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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Southern Bologna Cake

It’s not the sweet treat that you think of when you hear “cake”. It’s a savory concoction, fabtastic on crusty bread or a cracker. But you can see WHY it’s called “cake”. Because it resembles a torte. Ingredients: 1 lb Read More …

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Alabama Anglers Soup

INGREDIENTS: 2 tbsp. butter 1/2 c. sliced celery 4 med. clove garlic, minced 1 (10 3/4 oz.) can condensed cream of onion soup 1 soup can water 1 lb. white fish fillets, cut into 1″ pieces 1/2 c. drained chopped Read More …

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Southern Sweet Potato Casserole

This is a wonderful dish to serve with your Thanksgiving dinner or any other family gathering! INGREDIENTS 3 cups sweet potatoes 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 cup butter 2 eggs, beaten 1 teaspoon vanilla 1/3 cup milk Topping 1/3 cup melted Read More …

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Aunt Vel’s Southern Ambrosia

Ambrosia is a southern classic on the holiday table and there are literally hundreds of variations on the basic idea of ambrosia. This recipe is my Aunt Vel’s and it is a fairly straightforward ambrosia, which I like because it’s Read More …

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