Soups and Stews

Country Stew Recipe

When down home cooking sounds good to you, there is no doubt that you are going to be on the lookout for country recipes. Most people find that the hearty country food delivers a warm and comforting approach to traditional recipes.

One of those country recipes most people still will turn to when they are looking for a delicious option is country stew. This will of course come in beef, chicken or even a vegetable style. Depending on what you are in the mood for, there will be a delicious dish that you will be… Continue reading

Beans and Cornbread

beans and cornbreadAre you looking for a filling meal you can create on a strict budget that is also healthy? Beans and cornbread is a great country recipes option. Beans are a great source of protein and are filling at the same time. Like all country recipes, you can add to or take away from this recipe to develop your own special creation.

Here are the basics:

1 Lb. of Pinto Beans

1 Lb. of Great Northern beans

1 small onion

1 clove of garlic

1 pound of Bacon (may substitute ham, salt pork or even ham hocks if you like)

Country Recipes – Corn Chowder

When one is looking for a country corn chowder recipe, it’s good to go where the corn grows. The Midwest region of the United States is corn country. From the lands of lyrical Native American names – Ohio, Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, Michigan – you will find country recipes, such as corn chowder, which descended from the pioneer days.

The thing about chowder is that one doesn’t simply slurp it, one must experience it. Steaming corn chowder, on a cold day looks inviting enough to crawl into the bowl and hibernate until winter is over.

What is chowder anyway? It’s not… Continue reading