Comfort Food

Comfort food is food that stirs up fond foodie memories and makes you feel warm and cozy. These comfort food recipes deliver on that promise.

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50 Southern Side Dish Recipes

Buttery corn, smothered green beans and fluffy buttermilk biscuits shine high in this collection of southern side-dish recipes.

Southwest Enchilada Bake

The whole family will love this comforting, cheese-topped, stick-to-your-ribs casserole. It has just the right touch of heat. —Dixie Terry,...


Sweet Potato Chicken Stew

Sweet potatoes, chicken and shredded cabbage are just a few of the ingredients that make this hearty stew a great...


Home-Style Black-Eyed Pea Soup

This colorful hearty soup makes a good starter or main course. With a salad on the side, it's a light...


Speedy Jambalaya

Spicy sausage and colorful sweet peppers make this classic Cajun dish look as appetizing as it tastes. It’s impossible to...

Barley Bean Chili

Most folks have heard of barley soup, but this barley chili takes them by surprise. My variation features a delectable...


One-Pot Casserole

One day when I wasn't the mood to cook, I threw some things together, put the casserole in a pan...

Baked Black-Eyed Peas

Black-eyed peas are a nice change of pace in this cheesy casserole. Use whatever type of enchilada sauce you prefer...or...


Bayou Chicken

When I came across this recipe many years ago, I knew I had a new-found family favorite on my hands....


Flavorful Black-Eyed Pea Soup

I’M delighted to share this flavorful recipe with Reminisce readers. It’s easy, delicious and can be made in very little...


Beef ‘N’ Black-Eyed Pea Salad

"When I want a light yet hearty meal, I fix this refreshing main-dish salad," says Bonnie Wittekind of Higley, Arizona....

Black-Eyed Pea Casserole

This group-size dish is quick, simple and tasty. People always ask for "just a little more". I guess you could...


Roasted Vegetable Soup

This veggie- and bean-packed soup will appease the heartiest of appetites.—Bean Education and Awareness Network, Scottsbluff, Nebraska


Hearty Black-Eyed Pea Soup

Alice Jarrell of Dexter, Missouri waited a long time to get this favorite recipe—but it was well worth it. "I...


Black-Eyed Pea Sausage Stew

I've always wanted to try black-eyed peas, and I happened to have smoked sausage on hand one night, so I...


Black-Eyed Pea Soup with Ham

"Even people who don't care for black-eyed peas will enjoy this hearty meatless soup," promises Donna Ambrose, Mt. Wolf, Pennsylvania....

Black-Eyed Pea Soup

Since we raise our own pigs, I like to use ground pork in this zesty soup. But I've used ground...


Country-Style Stew

I created this recipe when my husband and I were married almost 20 years ago. As a new bride, I...


Country Bean Soup

I like to give this mix as a gift, layering the beans in a clear pint jar and attaching the...


Cornbread with Black-Eyed Peas

Black-eyed peas are a good-luck tradition for New Year's Day...but my family is so fond of this recipe, I make...


Mom’s Tomato Vegetable Soup

I developed this vegetable-based soup from a recipe my mom made when I was a child. Its robust down-home taste...


Bean Soup Mix

An attractive bag of this savory mix makes a tasteful gift for a teacher or co-worker— remember to attach the...


Lucky Bean Soup

This recipe is from a bean soup gift pack I developed as a fund-raiser for our church. We provide it...


Black-Eyed Pea Chowder

A close friend passed on this recipe. It's been in her family for years, and now it's a favorite in...

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Carolina Shrimp Soup

Fresh shrimp from the Carolina coast is one of our favorite foods. We add kale, garlic, red peppers and black-eyed...


Black-Eyed Peas ‘n’ Pasta

Tradition has it that if you eat black-eyed peas on New Year's Day, you'll enjoy prosperity all year through—but I...


Sausage Bean Stew

Meet the Cook: One of the reasons I like quick dinners like this is our two sons, who are 7...


Zesty Tacos

Jazz up everyday tacos in a snap! Black-eyed peas and a drizzle of Italian dressing are the surprise ingredients that...


Beans and Barley Chili

Most folks have heard of barley soup, but this barley chili takes them by surprise. My variation features a delectable...


Best Ever Beans and Sausage

When my wife asks what she should make for a gathering, she's always told to bring this—and a couple of...