Party Food and Drink

Staff Picks

Fresh Peach Cobbler

Rating: 4 stars 24
With nine ingredients and four steps, this peach cobbler is our easiest ever.

Hummingbird Cake Recipe

Rating: 5 stars 28
This Southern gem boasts three incredibly moist layers flavored with canned pineapple and bananas.

Million Dollar Pound Cake

Rating: 4.5 stars 20
Our Million Dollar Pound Cake is just that good (really).

Basic Pimiento Cheese Recipe

Rating: 4 stars 3
This classic recipe works as a dip, spread, or all by itself.

Heirloom Tomato Pie

Rating: 4.5 stars 6
When heirloom tomatoes are ripe on the vine, it's time for this Southern summer classic.

Best-Ever Succotash Recipe

Rating: 5 stars 4
Our Test Kitchen surprised us with a few twists on this traditional dish.

Ultimate Dark Chocolate Brownies Recipe

We've created dozens of brownies over the years, but this decidedly grown-up dark chocolate version is our latest obsession.

Sausage-Hash Brown Breakfast Casserole

Rating: 5 stars 6
A savvy Southern hostess knows this one-dish wonder can save the day.

Over the Moon Chocolate Pie Recipe

Rating: 4 stars 3
This mile-high chocolate pie is inspired by a Southern classic: the MoonPie.

Mamie Eisenhower's Chocolate Fudge Recipe

Rating: 5 stars 4
Once called Million Dollar Fudge, this sweet eat is forever tied to the First Lady.

Cheese Dreams Recipe

Rating: 4 stars 5
These cheesy gems will be the first appetizer to disappear.

Classic Southern Pound Cake Recipe

Rating: 5 stars 5
Southerners enjoy this old-time favorite at breakfast, for dessert, and with afternoon tea.

Inspiration and Ideas

Chocolate Mayonnaise Cake
Rating: 5 stars 5

When you're looking for a delicious layer cake that is easy to make, look no further than this Chocolate Mayonnaise Cake.