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Soul food recipes

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(Soul Food) Southern Baked Macaroni and Cheese | Sweet Tea & Thyme

3072 · 45 minutes · Southern baked macaroni and cheese, also called soul food mac and cheese, is the ultimate in comfort food. My authentic recipe has five cheeses, is creamy, rich and comforting, and stays true to the cultural classic.


  • 1 tsp Garlic powder
  • 1 tsp Onion powder
  • 2 Eggs, large
Canned Goods
  • 6 cups Chicken broth
  • 1/2 tsp Mustard powder
Pasta & Grains
  • 16 oz Elbow macaroni
Baking & Spices
  • 1 Kosher salt and freshly cracked black pepper
  • 1/2 tsp Paprika, smoked
  • 8 oz American cheese
  • 8 oz Cheddar cheese, sharp
  • 8 oz Colby jack cheese
  • 4 oz Cream cheese
  • 1 cup Half and half
  • 1 cup Heavy cream
  • 8 oz Mozzarella cheese, part-skim
Smothered Green Beans-Cajun Style

35 · 50 minutes · Green Beans smothered slowly with bacon and onions, ham and South Louisiana seasonings. Amazing depth of South Louisiana flavor.


  • 4 slices Bacon, smoked
  • 1/2 lb Ham
  • 2 tbsp Garlic
  • 8 cups Green beans, fresh or frozen
  • 3 cups Yellow onion
Canned Goods
  • 3 cups Chicken stock
Baking & Spices
  • 2 tbsp Ap flour
  • 1 1/2 tsp Black pepper, ground
  • 1 tbsp Creole seasoning
  • 1 1/2 tsp Kosher salt
  • 2 ½ cups white or red potatoes (cut into halves or quarters; 6 to 8 potatoes. (See Recipe Notes))

This Smothered Chicken Wings recipe is a Southern and soul food favorite. It's the perfect comfort food meal for Sunday dinners, weeknight meals, holidays, and more. Tender juicy wings are served drizzled in well-seasoned onion gravy.

These soul food recipes are authentic, delicious, and good for the soul, of course! From mac and cheese to cornbread to fried chicken, you won't be able to resist these dishes.

50 · These soul food recipes are authentic, delicious, and good for the soul, of course! From mac and cheese to cornbread to fried chicken, you won't be able to resist these dishes.


  • 1 Chicken pot pie
  • 1 Fried chicken
  • 1 Tea fried chicken, Sweet
  • 1 Seafood gumbo
  • 1 Southern fried catfish
  • 1 Beans, Baked
  • 1 Candied sweet potatoes
  • 1 Collard greens
  • 1 Green tomatoes, Fried
  • 1 Okra, Fried
  • 1 Okra and tomatoes, Stewed
  • 1 Southern black eyed peas
Breakfast Foods
  • 1 Grits
  • 1 Biscuits and gravy
  • 1 Southern cornbread dressing
Pasta & Grains
  • 1 Beans and rice, Red
Bread & Baked Goods
  • 1 Biscuits
  • 1 Cornbread
  • 1 Hush puppies
  • 1 Peach cobbler
  • 1 Shepherd's pie
  • 1 Corn casserole
  • 1 Sweet potato casserole
  • 1 Banana pudding
  • 1 Peanut butter fudge
  • 1 Meatloaf
  • 1 Southern baked macaroni and cheese
  • 1 Southern deviled eggs
60 Iconic Southern Comfort Foods

Our best belly-stuffin', soul warmin' southern recipes. Think chicken-fried steak, biscuits and gravy and plenty of pie.

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Think you can't make homemade fried chicken? You can! This Southern style Buttermilk Fried Chicken is tender, moist and finger licking good.

Black Folks Soul Food Southern Fried Chicken Recipe - The Soul Food Pot

115 · 22 minutes · What is the secret to good fried chicken? The answer is a soul food Southern fried chicken recipe that Black folks created and perfected!


  • 6 pieces Chicken
  • 1 tbsp Poultry seasoning
  • 1 1/2 tsp Garlic powder
  • 1 1/2 tsp Onion powder
  • 1 Egg
Baking & Spices
  • 2 cups All-purpose flour
  • 3/4 tsp Black pepper
  • 1 1/2 tsp Paprika
  • 3/4 tsp Red pepper
  • 1 1/2 tsp Salt
Oils & Vinegars
  • 48 oz Peanut oil
  • 1/2 cup Buttermilk

This easy fried cabbage recipe is one flavorful side dish loaded with caramelized cabbage, bacon, stone ground mustard, and smoked paprika.

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Peach Cobbler Recipe
This southern collard greens with smoked turkey recipe is a traditional side dish and can be eaten during the holidays and Soul Food Sundays.
This is the best Southern Turnip Greens Recipe that will show you how to wash and cook turnip greens with smoked turkey, bacon, or ham hocks. This soul food dish is well seasoned with fresh spices to ensure no bitter greens!
How To Fry Chicken by The Soul Food Pot. How do you make fried chicken from scratch? Cooking perfectly fried chicken with extra crispy skin is not as hard as it seems. Use my step-by-step how to fry chicken instructions to cook the most delicious fried chicken from scratch w/ homemade Southern fried chicken seasoning! Everyone loves Southern fried chicken for its delicious crisp, crunchy, flavorful coating and juicy, tender meat. How do you make the best fried chicken? Get the recipe HERE!