This recipe for Upside Down Pizza Casserole will have your family running back for seconds. It's quick, easy, and super delicious!

Laura’s Southern Dish: Pink Tomato Festival

The 55th Annual Pink Tomato Festival began June 4th and runs through June 11th in Warren, Arkansas.  And although the festival is in full swing there are still plenty of fun things to see and…read more »

Easy Fried Green Tomatoes

A few months back, I got criticized for using the word “y’all”.  And I’d like to thank all of you out there who jumped to my defense, but I’m okay with criticism.  Perhaps I do…read more »

Remoulade Sauce

Ingredients 1 cup mayo 1 tablespoon prepared horseradish 1 tablespoon creole seasoning (I prefer Zatarain’s) 3 tablespoons of creole mustard (same here… Zatarain’s) ½ teaspoon minced garlic (two small cloves or one large one) 1…read more »

Mile-High Lemonade Pie

It’s just the first week of summer and it’s already hotter than 400 Hades down here in central Alabama.  It was 100 degrees yesterday and the forecast is for 99 today and tomorrow. ~reaches for…read more »

Fried Okra II

Those of you who have been following Southern Bite for a little while know what a big ol’ softie I am – especially when it comes to my little boy.  Well, last week he started…read more »

Give-A-Way! Country Living’s Flavors of Country Cooking

Folks, as Southern Bite continues to grow I continue to be amazed.  I’m overwhelmed each morning to look at the number of fans we’ve added.  My chest swells with pride to think that more than…read more »

Simple Cucumber and Onion Salad

This year my wife, my best friend, and I all turn 30.  Up until now, I’ve kind of viewed it as just another birthday.  We had decided we would all go to Vegas this fall…read more »

Southern Fried Corn

Hi folks!  Sorry I’ve been out of pocket here lately!  We took a much needed vacation between Heather’s semesters in conjunction with our seafood tour.  Sorry I didn’t let y’all know.  I just hate to…read more »

Christy Jordan and Southern Living’s Quick-Fix Suppers

Y’all, today Southern Living Magazine, the nation’s 5th largest selling magazine, launched its brand new series “Quick-Fix Suppers” featuring none other than my sister from another mother (oddly, that just doesn’t have the same ring…read more »

Laura’s Southern Dish: The International Biscuit Festival

Get out the syrup, butter, and jelly – it’s time for the International Biscuit Festival!  Knoxville, Tennessee, is home to the International Biscuit Festival on May 27th and 28th and this event is sure to…read more »

Ranch Chicken Cheeseball

This is an easy recipe that is sure to impress your family or even your guests.  It is probably one of the most requested recipes that I have.  Of course, as always, I’m happy to…read more »

The Southern Bite Alabama Seafood Tour

Very seldom do I get the opportunity to combine my profession with my love of food, but after the disastrous oil spill on April 20, 2010, those worlds have come colliding together.  As the marketing…read more »

Laura’s Southern Dish: Walkin’ in Memphis

There are tons of great things to do while visiting Memphis like a tour of Graceland, visit a piece of history at the National Civil Rights Museum, see where some of music’s greats got started…read more »

Chocolate Chip Pecan Cookies

As a parent, one of the worst things to deal with is a sick child.  Especially when they’re young and can’t really tell you what’s going on.  Our little guy has been under the weather and…read more »

Green Bean Bundles and Why You Need to Go Visit Your Grandmother

This past weekend, I had the great honor of accompanying my dear friend Christy Jordan from Southern Plate to the Alabama Book Festival just over the river in Montgomery.  It was another opportunity to see…read more »

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Laura’s Southern Dish: Vidalia Onions and Cornbread

Looking for some good times at the end of April?  Well here are two delicious festivals that should not be missed! For a little bit of history and some delicious food South Pittsburg, Tennessee, is…read more »

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2,000 Fans and a Cookbook Give-a-way!

UPDATE: Contest extended through Sunday, Apirl 24th at midnight central time.  Also, get additional entries by posting photos of your colored Easter eggs on our Facebook wall. You know, some folks think us Southerners talk…read more »

Asian Slaw

When Heather and I first married, she was probably the pickiest eater I knew.  And of course this is coming from the guy that will just about eat anything that doesn’t eat him first… except…read more »

Porcupine Balls and Why I’m Still Learning from my Mother

I’ll be the first to admit I over think things.  Totally.  And having a child certainly takes it’s toll on someone who over analyzes like me.  I’m always trying to look at things in terms…read more »

Laura’s Southern Dish: Barbeque

No food represents good weather backyard fun like barbeque.  Here are a couple of delicious options to get your hands and face fully coated in some saucey goodness. For a barbequing good time head to…read more »

The Best Fried Okra (easy too)

Earlier in the week we got to talking about my little boy and his “visitor” and several of you mentioned that it might be an imaginary friend.  All this talk got me to thinking and…read more »

Onion Roasted Potatoes and Our “Lady” Visitor

My two year old is obsessed with letting the dogs in and out of the house.  If Heather or I let one of the dogs out without his help, he freaks out.  So a few…read more »

Laura’s Southern Dish: Seafood

As the weather gets warmer my appetite for seafood begins to grow – probably because a trip to the beach is looming and that means eating in restaurants where you can look out at the…read more »