Staff Picks

Old-Fashioned Chicken And Dumplings Recipe

Rating: 3.5 stars 7
Mrs. Morton Smith experimented for years with different methods of making the perfect chicken and dumplings.

Chicken Fricassee with Spring Vegetables Recipe

Rating: 2 stars 1
A comforting stew of chicken and vegetables in a velvety pan sauce hits the spot on a cool spring evening.

Hamburger Stew

Rating: 5 stars 4
Complete with hamburger bun croutons, this stew brings a touch of summer barbecue sunshine to your dinner table.

Creamy Potato-and-Ham Hock Slow-Cooker Soup Recipe

Rating: 5 stars 2
This smoked ham hock soup is big on flavor and low on effort.

Classic Hoppin' John Recipe

Rating: 4.5 stars 11
This Southern staple serves up a generous helping of comfort and tradition.

Harry Young's Burgoo Recipe

"If it walked, crawled, or flew, it goes in burgoo."

Shrimp and Okra Gumbo Recipe

Rating: 3 stars 7
In her cookbook United Tastes of Texas, Jessica Dupuy shares her family recipe for Shrimp and Okra Gumbo.

Beef Stew Recipe

Beef stew is the benevolent king of all stews.

Slow Cooker Goulash

A long-simmered beef stew with old-world flavor.

Vidalia Onion Soup Recipe

The natural sugars in Vidalias make them a perfect candidate for French onion soup.

Smoky Mountain Brunswick Stew

Rating: 4 stars 2
Virginia and Georgia compete for the claim to Brunswick stew, and the rivalry is fierce.

Beef Stew with Cheddar Biscuits Recipe

Rating: 4 stars 1
This skillet beef stew is made even better when topped with homemade cheddar biscuits.

Inspiration and Ideas

Green Chile Pork Stew Recipe
Rating: 5 stars 1

The stew freezes well, so make a big batch.