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Wednesday, April 12, 2023

With warm weather here and folks emerging from winter hibernation, peak brunch weather is upon us. Even if you’re forgoing typically meat and dairy-heavy brunch staples, Sylva’s Main Street offers several delicious and accommodating options for all diners, so round up your friends and family…

Wednesday, March 29, 2023

Spring is in the air, so take advantage of greens season before it leaves with this hearty, comforting make-ahead collard stew using an Instant Pot or pressure cooker. Make ahead and enjoy all week, with the optional addition of black-eyed peas for a little extra heft and protein.

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Now that summer is here this quick and easy creamy and sweet recipe is perfect for these hot days. Your family will love this cool treat!

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Summertime is the perfect time for this tangy citrus rice dish. This recipe can easily be doubled for a potluck dinner or any large crowd.

Wednesday, June 08, 2016

When you get tired of making pies and jams, this is an easy way to put those summer blueberries to use and it’s not too sweet. Check out your local farmers market for fresh picked blueberries or visit a local pick-your-own berry farm for the best berries in town!

Wednesday, June 01, 2016

This appetizer is so easy to make you’ll wish you made more! Add chopped tomatoes, cilantro, green chile peppers, or lime juice for a different flavor all together. Delicious!

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

This delicious summer salad is sweet and crunchy and will quickly become a family favorite!

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

This delicious rhubarb-compote is an excellent sauce fit for ice-cream, plain cake, yogurt, on pancakes, ...the list goes on. Or, if you like, this rhubarb-sauce stands by itself chilled and served simply in a bowl with nothing else added. Yum!

Wednesday, May 04, 2016
Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Check your local farmers market for fresh-picked herbs, spinach greens, and other veggies for this easy and delicious summer salad.

Wednesday, April 13, 2016
Wednesday, April 06, 2016

This easy and delicious appetizer is perfect for any occasion. Hot and creamy baked Brie and this spice blend create a robust flavor combination that is sure to please.

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Your family will love this easy to make delicious chicken casserole. A true quintessential American comfort food that can be made is less than an hour.

Wednesday, March 09, 2016

Make this hearty entree in the morning, then bake it in the evening. Your family will love this cheesy, beefy, change of pace main dish.

Wednesday, March 02, 2016

Ann says this was her Aunt Sista's recipe and it is still the best crust she has ever made! This easy recipe will make one pie crust but can easily be doubled for two.

Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Persimmon pudding is an American classic that's a quick and easy dessert to try. Once you make this you may wish persimmons were available year-round. Serve this rich cake-like pudding with whipped cream.

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Just set your crock pot before you leave for the day and return home to a main dish that's ready when you are. This delicious dish has a slightly sweet and smokey flavor that your family will love. It's a hit at potlucks as well!

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Just set your crock pot before you leave for the day and return home to a main dish that's ready when you are. This delicious dish has a slightly sweet and smokey flavor that your family will love. It's a hit at potlucks as well!

Wednesday, February 03, 2016

Enjoy this delicious coconut pie that’s so easy to make because there’s no crust to prepare since it makes it's own. It's easy and yummy!

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Decadent and sinfully rich and oh so good! This is an easy chocolate dessert to make for your Valentine.

Wednesday, January 20, 2016
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Wednesday, January 06, 2016
Wednesday, December 30, 2015

These tasty sweet potato dumplings are the perfect side dish for any meal. Or for something a little different top with vanilla ice cream for a delicious dessert.

Wednesday, December 02, 2015

You may be surprised how perfectly chocolate and pumpkin go together in this recipe. This combination of fall flavors may just take the cake and become a new family favorite!

Wednesday, November 18, 2015
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Quick and easy to make. Your family and friends will enjoy this oh-so rich layered cherry cheesecake dessert. Yum yum!

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

This delicious beef stew is the perfect hearty meal for a cold winter night. Add warm crusty bread and a green salad to make it complete.

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Start your mornings off with this easy recipe muffin tin breakfast. Make ahead of time when you want to enjoy visiting with family or friends and not stuck in the kitchen. Just let the oven do the work for you!

Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Looking for a classic baked dessert? A simple bread pudding is the perfect use for a day-old bread and it's great for breakfast or dessert and is delicious with milk poured on top. Your family will love it!

Wednesday, October 07, 2015
Wednesday, September 30, 2015

This hearty soup will warm up your family and friends on the chilliest of winter nights. Add hot crusty whole-grain bread and a salad for a complete meal.

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

Even meat lovers will enjoy this creamy vegetable casserole. It's a delicious side dish for any main meal.

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Enjoy this easy to prepare comfort food for cool fall evenings. Great for large family gatherings or to take to a pot luck dinner.

Wednesday, September 09, 2015
Wednesday, September 02, 2015

These scones are flaky and delicious and get their citrus flavor from not only from orange juice but orange zest as well. Perfect for a brunch with family and friends.

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

It's hard to believe there are only five ingredients in these wonderful little muffins! So simple, easy, and yummy. Recipe makes 8 large muffins or 16 mini muffins

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

This is one of the easiest one-dish meals ever! Just brown the ground beef, layer the veggies, and pop it in the oven. Add a fresh garden salad for a perfect mid-week family meal.

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

This is a wonderful salad that is easily adaptable and can be served as a snack, salad with a meal, or as a dessert.

Wednesday, August 05, 2015

Your children will love helping you make these crispy, tasty, low-fat veggie tots! Serve them as a snack or a side dish with your favorite meal.

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Prepare this dish the night before, refrigerate, then bake the next evening for a delicious meal served with a fresh garden salad. Great for brunch too!

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

There is nothing better than picking green or wax beans off the vine for dinner that evening. Or, try this old-time Southern method of drying and preserving those green beans. Don’t have a garden? Stop by your local farmers market for the freshest beans most likely picked early that morning.

Wednesday, July 08, 2015
Wednesday, July 01, 2015

Comfort food at it's best! This great tasting copycat recipe is easy to make and will please the whole family.

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

This simple and quick vegetable dish compliments just about any meal. Prepare ahead of time then pop it into the oven so it's ready with the meal.

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

When you've made all the pies and jams you want this is another easy way to put those summer blueberries to use and it's not too sweet. This time of year you can find fresh picked blueberries at your local farmers market.

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Another great recipe that's perfect for a delicious family dinner or pot luck. This is really pretty easy to make and true Italian comfort food! Pair with a fresh garden salad and hot out of the oven bread.

Wednesday, June 03, 2015

This tasty bean salad/dip recipe is easy and simple to make. This is the perfect dish for potlucks and large family gatherings when you want to have something healthy and quick on the table.

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Fresh strawberries are in season right now and can be found at your local farmers market and roadside produce stands. This easy tart-sweet salsa recipe is quick and the perfect appetizer for your next summer party.