Holiday Recipes

Hunt, Then Gather

The Sportsman’s Sunday Gravy

A slow-simmering wild pig ragù that’s always worth the wait

Hunt, Then Gather

How to Make Peking Duck

Virginia chef Wade Truong shares his recipe for a tradition-worthy holiday centerpiece

Hunt, Then Gather

A Classic Cajun-Country Stew

Inspired by his father, chef Jean-Paul Bourgeois shares his recipe for rabbit sauce piquante

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Celebrate Feast of the Seven Fishes

Southern Italy meets the South in a scrumptious holiday tradition

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Molasses Cookies

Brian Noyes of Red Truck Bakery in Marshall, Virginia, shares the perfect sweet treat to greet (or conjure) cold weather


Island Eggnog: How to Make a Coquito Cocktail

Rum and coconut come together in a Puerto Rican holiday mainstay

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Spiced Dark Chocolate Cherry Saltine Toffee

Virginia Willis transforms a basic cracker into a classic holiday treat

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Sweet Potato Casserole with Sorghum

Nashville chef Tandy Wilson shares his family recipe for a fall favorite

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Holidays in the South: 20 Festive Recipes

Celebrate the season with friends, family, and these timeless holiday favorites

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Apple Jack Stack Cake

A perfectly imperfect dessert that brings people together

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Duck with Satsuma Sauce

A centerpiece dish worth a little extra effort


A Cajun-Spiked Spin on Christmas Eggnog

Christmas in the bayou


Making the Perfect Mint Julep

We asked Alba Huerta of Julep in Houston, Texas, to share her tips for mixing perfect mint julep every time

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Sweet Tea-Brined Country Ham

A holiday ham recipe rooted in Southern tradition


Eudora Welty’s Christmas Eggnog

A family holiday recipe


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A Chef’s Life: Recipe for Sausage Balls

Chef Vivian Howard shares her recipe for this holiday classic

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Happy Hour: Holiday on Ice

How to make a “Christmas in Hollis”


Holiday Whiskey Punch

The big-batch solution to making crowd-pleasing cocktails

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Pumpkin Bread Pudding with Maple Whipped Cream

A decadent riff on the classic pumpkin bread