Recipes and Concepts

In this section, you will sometimes find complete recipes and sometimes we will simply explore concepts in food – ideas for combinations, thoughts on what authenticity means, new contexts for specific cuisines, and so forth.

Pimento cheese and chicken salad – COMBINED
On the Importance of Free Hushpuppies to Southerners
Is it Soul Food or Traditional Southern Cooking?
Would you eat squirrel? Chef Kelly English discusses eating squirrel as a kid in the South

Captain Stanley’s in Raleigh has been serving up Calabash-style home cooking for decades and business is always booming.