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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.

Southwestern Pasta Salad

This satisfying salad has a nice blend of textures and flavors. I appreciate its make-ahead convenience when I'm entertaining.
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Southern Black-Eyed Peas

I find pork the secret to a good black-eyed pea recipe. A double dose of ham for flavor and slow...


Cajun Black-Eyed Peas

Try this recipe out for loads of luck on New Years Day. Add a splash of hot pepper sauce for...


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,...

Baked Beans Mole

My son and husband love this hearty side dish that is quick and easy to prepare but yet so flavorful....


Bayou Chicken

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

Black-Eyed Pea Jambalaya

If you know anything about Texans, you know we love our black-eyed peas. But you don't have to be from...


Black-Eyed Pea and Bean Salad

"I was trying to use up some ingredients I had in our pantry one day and threw this bean salad...


Black-Eyed Pea Salad with Avocado and Jalapeno

“I've had a lot of compliments and requests for this recipe over the years. My husband loves it, and it's...


Sesame Seed Veggie Salad

This colorful combo from Bob Lesburg of Mount Pleasant, South Carolina will perk up any picnic, potluck or holiday gathering.

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....


Zesty Black-Eyed Pea Salsa

"Whenever there's a family gathering, my sister-in-law brings this zesty bean dip, and it's a big hit," report Pamela Smith...


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...


Sweet Potato Chicken Stew

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

Black-Eyed Pea Salsa

Colorful tomatoes, green pepper and red onion contrast nicely with black-eyed peas. —Lynn McAllister, Mt. Ulla, North Carolina


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...


Festive Dip

This colorful dish is great for all parties and festivities. My daughter loves helping to prepare it! —Donna Kollar, Austintown,...


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Basic Black-Eyed Pea Salsa

Peg Wilson of Elm Creek, Nebraska provides us with her version of “Texas Caviar” that provides for so many possibilities....


Speedy Jambalaya

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


Southern Peas and Rice

Nothing beats good old-fashioned comfort food, and this one is wonderful on a cold day. Hot sauce adds a little...


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...


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...

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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....


Southern Stir-Fry

Lynn Burnett of Raymore, Missouri often stir-fries this innovative mix of corn, spinach and black-eyed peas. A pinch of cayenne...


Potluck Black-Eyed Pea Salad

"Whenever I get asked to potluck parties, this salad usually gets an invitation, too," chuckles Joy Polito Young of New...


Hearty Black-Eyed Peas

In Simpsonville, South Carolina, Pauletta Anderson prepares this hearty herb-seasoned combination of sausage, black-eyed peas, tomatoes and green pepper. "Even...


Black-Eyed-Pea and Pasta Salad

To create a more interesting pasta salad, I added pasta to my favorite black-eyed pea salad. The result is different...


Texas Caviar

My neighbor gave me a container of this zippy, tangy salsa one Christmas and I had to have the recipe....