ALABAMA APPLE – BLACKBERRY CRISP

Topping: Mix flour, sugar and salt in processor. Add butter and blend until coarse crumbs. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Butter 9 x 13 inch baking dish. Fruit: Toss apples, blackberries, lemon juice, sugar and flour in large bowl. Transfer Read More …

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ALABAMA BANANA PUDDING

Banana pudding is a sweet Southern dessert made with layers of vanilla custard, cookies, and slices of fresh bananas. The dish may be topped with whipped cream or, as in my Grandmother’s traditional Southern Banana Pudding recipe, Meringue! Vanilla Wafers Read More …

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FLORIDA WATERMELON PICKLES

Don’t throw away those watermelon rinds! Pickle them instead. 1 lg. Florida watermelon Salt water (1/4 c. salt to 1 qt. water) 1 c. water (for each lb. of rind) 1 c. vinegar (for each lb. of rind) 2 c. Read More …

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BAKED BRIE WITH CRANBERRY-ORANGE RELISH

The combination of vitamin C-rich Mandarin oranges, raisins and cranberry sauce, served with Brie, makes this dish full of flavor. Serve it as an appetizer at your next gathering. 1 can (11 ounces) Mandarin oranges 1/2 cup golden raisins 2 Read More …

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AVOCADO MAYONNAISE

2-3 egg yolks 1 fully ripe avocado 1/2 teaspoon salt (or to taste) 1/4 teaspoon black pepper pinch of cayenne pepper 1 teaspoon Colman’s dry mustard 1 teaspoon Dijon mustard 3/4 teaspoon paprika 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice 1 teaspoon Read More …

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AVOCADO CAPRESE SALAD

2 medium red, ripe tomatoes, cut into eight slices 1 bunch fresh basil, leaves removed, washed and patted dry with a paper towel 8 oz. fresh mozzarella, cut into eight slices 1 ripe avocado from Mexico, pitted, peeled and sliced Read More …

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FLORIDA MILK SHERBET

2 lg. oranges (juice only) 1 lemon (juice only) 2 c. milk 1 c. sugar 1 cup canned milk and one cup of water may be used in place of fresh milk. It gives a delicious flavor. Heat milk and Read More …

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GEORGIA CHICKEN SPAGHETTI

1 lg. fryer or baking chicken 1 lb. long spaghetti 1/2 clove garlic, crushed 1/2 (10 oz.) can tomato soup 1 (10 oz.) can mushroom soup 1 med. onion, chopped 1 green pepper, diced 1 (5 1/2 oz.) can mushrooms Read More …

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AMARETTO PEACH COBBLER

Biscuit Topping: 2 cups all-purpose flour 1/3 cup sugar 2 tsp. baking powder 1/2 tsp. baking soda 1/2 tsp. ground cinnamon 1/4 tsp. cream of tartar 1/2 tsp. salt 2 tablespoons candied ginger 1 tablespoon Amaretto liqueur 1 1/4 sticks Read More …

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BAKED KENTUCKY FRIED CHICKEN

1 or more cut up chicken or any parts you prefer DRY COATING MIXTURE: 3 c. self rising flour or Bisquick 1 tbsp. paprika 2 env. tomato Lipton cup-a-soup (dry) 2 pkgs. Good Seasons Italian dressing mix (dry) 1 tsp. Read More …

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A GEORGIA FAVORITE CHURCH POT LUCK CASSEROLE

1 pound hamburger 1/2 cup chopped onion 3 (28 ounce) cans chile con carne with beef 1 cup grated sharp cheese 1 cup semi crushed or crumbled corn chips In large microwave glass or ceramic casserole dish add 1 pound Read More …

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ALMOST KENTUCKY FRIED CHICKEN

3 lbs. chicken parts 2 pkgs. Italian salad dressing mix 4 tbsp. flour 1/2 c. lemon juice 2 tsp. seasoned salt 2 tbsp. butter 1 1/2 c. pancake mix 1 1/2 tsp. paprika 1/2 tsp. sage 1/2 tsp. pepper 1 Read More …

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BEST CAJUN ANDOUILLE AND CHICKEN GUMBO

1 large green bell pepper, seeded and chopped 1 large red onion, chopped 2 stalks of celery, chopped 3/4 cup of canola or peanut oil 1 cup of plain flour 4 quarts of chicken stock (plus additional water if needed) Read More …

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KENTUCKY DERBY CHEESE GRITS

4 c. boiling water 1 tsp. salt 1 c. instant grits 1 stick butter 1 roll garlic cheese 2 eggs Milk Bring salted water to boil and slowly stir in grits. Cook 3 minutes stirring constantly. Remove from heat and Read More …

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KENTUCKY HORSE RACE PIE

The next time you get a hankering for Louisville, Kentucky Bluegrass style chocolate nut pie, don’t rush out to the bakery shop or the race track. You can whip up an improved version of the Kentucky Derby Day treat right Read More …

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4 DAY WATERMELON RIND PICKLES

6 c. water 9 c. cubed pared watermelon rind (3/4″ cubes) 4 c. sugar 1 c. white vinegar 1/4 tsp. oil of cinnamon 1/4 tsp. oil of cloves First Day: Heat water to boiling in large kettle. Add watermelon rind; Read More …

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GEORGIA GRITS

2 c. grits, cooked in milk 6 eggs, beaten 1 stick butter 1 pkg. Cheddar cheese, grated fine Cook grits in milk. Add butter and grated cheese. Mix thoroughly. Let set for 5 minutes. Fold beaten eggs into grits. Pour Read More …

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CHICKEN VIRGINIA STYLE

3 lb frying Chicken, cut in pieces 1/3 cup Seasoned Flour 1/4 cup Butter 1 can (10 oz) Condensed Cream of Chicken Coup 1 tsp Salt Dash of Pepper 1 Tbsp Chopped Parsley 1/2 tsp Celery Flakes 1/2 tsp Thyme Read More …

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CHICKEN POT PIE – A VIRGINIA FAMILY RECIPE

1 nice fat Stewing Hen (the fatter the better) 2 tsp Baking powder 1 tsp Salt 2 Eggs 1/2 cup Buttermilk 2 cup Flour Cut chicken into pieces, cook over slow heat until tender. Makes a thin paste of flour Read More …

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A TEXAS FAVORITE CAKE

1/2 cup Butter 1/4 cup Cocoa 1 cup Water 2 cup flour 2 cup Xugar 1/2 cup Buttermilk 2 Eggs 1 tsp Soda 1/2 tsp Salt 1 tsp Vanilla Heat oven to 400 degrees. Grease and flour 15 x 10 Read More …

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