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Classic African American Cornbread Dressing

This Classic African American Cornbread Dressing is made the traditional way and is the version prepared and served by most Black families. It’s baked with the Holy Trinity ingredients, green pepper, onions, celery, and sage. Serve this for soul food side dish for Sunday dinners, Christmas, or Thanksgiving. No holiday is complete without the dressing! …

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Jamaican Gungo Peas and Rice

This Jamaican Gungo peas and rice recipe is a classic Caribbean side dish that is full of traditional Caribbean flavor. Made with coconut milk, rice, and other delicious spices, this side dish goes well with your favorite Caribbean meal. Jamaican rice and peas is a classic dish that you’ll find served with many traditional favorites, …

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African American Cornbread Dressing Recipes

This is a collection of old fashioned, homemade African American Cornbread Dressing Recipes prepared by Black creators. These Southern recipes are made with chicken, sausage, seafood, along with a vegan option for those looking for Black folks version of the dish. Serve this for soul food Sunday dinners, Christmas, or Thanksgiving. What is Cornbread Dressing …

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Southern Hoe Cakes Recipe

Southern Hoe Cakes are basically fried cornbread pancakes that are crisp, tender and delicious. It is so easy and perfect for breakfast or anytime of day especially with Cajun Stuffed Chicken and Collard Greens! SOUTHERN HOE CAKE RECIPE Today we’re whipping a southern classic: Hoe Cakes. If you’ve never tried Hoe Cakes, now is the …

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Southern Fried Okra Recipe

This Southern Fried Okra Recipe features okra breaded in a delicious cornmeal coating then fried until golden creating a perfect crunchy texture! Typically served with Fried Catfish, this is truly an amazing comfort side dish!! MY HISTORY WITH THE BEST SOUTHERN FRIED OKRA RECIPE This Southern-fried okra recipe is dedicated to my daddy who was …

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Southern Green Beans and Potatoes

These Southern Green Beans and Potatoes are the perfect combination of flavors. Green beans and potatoes are cooked until tender in a flavorful broth. Have them on the side of your favorite Southern entree.  One thing that the South is known for is flavorful cooked vegetables. I’m not talking about just steaming or boiling the …

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Patti Labelle’s Mac and Cheese Recipe

This mac and cheese recipe is famous and belongs to the one and only Patti Labelle. This baked macaroni and cheese is cheesy, seasoned, and delicious. Also known as “over the rainbow mac and cheese”, it’s a recipe that has been made and shared by many home cooks. Patti Labelle is a legend in the …

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Slow Cooker Homemade Baked Beans

After you make slow cooker homemade baked beans, you’ll never buy store-bought again! This easy recipe uses dried beans that do not require presoaking. You can also make this homemade baked beans recipe in the Instant Pot. Ingredients For Homemade Baked Beans Slow cooker homemade baked beans uses simple, affordable ingredients that you should be …

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