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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BISCUITS AND CHICKEN WITH COUNTRY GRAVY

3 Boneless Chicken Breasts 2 packets (2.75 ounce) of Country Gravy-any brand Biscuits (either canned, frozen, from scratch) 1 teaspoon black pepper 1 teaspoon butter 1 teaspoon of liquid smoke (optional) In a pot of water, boil chicken till done. Read More …

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BEEF ZUCCHINI AND TOMATO PIE

1 c. butter 3 c. flour (all-purpose) 1/3 c. ice water 1 lb. ground beef 1 can sloppy-joe mix (15 fl. oz.) 1 1/2 c. zucchini, cubed 16 tomatoes, cherry, or 12 tomatoes, plum, quartered 2 c. cheese, cheddar, shredded Read More …

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FRIED GREEN TOMATOES

Fried green tomatoes became a talked about southern food, mainly because of the movie with the same name. People in the south found it sort of funny. All of these Hollywood types trying them for the first time, people cooking Read More …

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BAKED TOMATO SOUP TENNESSEE STYLE

2 lg. cans tomatoes 1 lg. onion, chopped fine Salt and pepper to taste 1 tbsp. granulated sugar 1/2 cup cornstarch 1 qt. milk Butter Cook first four ingredients and let simmer for 5 minutes, then bring to a boil. Read More …

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BACON TOMATO AND CHEESE OPEN-FACED SANDWICH

1 English muffin, split into halves (hamburger bun works too!) 2 slices American (or other sandwich sized slice of melting cheese) 2 (or more) slices ripe tomato, 1/8-inch thick 2 slices bacon pinch garlic powder (optional) butter or olive oil Read More …

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Tennessee Hummingbird Cake

3 cups plain flour 2 cups sugar 1 teaspoon baking soda 1⁄2 teaspoon salt 1 1⁄2 tablespoons cinnamon 3 eggs, beaten 1 1⁄2 cups cooking oil 2 teaspoons vanilla 2 1⁄2 cups chopped bananas 2 cups chopped nuts (for those Read More …

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APPLE OR GREEN TOMATO CHUTNEY TENNESSEE STYLE

1 seeded chopped lemon 1 skinned chopped clove garlic 5 c. firm, peeled green apples or green tomatoes, chopped 2 1/4 c. brown sugar 1 1/2 c. seeded raisins 3 oz. chopped crystallized ginger, or 3/4 c. fresh ginger root Read More …

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