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Southern United States cuisine

The cuisine of the Southern United States is defined as the historical regional culinary form of states generally south of the Mason Dixon Line dividing Pennsylvania from Maryland and Delaware as well as along the Ohio River, and extending west to southern Missouri, Oklahoma and Texas.

Cajun Andouille Sausage

Andouille

Andouille sausage is a classical Louisiana smoked sausage which is used in meals like gumbo or jambalaya. The regional cooking style known as Cajun employs many hot spices and vegetables and is famous for its original sausages: Andouille, Boudain, Chaurice…

Bananas-Foster

Bananas Foster

This is a delicious flambéed banana dessert with ice cream and a lovely spiced sauce. Truly a decadent dessert for the sweet tooth.

Red Slaw

Barbecue Slaw (Red Slaw)

Barbecue Slaw (Red Slaw) is a condiment commonly served on hot dogs, on barbecue pork sandwiches, as a side dish for other types of barbecue, on hamburgers, or with other foods. It is an essential part of “Lexington Style” North…

Buttermilk Pie

Buttermilk Pie

This buttermilk pie recipe produces a rich, dense custard pie. It is an old-time favourite pie, served at many Sunday dinners after a meal of fried chicken and other comfort foods.

Cajun Blackening Spices

Cajun Blackening Spices

Cajun Blackening Spice is specifically designed for pan-blackening, but it can also be a good all-purpose Cajun seasoning for gumbos and other southern dishes. It’s significantly spicier than Creole Seasoning, so those who like it hot might prefer this one.

Chess Pie

Chess Pie

This is a simple, old-fashioned chess pie recipe that has a wonderfully rich flavour. This southern specialty is basic but tastes amazing!

Comeback Sauce

Comeback Sauce

Comeback sauce is a dipping sauce for fried foods or as a salad dressing in the cuisine of central Mississippi.

Creole Boiled Rice

Rice proved to be a valuable commodity in Creole cuisine. With an abundance of water and a hot, humid climate, rice could be grown practically anywhere in the region and grew wild in some areas. Rice became the predominant starch…

Creole Mustard Potato Salad

Creole Mustard Potato Salad

This salad of firm cooked red potatoes combined with the zing of creole seasoning and mustard, then coated with a delicious dressing, is a great side dish at any barbecue or family dinner.

Cuisine of the Southern United States

Cuisine of the Southern United States

The cuisine of the Southern United States is the historical regional culinary form of states generally south of the Mason–Dixon line dividing Pennsylvania and Delaware from Maryland as well as along the Ohio River, and extending west to southern Missouri,…