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TLP’s Top 50 Recipes

TLP’s Top 50 Recipes
Strawberry Filled Cake with Fresh Strawberry Buttercream

To celebrate the Local Palate’s fiftieth issue, we rounded up a list of our fifty most popular recipes.

They’re a combination of staff favorites, social media darlings, and the most visited recipes on our website.

For Your Sweet Tooth

Strawberry Filled Cake with Buttercream


Gingerbread Cookies

One of the first recipes to come out of TLP’s test kitchen, these cookies are our most popular Pinterest recipe.

Creole Bread Pudding

Sweet Potato Pie

Chocolate Chess Pie

We’ve collected countless variations of chocolate chess pie recipes, but this is one of our readers’ favorites.

Lattice-Top Rhubarb Pie

Southern Pecan Pie

Peninsula Grill’s Ultimate Coconut Cake

Chocolate Whoopie Pies with Mint Ice Cream

Buttermilk Fig Clafoutis

We put a Southern spin on the classic French dessert.

Mrs. Wilson's Rosemary Lemonade

Favorites From the Bar

The Wimbledon Sour

Yellow Bird

The perfect rum beach-sipper.

Blood Orange Mimosa

Caribbean Milk Punch

Juno Spritz

An easy, low-alcohol spritz for day drinking.

Mountain Rose

Mrs. Wilson’s Rosemary Lemonade

This non-alcoholic beverage is so popular with our Pinterest followers, we couldn’t not add it to the list.

Small Bites, Salads, and Sides

Rosemary Roasted Pecans

Savannah Pickled Shrimp

Salad de Radis

Six simple ingredients plus a pinch of salt is all it takes to make this popular salad from TLP’s Pinterest.

Peaches in Prosciutto Over Lemony Ricotta and Herb Salad

Peaches in Prosciutto Over Ricotta and Herb Salad

Grilled Peach, Red Onion, and Goat Cheese Salad

Collard Dolmades with Sweet Potato Yogurt

Spicy Cheese Straws

Blackberry Farm Pimento Cheese

Pickled Watermelon Rinds

Don’t even think about tossing out those watermelon rinds this summer.

Pecan and Bacon Cheese Ball with Curried Peach Preserves

Steven Satterfield's Grilled Spiced Okra

Pimento Stuffed Carolina Gold Rice Balls

Pork Cracklins

Basic Cooked Fresh Field Peas

A Field Guide to Field Peas

This is our site’s most-viewed article.

Marinated Field Pea Relish

Grilled Spiced Okra

Everything Crab

Our readers and social media followers have such a weakness for recipes with crab, we felt it deserved its own category.

Batter-Fried Hard-Shell Blue Crab

This spicy, fried treat from Charleston, South Carolina, chef Frank Lee is our site’s most popular recipe.

Deviled Crab

Crabmeat Deviled Eggs

Deviled Crab

Deviled Crab Dip

Shrimp and Crabmeat Étouffée

Blue Crab Soup

Main Dishes

Red Curry Beef Banh Mi Sandwich

Sandwiches get a lot of love on our Pinterest, but this bad boy from Charleston, South Carolina’s Bon Banh Mi takes the cake for most pins.

Mississippi Catfish Po’ Boy

Head-On Gulf Shrimp with Lima Beans, Cornbread, and Buttermilk Aioli

Shrimp with Lima Beans, Cornbread, and Buttermilk Aioli

Shrimp and Grits with Belle’s Sausage Gravy

Classic Tomato Pie

There’s no way this Southern staple wasn’t making the list.

Feast & Forest Chicken Pot Pie

Lowcountry Brunswick Stew

Cauliflower “Chicken” Fried Steak

Leftover Turkey Pot Pie with Roasted Vegetables and Granny’s Biscuit Topping

Texans would call this dish sacrilege, but this vegetarian stunner found its way near the top of our most-viewed recipes on the website.

Country Captain

Spiced with curry and aromatics, country captain is a fragrant stewed chicken associated with Charleston and Savannah. 

Leftover Turkey Pot Pie with Biscuit Topping


Duck Fat Gravy Sauce

Cranberry Aioli

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