30 Classic Southern Recipes Everyone Needs to Make This Summer

These sensational summer favorites are ripe for the picking.

In the South, summertime is best spent with classic Southern comfort food that makes the most of the bountiful harvest housed at the farmers’ market. Tomatoes, peas, corn, squash, berries, and peaches—we’re packing them into any casserole dish or cast-iron skillet we can get our hands on. These summer dishes cure our cravings for fresh and bright produce by pouring them into old-fashioned Southern favorites like creamy casseroles, fried delicacies, and gooey cobblers. Here are the classic Southern recipes we’re making all summer long.


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