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Food & Drink

Littleneck Clams with Calabrian Chili Broth

A Miami chef shares his favorite meal for a low-key New Year’s Eve at home

Food & Drink

Love and Loathing in Fruitcake Land

Why the much-maligned dessert deserves a place on your holiday sweets spread—yes, really. No, really, I’m serious!


Pat Martin’s Holiday Ham Glaze

The celebrated pitmaster shares an easy enhancement to store-bought ham, plus other preparation tips

Southern Style

Quilting, Quilting Everywhere

Geometric motifs get sewn into the world of home décor

Arts & Culture

In Memoriam: The Southerners We Lost in 2022

This year, we said goodbye to luminaries in music, sports, food, fashion, and beyond


Novelist David Joy’s Favorite Books This Year

The North Carolina author—and insatiable reader—on the novels, memoirs, poetry, and stories he couldn’t put down


Marty Stuart Brings Country Music Home

The country star reopens Ellis Theater, the first wing of his Congress of Country Music, as a way to revitalize his hometown


Hope on the Wing: A Falconer’s Story

Rodney Stotts’s journey with falconry means knowing when to let go


Christmas Enchilada Sauces

Pitmaster John Lewis shares his recipes for the borderland red and green chile sauces of his childhood

Home & Garden

Southern Barscape: A Hush-Hush Hideaway

Transform an ordinary cabinet into an extraordinary libation destination

Fork in the Road

John T. Edge Soaks up Fifteen Years of Poole’s

Chef Ashley Christensen’s flagship marks fifteen years of bringing mac and cheese and moxie to Raleigh

Food & Drink

Wood Ash Hominy: From Indigenous Nourishment to Southern Shame to Chef Secret

Three new books illuminate the culinary history of the ancient method for cooking corn

My Town

My Town: Kaitlan Collins’s Spirited Tuscaloosa

The CNN anchor shares her favorite spots to visit when she’s cheering on the Crimson Tide

Arts & Culture

Christmas at Dollywood: Over-the-Top Joy

A newbie gets the spirit of the season at Dolly Parton’s theme park

Home & Garden

Make a Truly Southern Holiday Centerpiece with Magnolias

A how-to with the Atlanta floral designer Shean Strong

Home & Garden

Small Changes for a Healthier Yard

Regenerative farmers share tips for being a good steward of the soil

Anatomy of a Classic

Roasted Squash with a Kick

Country ham and a chili oil dressing fire up a flavorful winter side

The Wild South

Sporting Gifts to Give and Covet

Classics, upgrades, and some new winners for the outdoors-lovers in your life


A Salute to Elvis at Christmas

The season rocks a little more merrily with the best-selling holiday album of all time

Southern Style

In Praise of Wearing Your Most Precious Jewelry

The Atlanta jeweler Mary Frances Maker celebrates—and sometimes repurposes–heirloom pieces