35 Soul Food Recipes: The Essential Guide to Soul Food
These classic Southern recipes are the perfect fix to your comfort food craving.
No matter who you are or where you come from, there is no denying that soul food is both comforting and delicious.
35 Soul Food Recipes: The Essential Guide to Soul Food will help you find the best soul food dinner recipes for you to whip up in your own kitchen.
From fried chicken to macaroni and cheese to a good Southern biscuit, you will find a wide variety of recipes below that will comfort and satisfy you.
In our collection, you'll find some of the most quintessentially Southern recipes for your cooking pleasure. No matter your location, you can sample these Sunday dinner ideas and get a taste for Southern cooking without ever leaving your home.
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Chicken Fried Steak Recipes
Chicken fried steak is a Southern classic, and these two recipes are as delicious as you can get. Cube steak is dredged in flour or a combination of flour and egg to make these tasty fried steak dishes. Serve either of these recipes with mashed potatoes and gravy.
Easy Fried Chicken Recipes
Fried chicken is the most authentic soul food around. Even if you have never made fried chicken before, these easy recipes will show you that making fried chicken can be easy and simple. Most importantly, the results will be delicious.
For more easy Southern recipes, download a free, printable copy of "18 Easy Southern Recipes: The Ultimate Guide to Southern Cooking and Southern Comfort Food" Free eCookbook
Recipes for Greens
There's very little point in consuming a Southern meal unless you have a serving of greens heaped on your plate. The soul food recipes below range from classic to unexpected, and you are sure to enjoy all of them.
Macaroni and Cheese Recipes
Macaroni and cheese is meant to be creamy, rich, and cheesy. These recipes may not win any awards for their healthfulness or nutritional value, but they will definitely fill you up and comfort you. Choose from these recipes to satisfy your mac and cheese craving.
For more regional favorites, check out our collection of 52 Southern Recipes by State
Recipes for Grits
Whether you serve your grits with cheese, gravy, shrimp, or veggies, you can't go wrong with these classically corny dishes. Every Southerner should know how to make grits because they are the perfect addition to breakfast, lunch, or dinner.
Cornbread and Biscuit Recipes
If there isn't a biscuit or slice of cornbread on your plate along with your fried chicken and macaroni and cheese, you're doing it wrong. These biscuit and cornbread recipes come together easily so that you can always have them on your dinner table.
Looking for more recipes for cornbread? Check out our collection of 20 Easy Cornbread Recipes: The Best Southern Cooking Recipes for Cornbread
Soul Food Dessert Recipes
Here you will find classic soul food recipes for dessert that will satisfy and comfort you. Sample recipes for peach cobbler, sweet potato pie, pound cake, and banana pudding. These desserts are the perfect end to a hearty Southern meal.
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