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Deep-Fried Peanuts

Deep-Fried Peanuts

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"Deep-fried peanuts are a Southern delicacy and an excellent crowd-pleasing snack or appetizer." — by Kristi Hartsfield Whittington 
Kentucky Beer Cheese Spread

Kentucky Beer Cheese Spread

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"Use a food processor to combine sharp Cheddar with beer and seasonings to make your own smooth, creamy cheese spread perfect for casual get-togethers." — by Chef John 
Vidalia(R) Onion Straws (Onion Strings)

Vidalia® Onion Straws (Onion Strings)

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"Thinly sliced sweet onions are soaked in buttermilk, dredged in a spiced flour mixture, and deep-fried to delicious perfection in this recipe for sweet onion straws." — by lcasad 
Mississippi Sin

Mississippi Sin

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"French bread is filled with a spicy cream cheese-based dip that is baked into a bubbly and decadent appetizer also known as Mississippi Sin." — by cass0289 
Best Benedictine Spread

Best Benedictine Spread

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"This versatile cucumber and cream cheese spread is a big deal in Louisville, Kentucky. Try it on crackers, bread, or vegetables." — by Heather 
Mississippi Vegi Balls

Mississippi Vegi Balls

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"Pecans, Cheddar cheese, and bread crumbs are baked into vegetarian balls that deliver a nice meat replacement." — by DAGB 
Easy Southern Fried Green Tomatoes

Easy Southern Fried Green Tomatoes

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"Cornmeal-coated green tomato slices are fried until crisp and golden. They're perfect as a southern appetizer or for a unique take on a classic B.L.T." — by Ali 
Chef John's Oysters Rockefeller

Chef John's Oysters Rockefeller

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"Oysters on the half shell are topped with a butter and herb puree and baked, creating one of America's iconic dishes." — by Chef John 
Tomato and Bacon Jam

Tomato and Bacon Jam

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"You can put this sweet and savory tomato and bacon spread on just about anything. Try it on a grilled cheese sandwich or with scrambled eggs." — by 3RDTIMESACHARM 
Southern Deviled Eggs

Southern Deviled Eggs

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"A simple recipe for southern deviled eggs has a secret ingredient, a little sweetened condensed milk to give the filling a smooth and glossy texture. Top with a sprinkle of paprika and a couple of black olive slices for an easy appetizer or a light meal." — by Joy 
Spicy Southern-Fried Okra

Spicy Southern-Fried Okra

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"Mix okra, green tomatoes, cornmeal, and milk together and pan-fry it into a savory and Southern-style fritter." — by Melissa Hamilton 
Ranch Fried Green Tomatoes

Ranch Fried Green Tomatoes

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"Fried green tomatoes with a hint of ranch dressing mix are so tasty, they will even win over the skeptics." — by glenn 
Frugal Fried Green Tomatoes

Frugal Fried Green Tomatoes

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"Only four ingredients are needed to make crunchy fried green tomatoes. They make a tasty side dish to any meal." — by JONDEIK 
Mawmaw's Simple Fried Green Tomatoes

Mawmaw's Simple Fried Green Tomatoes

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"Green tomatoes are lightly coated in cornmeal and fried to a perfect light brown crispness. They are a quick and easy appetizer for any gathering." — by HeyGoodLookin 
Captain's Seafood Crab Dip

Captain's Seafood Crab Dip

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"This appetizer dip recipe is made with fresh crabmeat, Cheddar cheese, and horseradish in a mayonnaise base." — by cherrybaum 
Mom's Cajun Hush Puppies

Mom's Cajun Hush Puppies

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"These spicy hush puppies are loaded with bell peppers and pimento peppers for a colorful and tasty treat. Serve alongside tartar sauce for a delicious appetizer." — by brittnichole924 
Buttermilk Hush Puppies

Buttermilk Hush Puppies

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"These hush puppies have an added tang from buttermilk in the batter. Serve alongside coleslaw and fried catfish for a Southern-style meal." — by Mama Smith 
Jillena's Crab Hush Puppies

Jillena's Crab Hush Puppies

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"These quick and easy hush puppies have an added twist of crabmeat to the batter. Serve alongside hot cheese dip or tartar sauce for a tasty appetizer." — by JILLENA 
Quick and Easy Hush Puppies

Quick and Easy Hush Puppies

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"These quick and easy hush puppies use corn muffin mix and are nicely spiced with garlic and onion powder." — by Denise 
Cajun Crab Cakes (No Breadcrumbs)

Cajun Crab Cakes (No Breadcrumbs)

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"These Creole-spiced crab cakes make a delicious side dish or appetizer. The key is to use a small amount of crumbled crackers instead of breadcrumbs for a lighter, less-starchy cake." — by Tracy 
 
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