Berry Delightful Cornmeal Cake Wins 4-H Cook-Off

Berry Delightful Cornmeal Cake Recipe

Fifth-grader Marissa Brown won the 4-H Cook-off at the National Cornbread Festival earlier this year in South Pittsburg with her recipe for “Berry” Delightful Cornmeal Cake.

Restaurants on Tennessee’s Trails and Byways

Bell's Drive In, Henderson, Tennessee

A journey along Tennessee’s Trails & Byways offers an ideal way to try some of the best eateries, from burgers to barbecue to down-home cooking.

This Recipe Takes the Cake

Sour Cream Pound Cake

Kay Upchurch’s Sour Cream Pound Cake recipe is a classic cake that can be dressed up with fruit or the topping of your choice.

Restaurant Review: Front Porch in Dickson

Front Porch Restaurant in Dickson, Tennessee

Enjoy Southern food with a twist at the Front Porch in Dickson.

Country Classics Cookbook: Hundreds of Southern Recipes

Order the Country Classics Cookbook for a variety of delicious Southern recipes.

Jim Oliver’s Smoke House in Monteagle Draws Hungry Travelers

Monteagle, TN, Jim Oliver's Smoke House

The Smoke House is still drawing hungry crowds for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and offers much more than dining

Wonderful Winter Recipes

classic chili, food

Winter recipes from casseroles to soups invite home cooks to cozy up with a warm meal.

Best Dessert Recipes

Key Lime Cake, dessert

From Chocolate Fried Pies to Key Lime Cake, these sweets hit the spot.

The Story Behind the Recipe: Judith’s Butter Brickle Bread

bread, food

Judith’s Butter Brickle Bread is simple to make and tasty, too.

Marcy Jo’s Mealhouse: Southern Cooking With a Song

Marcy Jo's Mealhouse, Marcy Gary, restaurant

This rural Middle Tennesssee meat-and-three, co-owned half of the country duo Joey + Rory, serves up classic country cuisine such as catfish, meatloaf and biscuits.

Cast-Iron Cooking Recipes: Skillets Seasoned With Love

Broccoli Cheese Cornbread recipe

To many Tennesseans, a cast-iron skillet is considered just as precious as a great-grandmother’s quilt or a family photograph. Here are some recipes to go along with that family treasure.

The Key to Good Cake

Phil Irwin himself professes to not be a lover of sweets but makes an exception for a key lime bundt cake recipe he got from a family friend.

Savory Biscuits Are Great for on the Go


Busy mom serves up country ham and cheese biscuits.

Miller’s Grocery in Christiana Makes Meals and Music

Miller's Grocery, Christiana, TN, restaurant

Miller’s Grocery in Christiana serves up music, fun and tasty food.

Cornbread: A Family Treasure


Century-old recipe of cornbread is a favorite with every generation.

Southern Fried Pies by Frankye

Centerville cook adds her own magic to a Tennessee classic, fried pies.

Henpeck Market Gives Franklin a True Taste of the South

Just outside of Franklin, this restaurant serves up biscuits and country ham as well as lighter deli fare such as chicken salad and potato croquettes.

Dumpling Disappointment Leads to New Recipes

Being a dumpling connoisseur and one who enjoys the subtleties of good dumplings, I have found people today trying to short-cut the making of dumplings.

You Gotta Love the Loveless Café

Loveless Cafe, Nashville, TN, restaurant

The Loveless Cafe has been a Nashville-area landmark for more than 50 years.