Fried Okra

Fried Okra

No proper Southern upbringing is complete without Fried Okra. It’s easy to make, and fried okra makes a wonderful side dish to just about any meal.

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Pepper Steak

Pepper Steak

While it’s not specifically a Southern thing, you’d find pepper steak on a lot of plates in the South. It’s such a quick, easy dish that no recipe collection is complete without it.

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Slow-Cooker Apple Butter

Slow-Cooker Apple Butter

Here’s a no-fuss recipe for delicious apple butter, which you can partly make overnight while you sleep. It’s hard to beat good, old-fashioned slow-cooker apple butter 5.0 from 1 reviews Slow-Cooker Apple Butter   Author: Peggy Chaney Recipe type: Side Dish Serves: 3 pints Prep time: 30 mins Cook time: 8 hours Total time: 8 […]

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Stewed Potatoes

Southern Stewed Potatoes

If you were raised in the South, you grew up eating stewed potatoes at least a couple of times a month, if not every week. Served with cornbread and blackeyed peas, stewed potatoes were a real treat from any old Southerner’s proper childhood.

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Baked Chocolate Pie

Baked Chocolate Pie

Who doesn’t love chocolate pie? But if you’ve only had store-bought chocolate pie, you don’t know what you’re missing. This old-fashioned baked chocolate pie recipe will quickly become a favorite of your family, and a dessert your kids will tell their kids about.

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Old Fashioned Meatloaf

Old Fashioned Meatloaf

The beauty of a great meat loaf is often its simplicity, and Mama Peggy’s simple meatloaf was legendary. That’s the hallmark of good, Southern cooking, and this old-fashioned recipe is a perfect example. When meatloaf is good, it’s heavenly. Always in the top ten on comfort foods lists.

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Stuffed Bell Peppers

Stuffed Bell Peppers

A classic American dish (and a Peggy’s Restaurant favorite) that you don’t often find in restaurants (unless it is a cafeteria) is stuffed bell peppers. They are basically a sort of meatloaf stuffed into bell peppers and baked in the oven. Done right, they’ll make your mouth water.

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Crock Pot Beef Stew

Crock Pot Beef Stew

This is a scrumptious beef stew recipe you can make in your crock pot when you don’t have time to linger in the kitchen. Just throw the ingredients in the crock pot and let it simmer while you take care of the rest of your day.

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Old Fashioned Snow Cream

Old Fashioned Snow Cream

There’s no more wonderful a seasonal treat than old fashioned snow cream (and oddly enough, it seems to be a Southern thing). A wonderful winter treat that your kids will look forward to every year.

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