Simply Southern, produced by my longtime partner, the Alabama Farmers Federation, is dedicated to agriculture and rural living. Simply Southern inspires and educates viewers about farming, food, and gardening while entertaining with stories about innovative entrepreneurs, talented artisans, outstanding young people and Alabama’s hidden treasures. Beginning with season 7, you’ll find a new segment! I’ll be contributing a cooking segment to every episode where you’ll find me cooking some of the quick, easy, and delicious recipes you’ve come to know and love from SouthernBite.com.
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Recipes from Recent Episodes
These Baked Ham and Pimento Cheese Egg Cups are just as easy as they are delicious!
This Peanut Butter Chess Pie combines the gooey, decadent classic pie recipe with sweet and savory peanut butter for an easy dessert that is sure to be a hit!
These Deep Fried Pecan Pies are the perfect amalgamation of fried hand pies and pecan pie all wrapped into one delicious dessert!
The tangy, savory gravy is perfect for homemade biscuits, scrambled eggs, you name it! I even love it poured over cheese grits – think shrimp and grits, too.
This easy scratch-made cake is cooked right in a cast iron skillet and is great served topped with fresh fruit and a little whipped cream!
Perfect proportions of real butter and fresh garlic combine to make this recipe the Best Garlic Bread ever! It’s soft and gooey in the middle and crispy and crunchy all around the edges.
This Peach Chess Pie combines the custardy goodness of chess pie with the sweet and flavorful twist of peach cobbler.
This Shortcut Tomato Focaccia uses a can of refrigerated pizza dough to create a quick and easy bread recipe that’s just as delicious as it is beautiful!
Whether they’re served on top of warm buttermilk biscuits, pancakes, or waffles, in a bowl as a snack, or by themselves topped with a big scoop of vanilla ice cream, these Southern Fried Apples are a serious treat for the apple lover in your family.
This secret ingredient makes for the most delicious, creamiest mashed potatoes you’ve ever had!
This Southern Ambrosia is a quick, easy, and refreshing side dish or dessert. The simple ingredients and recipe make this a trusty crowd-pleaser for any table.
This Easy Egg Salad combines simple ingredients like eggs, mayo, mustard, celery, and pickle relish to create an amazingly delicious spread that’s perfect to make egg salad sandwiches, wraps, or even serve on crackers.
This Easy Pea Salad recipe only calls for 5 ingredients and is ready in about 15 minutes!
This One-Pot Chicken Ratatouille recipe puts a twist on the classic French dish and turns it into a one pot meal. Served over pasta, rice, or in a bowl all by itself, this hearty dish is packed with vegetables and is incredibly flavorful.
If there was ever a dish that defined summer, this Tomato Cracker Salad would be it for me. If you love a tomato sandwich, you’re going to love this salad!
Salty bacon, sweet corn, lima beans, okra, and tart tomatoes combine to create a dish that tastes as good as it looks!
Fresh cucumbers combine with matchstick carrots and thinly sliced red onion and are covered in a dressing of soy sauce, garlic, rice wine vinegar, and black pepper and topped with crushed peanuts.
These light, fluffy, flavorful blueberry muffins are made with simple ingredients you probably already have on hand.
This somewhat weird and quirky recipe is a sweet and salty staple on our family table.
This Alabama twist on egg rolls combines collard greens and pulled pork in a crispy egg roll wrapper!
These Dill Pickle Deviled Eggs are made for pickle lovers! The recipe takes easy-to-peel eggs and adds dill pickles, pickle juice, and dried dill for tons of pickle flavor!
This Key Lime Pie recipe is simple, straightforward, and crazy easy! It’s also the best key lime pie I’ve ever had!
This classic moist, tender cornbread is filled with gooey cheddar cheese and studded with pimento peppers!
I took the classic Bundt recipe and turned it into an easy-to-make sheet cake and added even more caramel drizzle!
Simple saltine crackers give these tenders a crispy, crunchy crust!
Toasted pecans add a delicious crunch and savoriness to this chicken salad!
This easy Breakfast Stromboli combines crispy pizza dough, scrambled eggs, sausage, and cheese in a recipe that’s sure to add some excitement to the breakfast monotony.
The high temperature roast brings out some great flavor and gives you crispy edges that my family loves!
This delicious dish of decadent cooked apples flavored with warm spices like cinnamon and nutmeg is topped with a buttery rolled oat and brown sugar topping that just tastes like fall!
Now, you’ve got to be a pickle lover to appreciate what I think is the perfect slaw. It’s a balance of tangy and tart, with TONS of pickle flavor.
This 6 ingredient, no-bake recipe produces crunchy, chewy, sweet, and salty morsels that you probably remember from your childhood.
This easy salad is so tangy, filling, and delicious! Serve it as a side dish or add chicken to make it the main star of the show!
It’s best served straight out of the freezer with a big dollop of whipped cream or even a drizzle of chocolate syrup. This stuff is awesome! Mmmm, mmmm, good!
It’s great served just by itself or on tortilla chips, but it’d be delicious on tacos, pulled pork sandwiches, grilled chicken, hot dogs, etc.
No one will know these ooey, gooey cinnamon rolls started with a can!
Who doesn’t love an entire meal that all cooks on one pan?
Put a fun and delicious spin on breakfast with this tater tot casserole!
Busy weeknights have met their match with this Creamy Italian Pasta Skillet!
I took many of the things I love about Southern food – pulled pork, pimento cheese, bbq sauce – and put it on nachos!
Okra doesn’t have to always be fried and this Crispy Roasted Okra with Creamy Lemon dressing is the perfect example!
These buttery blondies are topped with swirls of peanut butter and jelly for a fun twist on the childhood classic!
This savory cobbler is like using pimento cheese biscuits to sop up a delicious homemade marinara.
Pressure cooking boiled peanuts forces all that delicious flavor right inside.
The peach cobbler might sound pretty simple, but it’s crazy delicious!
This quick and easy version has tons of flavor without having to put in tons of work.
I gave the classic Kentucky Butter Cake a little “Alabama” makeover in this recipe!
This Easy Chicken with Cream Cheese Pan Sauce is in the regular rotation at our house. The simple, easy pan sauce is what makes it special.
It really only takes 5 simple ingredients to make these cheesy beef enchiladas!
This old fashioned recipe just tastes like home.
Making this Southern breakfast staple is a lot easier than you might imagine!
Make this quick and easy Chinese takeout favorite right in your own kitchen!
This quick and easy apple dump cake only calls for 4 ingredients and is perfect served with a big scoop of vanilla ice cream!
Skipping the canned sauce means you know exactly what’s in these Homemade Sloppy Joes! They’re an easy and affordable way to put a hearty meal on the table.
This quick and easy jambalaya is packed with flavor and is ready in about 45 minutes – making it perfect for those busy weeknights!
This Low Country favorite is one of my ultimate comfort foods. It takes chicken and rice to a whole other level!
Give boneless skinless chicken breasts a delicious makeover with this simple recipe!
This classic peanut brittle is a holiday favorite, but is perfect any time of the year!
My Old Squash and Onions is the perfect way to use up that bounty of summer squash!
There’s a reason classics are classics, and this Old Fashioned Peanut Butter Meringue Pie is just that… classic.
These Classic Fried Green Tomatoes do double duty as the perfect appetizer or as a delicious side!
Making the best fried catfish you’ve ever had is surprisingly easy!
Add this easy Slow Cooker Beef and Noodles to your menu and let your CrockPot do all the work!
This super savory, juicy pork chops are destined to be the centerpiece of your next supper!
If you love the butterscotch-y, caramel-y flavors of blondies, these things are going to blow your mind. And they’re so easy!
This easy meatloaf has a secret ingredient that adds tons of flavor!
This cool, crisp, and tangy salad is quick, easy, and is a summer staple at our house.
I’ve been making this for years. It’s one of our favorite dressings. I love it served on a salad with some tangy blue cheese and some crunchy Granny Smith apples.
If you’re a fan of Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups, you’ve GOT to try this super easy, no-bake pie!
There are a few tips to making the perfect skillet of fried corn… and I’m showing you!
We pack tons of peanut flavor into these chewy cookie bars in three different ways!
No one will believe these cheesy little breakfast sandwiches started with canned biscuits!
This Quick and Easy Quiche is perfect for breakfast, brunch, lunch, or even a quick and easy supper!
This quirky old-school favorite is just as delicious today as it was when I was a kid!
This Slow Cooker Spaghetti Sauce is the perfect way to make a thick, rich, meat-filled sauce without having to tend a bubbling pot on the stovetop.
A bag of frozen hash browns and some pre-made pimiento cheese make this dish amazingly easy, but it tastes just like homemade!
Bacon is a must in this super easy Southern favorite!
This sweet and salty treat is addictively delicious and it only calls for 3 ingredients!
This quick and easy Chocolate Gravy is perfect served over buttermilk biscuits, pancakes, waffles, ice cream, pound cake and more!