This fresh salad is perfect for a late summer supper, featuring the stars of a Southern summer farmers’ market in a fresh basil vinaigrette.
Salty country ham, tangy green onions, and a little kick of mustard add dimension to a butter spread for hot corn on the cob.
This simple and refreshing summer dessert highlights the delightful pink of fresh figs in this smooth mousse.
Enjoy fresh-from-the-garden goodness as an appetizer with these melted cheese zucchini bites.
This blueberry dessert has the creaminess of a cheesecake with the cookie-like base of a bar.
This versatile dish makes a great main dish with a green salad, or as a side dish to grilled meats, and it works for brunch or dinner, too.
A quick bread with a crackly glaze that has the sweetness of a tea cake.
Potato salad is so good for hot summer days. Tip: cook the potatoes with water seasoned with salt and vinegar for a perfect taste.
For when you are planning your next big get together outdoors, a "mess of shrimp" is the perfect way to round out a day spent at the lake.
Feed big crowd with this fresh corn casserole for a backyard meal. It's perfect with steaks, burgers and hot dogs, or with fried chicken or fish.
Toss feta cheese into still steaming pasta for a creamy and quick summer meal.
Bring sophisticated flavors to your next batch of homemade ice cream by using tangy buttermilk as the base combined with juicy blackberries and topped with a delicate bay leaf sauce.
Use a mandolin slicer to make paper thin rounds of squash that will soak up a simple dressing.
Honey doesn't disappear into the background in this glazed Bundt cake that also has a lovely burst of raspberries throughout.
Boost the flavor of strawberry muffins by processing rosemary needles with sugar for a rosemary infused muffin. Use the leftover sugar to make a flavored butter.
An easy and elegant dessert packed with fresh strawberry flavor that can be served in homey petite mason jars or rise the elegance of crystal cups.
Delicious for breakfast and hearty enough for a side at supper, these grits combine the Southern flavors of ground corn, sharp buttermilk, and salty bacon.
Serve up this cheesy rich soup that has authentic Mexican flavors for your Cinco de Mayo celebration.
A Dutch baby, a puffy oven pancake, can be either savory or sweet. Serve this all-chocolate version warm with a scoop of vanilla ice cream.
Southern country ham is enjoying a bit of a resurgence. This chicken dish is simple to prepare but has a real touch of elegance.