Hello and thank you for stopping by the soul food recipes blog. This blog is a tribute to cooks of the past, present, and future who provided nourishment when we were hungry aways cooking delicious meals from the heart and soul. These same cooks passed down their knowledge from generation to generation and even inspired many of us to taking up cooking.
The blog is also dedicated to foodies like YOU who love good old-fashioned home cooking like Grandma used to make. But somehow over the years you have misplaced or lost all this precious recipes. No worries you will find all those familiar recipes of the past here.
Here you'll find hundreds of easy-to-prepare traditional soul food recipe that are both real and authentic. All of these recipes are waiting for you to try out. We would like to take you by the hand and teach you how to make some really amazing homemade meals all from the comforts of your home kitchen.
We post new recipes to the blog and website often. So please come back to visit us from time to time to see all the new recipes we post each week. Look throughout the list of our recently posted soul food recipes below.
Some all-time favorites soul food dessert recipes including peach cobbler, sweet potato pie, pecan pie, red velvet cake, banana pudding, lemon pie, and more.
Print our collection of the most popular and most requested pork recipes. Use these recipes to cook up good dishes in your kitchen.
A collection of good tasting chicken recipes. Try our recipes for smothered, fried, barbecue and baked chicken.
Don't get caught hosting a barbecue, picnic, fish fry, party or social function without serving up some of the all time favorite side dishes.
A collection of cajun and creole cooking recipes. Recipes for jambalaya, red beans and rice, blackened chicken, and dirty rice.
These 15 modern soul food recipes are refined versions of Grandmas traditional soul food favorites.
A recipe for anyone looking to know how to make roux. Start with equal parts of butter and flour, then...
Smothered Cooking. Learn how to make smothered pork chops, smothered chicken, smothered steak, and smothered southern turkey wings.
Our easy crock pot recipes are for busy cooks who want to serve their family delicious meals.
Try our free homemade cake recipes including chocolate cake, pound cake, carrot cake and red velvet cake. All cakes are old fashioned and made from scratch.
Avoid caffeine, junk food, and sugar with these 10 Healthy Smoothie Recipes
Cook a delicious homemade meal, with these soup recipes. Once you have gone homemade, it is hard to go back to canned soup.
See how easy it is to prepare your favorite fish and seafood recipes.
Download or print our best main dish and entree beef recipes for dinner meals or outdoor barbecue cookouts.
Are you looking to create a mouthwatering smothered pork chop and chicken meal? If you answered yes, you must know how to make gravy.
Try our soul food vegetable recipes prepared to taste just like Grandma's.
What is the best side dish for chicken and dumplings dinner? Here are the best foods to serve with your chicken and dumplings. Enjoy!
This southern potato salad is great for barbecues and picnics or serves as a side item with your next soul food meal. This recipe is really easy to prepare.
This is a traditional stuffed bell pepper recipe with bell peppers and beef baked in tomato sauce.
A mashed potato recipe doesn't get any simpler than this. This recipe calls for butter, milk, pepper, potatoes and salt.
This delicious peach cobbler dessert recipe will satisfy your cravings. The recipe is so simple that a kid could easily prepare this dessert.
This boiled candied yams recipe produces moist and well glazed yams for your Holiday or Sunday dinner feast.
People love this traditional southern style collard greens recipe. This is a great recipe to complete your meal.
Cooking canned salmon is simple with this quick and easy salmon croquette recipe. Delicious and easy to prepare salmon patties.
Come learn how to prepare delicious chicken, beef, pork, fish and seafood meat recipes...southern style.
Sweet potato pie recipe - go ahead and try this easy to make southern dessert favorite. You won't disappointed, you'll be pleasantly surprised.
Here's how to cook up some great tasting fried chicken gizzards. I lived on fried chicken gizzards while I completed college.
Top 20 list of foods that cause gas. What to do if you are eating these gassy foods.
This corn bread dressing recipe beats stuffing any day of the week. This dressing recipe is a must have for any holiday that you serve turkey, ham, or prime rib.
Red bucket old-fashioned chitterlings recipe. Chitterlings is one of those recipes that you have to try for a true soul food experience.
Soul food dinner and menu ideas for all of your favorite southern country foods. Cook one of these delicious mouthwartering meals for dinner today!
Enjoy this seafood boil recipe. This is a family gathering favorite during crab and shrimp season. Frozen crab and shrimp can be used for your year-round enjoyment.
Want some lip-smacking neck bones and rice? If so, I have just the recipe for you. This recipe works well for pork neck bones and beef neckbones too.
Try this old fashioned chicken and dumplings recipe. Learn to cook dumplings from scratch with this easy-to-follow chicken recipe.
This pigs feet recipe is an old fashioned soul food favorite. The meat is not fat as expected, containing less fat and more protein than country-style pork ribs.
Our quick and easy recipe for baked macaroni and cheese. A soul food recipe favorite!
This special occasion stuffed cornish hen recipe works well for thanksgiving and sunday dinner.
A large collection of big mamas recipes. You can learn to cook like Grandma and Big Mama with these recipes.
View our collection of 25 real authentic soul food recipes for home cooks who want to prepare great dinner meals.
My go to recipe for sweet and delicious homemade apple cobbler prepared the old fashioned way.
How to make apple sauce. Use this for step recipe to easily make the best homemade apple sauce you've ever tasted.
Need to feed a bunch of hungry people, then these soup recipes for a crowd are sure to please and satisfy.
My family secret to making breakfast sausage patties. Serve these delicious homemade pork sausage patties with the breakfast of your choice.
In under 20 minutes you can prepare a delicious spaghetti meal with this quick and easy spaghetti recipe.
Voted 17 of the BEST southern recipes. You can make these recipes yourself and they taste better than Grandma's cooking--Grandma won't mind.
Wondering what to cook? Here are our top soul food dinner ideas. Use these to prepare delicious meals.
See our list of the 15 best soul food dishes and recipes for you to cook delicious meals at home.
A southern style soul food baked pigs feet recipe. Slow cook them until almost tender then oven bake to perfection.
How to cook turkey butts also called turkey tails.