APRICOT WINGS

3 cups vegetable oil 1 teaspoon smoked paprika 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder 3 pounds chicken wings, cut at joint 1/2 stick (2 ounces) butter 2 cloves garlic, chopped 1/2 cup Apricot Preserves 1/4 cup hot sauce 1 tablespoon soy sauce Read More …

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Apple Cinnamon Bread

An all time favorite!! 1/3 cup brown sugar (not packed) 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 2/3 cup white sugar 1/2 cup butter, softened 2 eggs 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1 3/4 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 Read More …

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ALABAMA APPLE – BLACKBERRY CRISP

2 c. all-purpose flour 3/4 c. brown sugar 3/4 c. granulated sugar 1/4 tsp. salt 1 c. chilled butter, cut into pieces 1 tbsp. lemon juice 5 lb. Golden Delicious apples, peeled, cored & sliced thin 1 1/2 c. fresh 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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ALABAMA GUMBO SOUP

2 lbs. stewing beef1 beef knuckle bone, cracked1 stalk celery with leaves, chopped1 lg. onion, chopped3 qts. water6 lg. ripe tomatoes, peeled & chopped1 lb. okra, washed & cut in 1/2″ circles1 c. uncooked riceSalt & pepper Combine beef, bone, Read More …

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ALABAMA FUDGE

3 c. sugar3 tbsp. cocoa3 tbsp. peanut butter1 c. canned milk1 tsp. vanilla1 c. nuts Combine sugar, cocoa and milk. Bring to a rolling boil. Add peanut butter and beat until fudge holds its shape. Add nuts. Spread and cut Read More …

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ALABAMA FUDGE CAKE

1/2 lb. butter4 sq. bitter chocolate4 eggs2 c. chopped nutsMiniature marshmallows (or lg. ones in 8ths)2 c. sugar2 c. flour2 tsp. baking powder2 tsp. vanilla Melt butter and chocolate together and let cool. Beat eggs well and add sugar and Read More …

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ALABAMA FRUIT CAKE

2 lb. candied fruit15 oz. box raisins2 c. self-rising flour1 c. orange marmalade preserves1 c. pecans, chopped1 c. walnuts, cut in half1/2 c. grape juice1/2 lb. butter9 eggs1/2 c. honey1 c. brown sugar1 (8 oz.) can crushed pineapple1 c. applesauce1 Read More …

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ALABAMA FRIED CHICKEN

1 lg. fryerSalt & pepper to taste1 tsp. garlic salt (opt.)1 c. buttermilk1 c. flour1-2 c. corn oil or half way up chicken pieces Cut chicken into serving pieces, wash and dry on paper towel.Sprinkle with salt, pepper and garlic Read More …

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ALABAMA CRAB AU GRATIN

1 can frozen crabmeat1 c. shredded sharp cheddar cheese2 c. med. white sauce (recipe follows)1/4 c. bread crumbs Thaw crabmeat (approximately 2 hours at room temperature).Prepare medium white sauce and add 3/4 cup of the cheese.Combine white sauce and crab Read More …

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Alabama Corn Sticks

Ingredients:1 1/2 cup cornmeal1 1/2 teaspoon baking powder3/4 teaspoon baking soda1/2 teaspoon sugar1/2 teaspoon salt1 1/2 cup buttermilk1 egg, beaten STEP BY STEP: Sift together cornmeal, baking powder, soda, sugar, and salt; stir in buttermilk and egg, mixing well. Heat Read More …

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ALABAMA CORN SOUFFLE PUDDING

5 ears fresh corn1/4 c. melted butter1 c. milk3 egg yolks2 tbsp. sugar1/4 tsp. salt1/8 tsp. pepper3 egg whites, stiffly beaten Hold corn over bowl and scrape off kernels with back of knife. Add remaining ingredients except egg whites and 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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Alabama Classic Meatloaf

Prep Time: 15 minutesCook Time: 1 hour 10 minutesSERVES 6 INGREDIENTS 3 slices of any Alabama white sandwich bread1/3 cup whole milk1 ½ pounds ground beef chuck½ pound ground pork½ medium onion, grated2 garlic cloves, minced1 large egg½ cup ketchupCoarse 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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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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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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