No-Cook Recipes

Staff Picks

Basic Pimiento Cheese Recipe

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

Whipped-Cream Corn Salad

Rating: 4.5 stars 3
Whipped-Cream Corn Salad is a quick, no-cook side dish that highlights one of summer's favorite bounty's.

Ham Salad Recipe

Rating: 5 stars 2
Ham salad is one of those retro Southern dishes that never goes out of style.

Quick Pickled Slaw Recipe

This light, healthy slaw recipe is mildly acidic and full of flavor.

Tomato Tea Sandwiches Recipe

These tea sandwiches are just like grandma's tomato and cucumber sandwiches, only better and more flavorful.

Creamy Crab Dip Recipe

Fresh crabmeat is a Southern favorite, and we like it served for any meal of the day, in omelets, salads, and soups.

Creamy Avocado Dip

Guacamole may be the MVD ("Most Valuable Dip") at any party or get-together, but it's not the only avocado dip in town.

Kentucky Benedictine Sandwiches

These eight-ingredient tea sandwiches are a lovely addition to lunches, brunches, and teas.

Cherry Tomato Caprese Salad Recipe

A Caprese salad is one of the easiest and most delicious ways to show off peak-season Southern-grown tomatoes.

Smoked-Fish Dip

Rating: 5 stars 1
Time to up your dip game this holiday season.

Mini Tomato Sandwiches With Bacon Mayonnaise Recipe

Mini BLTs have never been easier with these portable tomato sandwiches.

Cranberry-Jalapeño Cream Cheese Dip

Delight with seasonal flavor in your holiday spread.

Inspiration and Ideas

Permanent Slaw Recipe
A cross between a vinegar-based coleslaw and chowchow, Permanent Slaw is tender and tangy.
Southern Pimiento Cheese Recipe
Rating: Unrated 1
We use one stand-out ingredient that sets this delicious pimiento cheese apart from the rest.
Smoky Black-Eyed Pea Hummus Recipe
Rating: 4 stars 1

This favorite party dip gets a Southern accent by using one of the region's favorite peas, black-eyed peas, instead of chickpeas.