Tag: side dishes

The Basics:How to Make Perfect Rice

White rice- I know. Not very sexy. About as boring as you can get. But no! Rice is not boring. It’s just you’ve proably been cooking it wrong. Rice is a staple of cooking in almost every culture across the globe. In the South, we especially love it with seafood […]

Baked Pineapple Gratin

Years and years ago, when I was in my twenties, my darling firend Robin hosted an Easter Sunday Brunch and served this wonderful baked Pineapple casserole. I absolutely loved it and began sharing it for a simple, Bake and share dish ” at parties and pot lucks. I have not […]

Meggen’s Mac ‘n Cheese

There are only a few days left in 2020 and I don’t know about you, but I am going to carb load one last time before the “2021 diet & new me” plan starts up on New’s Year Day. This insanely good Mac and Cheese is one of my most […]

Southern Cornbread Stuffing

There are no shortcuts with this recipe. None. That being said- it is a very simple recipe- no oysters or ground chestnuts. Just simple ingredients that make a huge impact with their flavors. Bake the cornbread from scratch- use my recipe here. While still warm, crumble the cornbread in a […]

Garlic Roasted Mushrooms with Herb Butter

I am always looking for side dishes that are delicious but simple to prepare. This roasted mushroom dish is exactly that. It is so easy yet amazingly satisfying that it can easily replace your entree as well. The mushrooms are cleaned, and tossed wth a garlicky and herb infused butter. […]