Tag Archive | Southern food

Vinegar-Dressed Coleslaw

At the beginning of the summer, I posted a link for Slow-Cooker Pulled Pork, Texas Style.  Southern pork continues to be a big favorite around our house, so we thawed a frozen container of pulled pork to make scrumptious sandwiches for lunch.  I also made some coleslaw to garnish our sandwiches. Okay, so about coleslaw. […]

River Street Sweets

A few weeks ago, I sneaked away with some girlfriends for a brief, child-free weekend.  We ate many a marvelous thing, but what I brought home for Keith and son were…  wait for it… Pecan pralines.  Bear claws.  Heaven on earth. River Street Sweets is a charming riverfront candy store in downtown Savannah, facing a […]

Peach Cobbler

When we were living in Portland, our friends Todd and Jen threw a party one summer where they served all the iconic Southern foods from their Georgia youths.  Amongst them was a berry cobbler.  I’d never had cobbler before. It was… biscuity. Did you know that cobbler has a ton of fruit on the bottom, […]

Slow-Cooker Pulled Pork

In Georgia, the market isn’t teeming with Coho salmon or Kumamoto oysters.  And let’s be honest — you can’t exactly ship seafood in a care package.  So here I was, pining away in the humidity for Pacific seafood… … when we discovered the glories of pork. Georgia does a lot of things right, but y’all, […]