Southern Food

Fried Food

5 Things You Never Thought Would Taste Good Deep-Fried

Fried food is strongly associated with the American South, and dishes such as fried chicken hold a special cultural resonance within the region. However, there...(more)

Delicious Lunches: Southern Fried Eggplant

Eggplant is a large purple fruit that a novice is often unsure how to approach. With this fried eggplant recipe, you quickly prepare a recipe...(more)

Cajun Style Pan Fried Tilapia

Tilapia, a type of African cichlid, was introduced to the American market in the early 1990s. Its firm white flesh and delicious taste ensured that...(more)


Easy Chicken Parm Recipes for Non Chefs

Chicken parm recipes are definitely a staple in most southern homes that people don't want to miss out on. This is a meal that is commonly served on "Italian" night, or at family get togethers. There are many ways it can be made, using many recipes, and it's even a dish that can be frozen and eaten later....(more)

Easy Chicken Marsala for the Novice Chef

Not too familiar with the kitchen, but you need a dish that convinces your future mother-in-law you are the perfect homemaker? Stop worrying, and take a deep breath. You are just a few steps away from preparing a chicken Marsala meal that will convince her you are the perfect woman for her son....(more)

Easy Baked Chicken Parmesan

Chicken parmesan is a classic Italian dish, and it's not as complicated as it looks. A great tasting baked chicken parmesan recipe is a great addition to any cook's repertoire. Not only does it become a family favorite, it is also a great dish to use anytime you need to take a meal to someone, as it is relatively inexpensive to prepare....(more)

Crock Pot

Party Appetizers in the Crock Pot

If you have been looking for something to cook in your crockpot, then look no further than this easy saucy meatball recipe. Crockpots are perfect cooking mediums for tasty appetizers. In fact, crockpot appetizers allow users to not only prepare dishes, but also keep them warm for your guests. And the fragrant aromas that emanate while slow cooking will keep mouths watering in anticipation of the delicious contents awaiting them. Follow this crockpot appetizer recipe for saucy meatballs for your own delicious offering....(more)

Easy Swedish Meatball Recipe for the Beginner Cook

Swedish meatballs a delightful Southern dish that can add a twist to your next meal. This delicious tummy filler is not only easy to make but is ready in less than an hour and feeds up to four people. The recipe is also easy to learn and execute, so don't let the cook time discourage from trying it out. If you need to take a dish to a party, make triple the recipe and throw it in a Crockpot to keep it warm for hours....(more)

Viva Italian: Veal Parmesan in the Crockpot

Veal Parmesan is not actually an Italian dish. It was actually created in the South of America. It is known as a "Southern Italian" dish. But it doesn't matter where it comes from, veal parmesan is delicious. It is baked, but made crunchy with a crust that is formed with breadcrumbs coating. There is no need to deep fry these cutlets of veal as they can first be cooked in the Crockpot then baked in the oven. Veal is considered healthy because it is low in fat; baking it makes it even healthier. Here's a healthy way to prepare the veal in a Crockpot for veal parmesan....(more)