Hoppin’ John

Happy New Year!

January 2, 2014

Much like the past year, the holidays just flew by and suddenly, here we are in 2014.  I made my own particular riff on Hoppin’ John yesterday (I combine the collards with the black-eyed peas and rice for a delicious one-dish meal) but I changed it up slightly, adding some diced tomatoes, smoked paprika, and […]

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Hoppin’ John for a Happy New Year!

December 31, 2012

Happy New Year, everyone! I have all the ingredients ready to make my New Year’s Day Hoppin’ John — a special Southern dish believed to bring good fortune in the coming year.  I still haven’t decided whether to go the traditional route or to do something different with it.  In years past, I’ve made it […]

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