Amaranth Grits Recipe

Ingredients: 1 cup amaranth 1 small clove garlic, peeled and finely chopped 1 medium onion, peeled and finely chopped 3 cups water or vegetable stock Sea salt or tamari soy sauce to taste Hot sauce to taste (optional) Garnish: 2 Read More …

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GRANDMA’S TENNESSEE JAM CAKE

INGREDIENTS” 1/2 c. butter 1 c. light brown sugar, packed 3 eggs, separated 2 c. sifted cake flour 1/2 tsp. soda 2 tsp. baking powder 1 tsp. nutmeg 1/4 tsp. cloves 1/2 tsp. cinnamon 1 c. seedless black raspberry preserves Read More …

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15 Bean Soup South Caroline Style

Ingredients: 1 (1 lb) bagregular 15 bean soup mix or 1 (1 lb) bagcajun 15 bean soup mix 1 large onion, chopped 4 garlic cloves, minced 1 (15 -30 ounce) can whole tomatoes, crushed 3 stalks celery leaves, included chopped Read More …

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9 LAYER NORTH CAROLINA SALAD

INGREDIENTS: 1 head lettuce (washed and broken into eatable pieces 3 stalks celery ( 1/4 inch slices) 1 (chopped) lg. onion 1 pkg. frozen sweet peas (blanched in microwave) 1 1/2 c. lite mayonnaise 2 tbsp. sugar 2 tbsp. garlic Read More …

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MISSISSIPPI MUD CAKE

INGREDIENTS: 2 c. flour 2 c. sugar 1/2 c. cocoa 1/2 c. water 1/2 c. butter 1/2 c. shortening 1/2 c. buttermilk 1 tsp. salt 1 tsp. baking soda 1 tsp. vanilla 2 eggs (beaten) FROSTING: 1 box powdered sugar Read More …

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LOUISIANA TWICE BAKED POTATOES

Ingredients: Whole Large Russett Potatoes Milk Butter Salt Pepper Cheese Sour Cream Bacon Bits Green Onions Parsley Paprika (All amounts are to your liking) Instructions: Bake potatoes until soft. (Microwave can be used, but putting them in aluminum foil and Read More …

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ABE’S KENTUCKY CARROTS

Ingredients: 3 lb. carrots 1/2 stick butter 1 tsp. cinnamon 1/4 c. brown sugar 1/4 c. orange marmalade Instructions: Peel and cook carrots until tender-drain. Melt butter over carrots and add other ingredients. May add brown sugar and marmalade to Read More …

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ALABAMA CHOCOLATE PECAN CHRISTMAS PIE

Ingredients: 1 1/4 c. chocolate wafer crumbs 1/3 c. melted butter 1/2 c. softened butter 3/4 c. firmly packed brown sugar 3 eggs 1 (12 oz.) pkg. semi-sweet chocolate chips 2 tsp. instant coffee granules 1 tsp. vanilla 1/2 c. Read More …

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3 ALARM TEXAS CHILI

1 lb. coarse ground sirloin 1 lb. sirloin steak, cut in bite size pieces 1 can Rotel (tomatoes with green chilies) 1 can Brooks hot chili beans 1 pkg Chili Mix, 3 alarm 1 lg. red onion 1 lg. bell Read More …

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Deviled Egg Spread

Ingredients: 1 dozen large eggs 2 tablespoons white vinegar 1 cup mayonnaise 1 tablespoon yellow mustard Salt & pepper Paprika for dusting How to make it: Perfect Hard Boiled Eggs In a large saucepan, cover the eggs with cold water; Read More …

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!!Christmas Jam! Makes Wonderful Gifts!!

INGREDIENTS 3 cups cranberries 1 orange, peeled and seeded 2 teaspoons orange zest (from above orange) 1 (10 ounce) package frozen sliced strawberries, slightly thawed 1/4 teaspoon ground cloves 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon 4 cups sugar 1/2 cup water 1 Read More …

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GEORGIA APPLE PIE

Ingredients: 2 Pillsbury ready to bake pie crusts FILLING: 5 c. apples 3/4 c. sugar 1 tsp. cinnamon 5 tbsp. flour Directions: Roll out 1 of the unbaked pie crust to fit a 13 x 9 baking dish. Combine ingredients Read More …

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FLORIDA LOBSTER TAILS

Florida lobsters olive oil butter flour salt and pepper 2 tbsp. garlic cloves, minced 1 tsp. shallots lemon wedges In a large pot, boil the lobster tails in water. Do not cook all the way. Split tails in half. Remove Read More …

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3-D Gingerbread Trees

Every homemade gingerbread house deserves to have a dazzling display of Christmas trees. Decorate these easy-to-assemble gingerbread cookie trees to your heart’s desire with our quick icing recipe, powdered sugar, and pastel candies. Ingredients: 1 cup butter, softened 1 cup Read More …

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GRANNY’S FRIED PIES

One of the things I remember about visiting with my grandmother was that she always had some sort of treat. I always wondered though… did she make them for the grands or did she make them for herself too? Either Read More …

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APPLES – VIRGINIA FRIED

Fried apples are like the essence of apple pie… except somehow better. White and brown sugar and the natural sugars from the apples caramelize as the apples cook. Wash and core 6 apples and slice 1/4 inch thick. Put 1/4 Read More …

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100 YEAR OLD BLACKBERRY CAKE FROM VIRGINIA

1 1/2 c. sugar 1/2 c. butter or Crisco 5 eggs 2 c. flour 2 tsp. nutmeg 2 tsp. baking soda 2 tsp. cinnamon 1/2 tsp. cloves 1/2 c. buttermilk 2 c. blackberries Cream sugar, shortening, and eggs. Mix together Read More …

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GRANNY’S LEMONADE PIE

1 can condensed milk 1 (6 oz.) frozen can lemonade 8 oz. Cool Whip Mix everything together and pour into graham cracker crust and freeze until frozen. Put in refrigerator 1 or 2 hours prior to serving. Decorate the top Read More …

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Almost Grandma’s Pumpkin Pie

1 1/2 c. pumpkin 1/2 c. sugar 1/2 tsp. salt Few drops of maple syrup 1 c. milk 3 eggs, beaten 1/2 tsp. each ginger, cinnamon, & nutmeg Place in unbaked pie shell. After combining all ingredients, bake for 30 Read More …

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GRANNIE’S GINGERBREAD

1 c. butter, melted 2 c. sugar 1/3 c. dark molasses 2 tsp. ground ginger 1 tsp. ground cinnamon 1 tsp. ground nutmeg 1 tsp. ground cloves 1/4 tsp. salt 2 c. buttermilk 2 tsp. baking soda 2 large eggs Read More …

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