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Biscuit Pudding with Chocolate Gravy

You won’t believe the secret ingredient in this family dessert recipe from the famed North Carolina pit master Sam Jones

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Smashed Szechuan Cucumber Salad

Cool cukes meet Miami heat in chef Raymond Li Jr.’s surprisingly refreshing summer side


Chili + Lemongrass

A hint of spice underpins this refreshing gin concoction from Asheville’s Benne on Eagle



Think of this refreshing sipper from Atlanta’s Minero as an agua fresca with a vodka kick


This Tennessee Rye Is a Smash Hit

A distillery known for moonshine makes a rye that really rocks


How to Make a Whiskey Smash

This cross between a mint julep and a whiskey sour just might be your new favorite cocktail


The Kind of Cobbler You Drink

Nick Detrich, of New Orleans’ Jewel of the South, shares his recipe for a summery sipper: Cream Sherry Cobbler

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Blueberry-Maple Ice Cream with Corn Cookies

A winning combination from Emie Dunagan of Louisville’s 502 Bar & Bistro

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Strawberry Fizz Cocktail

A celebratory sipper from Joe Stinchcomb of Saint Leo Lounge in Oxford, Mississippi

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Serviceberry Skillet Cobbler

Blueberries’ wilder cousins make the perfect surprise ending to any summer meal

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Ambrosia Salad

The classic dish is reimagined by Shelley Cooper of Dancing Bear Appalachian Bistro in Townsend, Tennessee

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Baked Oatmeal with Berries and Peaches

Stephen and Jessica Rose of the Peach Truck in Nashville, Tennessee, share a very berry breakfast treat

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Ripe Ideas: Summer Berry Recipes

Southern culinary pros share their favorite recipes—from a celebratory strawberry fizz to a nostalgic mixed-berry salad to a skillet cobbler with a sweet surprise

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15 Winning Kentucky Derby Recipes

Beer cheese, Benedictine, and a whole lot of bourbon—plan your Derby party menu with these crowd-pleasing recipes

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Southern Brunch Recipes

Inspiration for an unforgettable weekend meal—from champagne punch to bacon fat biscuits

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The Secret Behind Augusta National’s Pound Cake

In his new book, caddy Tripp Bowden shares the story of how the club’s beloved longtime chef got by with a little help from a friend

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How Edna Lewis Fried Soft-Shell Crabs

A simple and classic softie recipe, from the newly re-released cookbook by the grande dame of Southern cooking


The Evening Edition

A bourbon-and-coffee cocktail from the newly-opened Saint Leo Lounge in Oxford, Mississippi


A Southern Amaro Cocktail

Curious about amaro but not quite ready to sip it straight? Consider the Empire State of Mind from Oxford, Mississippi’s Saint Leo your on-ramp

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Mint Julep Month: Carthusian Julep

Your new secret ingredient: a liqueur made by monks that is also available at your local grocery store