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southern comfort food

Side Dish

Southern Sweet Potato Casserole with Pecan Topping

The BEST Southern Sweet Potato Casserole recipe with Candied Pecans topping. This dish is the ultimate classic Thanksgiving side dish made with pineapple, pecans and love. This dish can also be made ahead to save on prep time. #Thanksgiving #sidedish #SweetPotatoCasserole

This Southern Sweet Potato Casserole with Sweet Pecan Topping recipe has been in my family for my entire life. The recipe came from my Great Grandma Merritt, my grandma’s mother. While she was living in Georgia she needed a recipe to take to her husband’s dinner party. Her neighbor at the time shared this recipe with her and it was a hit! Ever since then this recipe has been made every single Thanksgiving with little deviation. My Great Grandma passed away many years ago, but a piece of her lives on through this dish. My great grandma taught it to her daughter, who then taught her daughter who then taught me. I love that I get to carry on the tradition and share it with my family.

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Breakfast/Brunch

Grandma’s Classic Southern Biscuits and Sausage Gravy

The BEST homemade Southern Biscuits and Sausage Gravy Recipe! This recipe is easy, makes plenty for a crowd and perfect for breakfast or brunch. The biscuits are flaky and made from scratch. The Gravy is made with ground sausage and milk! Classic and simple!

These Southern Biscuits and Sausage Gravy are one of my favorite savory breakfasts. The biscuits are simple, flaky and do not require rising. The sausage gravy is a southern classic with a little extra spice to make it unique. Together the biscuits and gravy make a perfect combination. I love these so much, not just because they are delicious but because they are my grandma’s recipe.

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