious recipes hand-crafted using only the freshest ingredients.

Our passion is to honor traditional flavors, recipes, and techniques from the Deep South while putting our own innovative spin on them. We strive to bring flavor, laughter, and joy to each plate we prepare.

So come join us for a unique culinary experience that is sure to leave you feeling full – in both stomach and spirit!

We have all your favorite soul food recipes for popular dishes including fried chickensmothered pork chops, smothered turkey wings, barbecue, fried catfish, biscuits and sausage gravypeach cobblersweet potato pie, banana pudding, red velvet cake, cornbread, biscuits, hush puppiesblack-eyed peas, macaroni & cheesecollard greens, cabbage, fried green tomatoes, stuffed bell peppers, chitterlings, pigs feet, neck bones and rice, gumbo, jambalaya, red beans and rice, sweet tea, homemade lemonade, and many more.

From soulful African American dishes to recipes rooted in Southern comfort food, our vibrant collection of recipes is sure to bring some much-needed warmth and flavor into your kitchen.

Whether you're looking for a traditional African American dish or an old-school Southern classic, these recipes are just what you need. So grab your pots and pans and get ready to explore the flavors of African American cuisine.

Read on to discover a diverse range of recipes steeped in history!

Our latest soul food recipes

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Appetizer RecipesAppetizer Recipes

Appetizer Recipes
Quick and easy appetizer recipes from the soul food site. These appetizers are great for snack foods and party events.

BBQ RecipesBBQ Recipes

BBQ Recipes
You will enjoy this great selection of barbecue rib recipes including baby back ribs, country style ribs, pork ribs and beef ribs.

Bean RecipesBean Recipes

Bean Recipes
Cook delicious and nutritious side dishes with these simple bean recipes using dry and canned beans.

Beef RecipesBeef Recipes

Beef Recipes
Some of our best main dish and entrée beef recipes for dinner meals, outdoor barbecues, and backyard cookouts.

Beverage RecipesBeverage Recipes

Beverage Recipes
Now you can easily satisfy your thirst by drinking a cold glass of sweet tea, sun tea or homemade lemonade.

Bread RecipesBread Recipes

Bread Recipes
From skillet cornbread to fluffy homemade biscuits you will enjoy this collection of bread recipes. 

Breakfast RecipesBreakfast Recipes

Breakfast Recipes
A collection of breakfast recipes including omelets, muffins, pancakes, waffles, bacon, sausage oatmeal and more.

Cajun RecipesCajun Recipes

Cajun Recipes
Cajun and creole cooking recipes for Louisiana style jambalaya, red beans and rice, blackened chicken, and dirty rice.

Cake RecipesCake Recipes

Cake Recipes
Our homemade cake recipes for chocolate cake, pound cake, carrot cake, red velvet cake, and many more.

Casserole RecipesCasserole Recipes

Casserole Recipes
19 of the BEST casserole recipes to make if you're craving a hearty and satisfying dinner meal. 

Chicken RecipesChicken Recipes

Chicken Recipes
Tasty chicken recipes for all of your favorites including smothered chicken, fried chicken, bbq chicken and baked chicken.

Crock Pot RecipesCrock Pot Recipes

Crock Pot Recipes
Try out our easy crock pot recipes for busy cooks. It's easier than ever to serve your family delicious meals.

Diabetic RecipesDiabetic Recipes

Diabetic Recipes
Now you can prepare delicious diabetic soul food that is so flavorful that you will want to eat more.

Dessert RecipesDessert Recipes

Dessert Recipes
Some all-time favorites soul food dessert recipes including peach cobbler, banana pudding, sweet potato pie, pecan pie, and more.

Fish RecipesFish Recipes

Fish Recipes
You are going to want to try these quick and easy fish recipes for catfish, red snapper, salmon, tilapia, tuna, etc.

Pie RecipesPie Recipes

Pie Recipes
The absolute BEST tasting pie recipes the south has to offer. Including pecan, sweet potato, lemon meringue and more.

Pork RecipesPork Recipes

Pork Recipes
Our favorite pork recipes - from chitterlings and pot roast to smothered pork chops you'll find what you need for dinner.

Potato RecipesPotato Recipes

Potato Recipes
Baked, fried, mashed, or roasted we have all the potato recipes you need to round out your delicious dinner meals.

Salad RecipesSalad Recipes

Salad Recipes
Quick and easy summer salad recipes for potato salad, fruit salad, layers salad, black-eyed peas salad, and more. 

Seafood RecipesSeafood Recipes

Seafood Recipes
Grilled, baked, fried, sautéed, broiled or whatever you like, prepare your favorite seafoods from this recipe collection.

Side DishesSide Dishes

Side Dishes 
All-time favorite side dishes for a barbecue, picnic, fish fry, office party, or any other social function.

Side DishesSide Dishes

Soup Recipes
Prepare a delicious homemade meal with these soup recipes for noodle, dumplings, onion, tomato, asparagus, and more.

Vegetable RecipesVegetable Recipes

Vegetable Recipes
We have your favorite vegetable recipes for collard greens, stuffed bell peppers, creamed corn, okra, cabbage, and more.

Time for you to take a look at the rest of the soul food recipes website. Just select a recipe category from above then click on over to see what recipes we have to offer you.

Don't be afraid to try your hand at cooking all of these recipes, even if you're not a good cook. Because with a little practice you will become an excellent cook in no time.

Thank you for taking the time to explore Soul food and Southern Cooking. We hope that you have enjoyed your stay and are looking forward to having you back as a regular guest.

As we continue to create delicious recipes, we hope that our site will be a place for people from all over the world to come together and share the beauty of soulful Southern cooking.

Until then, we wish you all the best in your culinary endeavors!