Amanda Wilbanks shares her mom-inspired recipe for a braided ham and swiss pastry.
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!
Melissa Ann Barton shares her mom-inspired recipe for garlic shrimp and herb and Vidalia-infused three-cheese grits.
Nicholas Weber shares a recipe for his mom’s cucumber salad topped with fried oysters.
We’ve reached out to a few fellow Southerners to get their scoop on Pasta Salad. Here are five different takes on the classic southern dish. There’s a little something for all types of eaters!
Cat cafes and dog-friendly spots in Atlanta have taken the city by storm. Find out where you can take your pup or adopt a cat – over brews – around town!
The Coopers’ Craft Catch Oak is the perfect spiked libation for your summer soirees. It’s a refreshing combination of sweet tea, lemonade and bourbon!
Muddy’s Bake Shop Chef Kat Gordon shares her family recipe for pecan pie. Buttery crust, toasted pecans, gooey filling and bourbon-spiked whipped cream make it a staple.
You can’t go wrong with a great fried green tomato and addictive comeback sauce. It’s the perfect Southern bite, great for parties too! Image: Justin Fox Burks for The Southern Pantry Cookbook
The savory touch of bacon with the crisp earthiness of fresh vegetables make this Southern classic delicious and healthy. And omit the rice for a tasty bean dip!
Whether served as a meal, appetizer or canapé, this open-faced turkey and bacon sandwich with bubbly, melted Mornay cheese sauce is a to-die-for Southern recipe. Image: Chris Witzke via The Brown Hotel