‘Tis the season for needing lots of recipes! We’ve got you covered with our favorites for sharing with friends as we embrace the thankful spirit of the holidays.
Southern Food & Dining
If you are looking for new trends in dining or simply looking for the perfect weeknight meal for the family or person on the go, we're here to help. Each of our SB sister-cities highlights great dining trends in their city, and we compile some of their best right here on our main food and dining page. We also have recipes that are perfect as we know you are busy and only want the best. We're right there with you!
Playlists and holiday gatherings go together just like turkey and Thanksgiving, wreaths and Christmas … you get it. You need several at your fingertips, and here are the ones that we’ll have on hand!
With the holidays rapidly approaching, it’s time to start the prep work. Leave the basting of the turkey to someone else, and master the art of setting the table with style. Today, we share a few tips to inspire those hosting holiday parties with a table setting of our own!
This is the perfect time of year to host a “Friendsgiving.” Make it an elegant affair that’s easy to pull together with these helpful pointers from lifestyle blogger Cara Greenstein.
Throw a holiday party that will impress the guests and show off your hosting skills with a little help from experts Danielle Rollins and Annette Joseph. Image: Brendon Pinola
Brussels sprouts are the perfect accompaniment to any holiday meal, but we like them on their own, perhaps over rice, as the sole attraction … especially when the recipe is as good as this one is!
Have you considered foregoing the traditional dinner party and just have a few friends over for meat, cheese, olives, nuts and wine? This charcuterie platter is perfect for a simple gathering or an appetizer for a large crowd.
Make your own, or buy on the fly! We’ve got a Memphis-style pimento cheese recipe you’ll love as well as some of the best prepared pimento cheese options in town! Image: Jennifer Davick
Like a slow drawl, these Southern-made spirits are something to be savored and enjoyed. Now go pour yourself a tasty cocktail and sit a spell. Image: Dark Corner Distillery
From the dynamic duo at Feast & Forest comes a fall feast worthy of a gathering with friends. Make the whole meal or simply one dish and get ready for a food buzz!
Bookmark this article — The Dean of the Charleston Academy of Domestic Pursuits’ top nine dinner party tips will breathe new life into your next gathering!
The unique flavor of this apple and tart cherry pie is nothing short of mouth-watering, and it’s sure to become an instant family favorite.
A warm bowl of gumbo is the perfect seasonal dish. Today, we share two ways to make this cool-weather recipe, both of which are delicious! Image: Mark Boughton
You just need two kitchen items and a short list of groceries and you’re set to make this delicious Santa Fe Soup recipe. It’s a classic favorite that’s SO easy to make!
Get ready for the Memphis Food & Wine Festival. With 29 acclaimed chefs and 36 wineries, this new Southern event is a must for adventurous palates!
Up your game when it comes to Mexican vegetables with this side that works well with nachos, tacos, any Mexican meat and more!
This pork tenderloin recipe may be the best thing you’ve made in a very long time … it was for us!
Here is a quick meal that takes less than 20 minutes to make and leaves only one dirty dish! That’s what we call the perfect meal! Get the supplies this weekend for an easy mid-week meal!
Looking for a recipe to savor the last days of summer? This is it!
Stop trying to make over-the-top flower arrangements, and just use this one simple trick for gorgeous floral displays, time after time.
Here’s your start-to-finish blueprint for throwing a late-summer dinner party that’s steeped in casual elegance.
If grilling is not your thing, or if it’s raining or just too hot, this flank steak recipe — cooked in the oven — is mouth-watering good! Find out how easy it is to make.
Who knew homemade taco seasoning would be the go-to spice mix to make just about everything taste better?!
Instagram is an amazing place to scope out some beautifully tantalizing meals. We found 9 Southern Instagram accounts that make food the center of attention. Image: @EdibleNash