Down Home Southern Cooking Recipes

If you like home cooking, nothing will taste better than authentic southern cooking. When I sit down at the dinner table to eat southern food, one thing is sure to happen.  I'll leave the table very pleased, full, and content after my meal.

For this simple fact, l love home cooking, especially because I get a chance to cook the food I enjoy eating.

Do you enjoy eating southern foods?

If so here are some of the all time southern recipes.  

Print these recipes out, that way when you have the urge for some good down home cooking you're good to go.


Sweet Tea
Homemade Lemonade


Fried Hush Puppies
Southern Style Corn Bread


Chicken Noodle
Creamy Tomato Soup
Vegetable Soup

Beans, Potatoes and Vegetables

Baked Sweet Potato
Black Eyed Peas
Buttered Mashed potatoes
Candied Yams
Collard Greens
Pinto Beans
Stuffed Bell Pepper

Chicken and Pork

Chicken and Dumplings Recipe
Smothered Chicken
Southern Fried Chicken
Honey Baked Ham


Fried Catfish
Salmon Patties
Blackened Red Snapper


Seafood Boil
Grilled Salmon Recipe
Grilled Shrimp Recipe


Homemade Lemon Pie
Red Velvet Cake
Pecan Pie
Peach Cobbler

My advice to you is to develop your dinner menu by selecting several recipes from above. Head to your local grocery store, pick up your ingredients and get into the kitchen and start cooking.

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