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40 GREAT PLACES TO PEEP SPRING BLOOMS IN MISSISSIPPI
Staff and reader suggestions
Simple clay pots make wonderful serving containers.
CLASSIC RUM CAKE
A delicious and easy recipe!
COCOA CINNAMON KISSES
Fluffy clouds of sugar are perfect for spring!
2023 GOLDEN MAGNOLIAS
Nominate a worthy Southern lady!
This might be one of the most classic of all pizzas, so it pays to use fresh mozzarella and great parmesan cheese!
OLIVE OIL CAKE WITH MANGO CREAM AND RASPBERRIES
A slice of paradise!
BE MY VALENTINE
Share love with a special tablescape and a delicious meal.
FAVORITE CHICKEN CASSEROLE
An effortless, delicious dinner
BLUEBERRY CHEESE PIZZA
A sweet take on pizza made with delicious cheese and fresh blueberries!
BLUEBERRY CREAM PIE
The perfect treat for any celebration!
GRILLED CHICKEN AND PINEAPPLE PIZZA
Bring out your inner Italian by creating delicious homemade pizzas.
SHORTBREAD WITH PINK GRAPEFRUIT ICING
The citrus of the season!
BROWNIE CRUSH PEPPERMINT CUPCAKES
The perfect peppermint treat for holiday gatherings!
Perfect for Christmas morning breakfast!
2023 BEST OF MISSISSIPPI READER POLL
You no longer have to wait to tell us your favorite places in the Magnolia State!
SMOOTH AND SILKY TORTILLA SOUP
Enjoy a contemporary Southwest dish this holiday season!
Patty Roper shares one of her favorite fall desserts.
Think of it as Hot Chocolate’s delicious cousin.
GINGERSNAPS WITH PUMPKIN JAM
These are great for the holidays, so use whatever cookie cutter you like!
These simple ideas will dress up the table as well as the treats!
CARAMEL OATMEAL COOKIES
soft, chewy, and oh-so-yummy!
Pumpkins get all dressed up for fall.
Caramel Apples aren’t just for kids!
Invite some friends for a special seafood dinner and apple pie.
PATTY’S PICK: PUMPKIN CRISP
The perfect blending of textures with the creamy filling and the delightful crisp topping
BUTTERSCOTCH BUNDT CAKE
A rich buttery cake perfect for Fall!
MERCURY GLASS GLAMOUR
Create designer mercury glass pieces from ordinary glassware.
APPLE DUMPLINGS WITH ALMOND SAUCE
Apple season is upon us, and this versatile fruit can be sweet and savory!
CHOCOLATE OATMEAL WITH TOASTED COCONUT
Make your morning so much sweeter!
Delicious and moist, with a perfect topping of crunchy almonds.
STRAWBERRY BUNDT CAKE
An irresistible dessert with fresh strawberries and lemon!
PATTY’S PICK: LEMON FREEZE
Beat the heat with this tart, citrus lemon delight!
CRUNCHY SOUTHERN TACOS
A mix of flavor and style!
Enjoy a leisurely summer brunch around the pool
PICNIC AT THE BEACH
Enjoy a day of sun and fun at the beach with an easy picnic.
FROZEN PEACHES AND LEMON CREAM
A delicious combination of lemon and peach!
PATTY’S PICK: BLUEBERRY COBBLER AND EASY HOMEMADE VANILLA ICE CREAM
In Mississippi, summertime is blueberry time!
RED, WHITE AND BLUE PICNIC AT THE LAKE
Celebrate the 4th with an easy picnic on the lake.
MARINATED CRAB CLAWS
Summertime is the perfect time for enjoying crab.
BUTTERMILK POUND CAKE
Decadent, delicious, and oh so buttery!
Pecan Crusted Catfish
Enjoy this savory summer dish of Mississippi catfish.
HUMMUS WITH STEAMED ASPARAGUS AND VEGETABLE CHIPS
A healthy and delicious snack!
PATTY’S PICK: PEANUT BUTTER CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIES
If you like peanut butter cups, this is the cookie for you! Enjoy!
A luncheon among the roses.
THE BLUE CHARCUTERIE BOARD
Compiling delectable bites!
COCONUT CREAM PIE
The ideal sweet ending for a Mother’s Day celebration!
Sweet, refreshing, and delicious!
PATTY’S PICK: Lemon Poppy Seed Pound Cake
A wonderful light dessert that will soon be one of your favorites
PATTY’S PICK: SPICY CHEESE CRACKERS
Add some spice to your life!
Dress up delicious and elegant cakes with Easter candy.
Create elegant Easter eggs with the old-fashioned découpage craft.
APPLE DUMPLINGS WITH CARAMEL SAUCE
Homemade apple dumplings topped with a buttery caramel sauce!
BEST OF MISSISSIPPI TRAVEL READER POLL
Nominations are now open!
BRIDAL BOUQUET GIVEAWAY
Win a one-of-a-kind bridal bouquet!
CHEESECAKE WITH STRAWBERRY SAUCE
A delicious cheesecake with a special strawberry sauce!
BLACKBERRY JAM CAKE WITH CARAMEL FROSTING
This cake is quite famous in Nashville Tennessee, from the Nashville Eats! cookbook.
TROPICAL POUND CAKE
Welcome spring with this delightful blend of tropical flavors!
PATTY’S PICK: Mimi’s Scalloped Potatoes
Potatoes and cheese? Yes, please.
MILK AND COOKIES
These delicious cookies are perfect for any occasion.
Share Valentine’s Day love with special girlfriends.
MISSISSIPPI MAGAZINE’S WHOLE LATTE LOVE SWEEPSTAKES
Win coffee for a year!
JAPANESE FUSION GUACAMOLE
A mix of flavor and style
PATTY’S PICK: CHEESE SOUP
A family favorite recipe perfect for cold winter days!
LAYERED MERINGUES WITH CUSTARD AND FRESH BLACKBERRIES
Meringues and custards make sweet smiles
CHRISTMAS MORNING BREAKFAST
Wake up to a delicious casserole prepared the night before that only needs heating!
Christmastime is cookie time!
MIMI’S VANILLA WAFER FRUITCAKE
Even people who did not like fruitcakes will love this fruitcake!
BLUE CHEESE PUFFS
A great go-to appetizer
LEMON CHEESECAKE WITH RASPBERRY SAUCE
A decadent dessert everyone will love!
Light and creamy and simple to make!
PATTY’S PICK: MIMI’S CORNBREAD DRESSING
A family recipe passed down through the generations
COOKING IN A PUMPKIN
Delight your guests with delicious dishes baked inside beautiful fall pumpkins.
SPOOKY, SCARY SKELETONS
Halloween fun around the Magnolia State!
SPICED PUMPKIN PANCAKES
A delicious deviation from plain pancakes.
Everyone loves popcorn!
BAKED MACARONI AND CHEESE WITH BACON
Creamy and Cheesy!
Fall is the perfect time to enjoy savory soups.
CHICKEN ON A STICK
No utensils needed!
Pumpkin Crunch Cake
PIMENTO CHEESE GRITS
Who said grits are just for breakfast?
2021 BEST OF MISSISSIPPI TRAVEL RESULTS
The results are in!
Enjoy this tailgating season with these easy tailgating recipes.
BLUEBERRY-BUTTERMILK BISCUITS WITH LEMON GLAZE
Taking the traditional Southern biscuit on a flavorful detour
Date Nut Muffins
It’s a date!
The perfect summer meal with vegetables from the garden
PATTY’S PICK: MIMI’S HOMEMADE ICE CREAM
We all scream for it!
BISCUITS WITH CREAMY CRAWFISH SAUCE
Warm biscuits and delicious crawfish! Where can you go wrong?
FRENCH CHERRY PIE
One bite and you will be in love!
2022 Best of Mississippi Weddings
SUMMER PEACH AND TOMATO SALAD
Light Bites of cool crisp greens is the perfect meal in the summertime.
Foolproof recipe biscuits that never disappoint
PEANUT BUTTER CHEESECAKE
You will go nuts for this cheesecake!
BACK ROAD BISTRO: JOSE’S MEXICAN RESTAURANT
Mexican food at these prices is nothing short of a steal
PATTY’S PICK: APRICOT TORTONI
A light and refreshing summertime delight!
STRAWBERRY SHORTCAKES WITH HONEYSUCKLE CREAM
A delicious summertime treat!
PANÉED CATFISH FILETS WITH TABASCO TARTAR SAUCE
Cook up a mess of fish for a great summertime treat!
FILOMENA’S APPLE CAKE
It taste as good as it looks!
Meringues with Lemon Curd and Fresh Strawberries
Emily Black shares her favorite spring dessert!
Weidmann’s Black Bottom Pie
Enjoy a favorite from Mississippi’s Oldest Restaurant!