S is for Southern from the Editors of Garden&Gun - Giveaway

The Editors of Garden and Gun and David DiBenedetto have put together a volume of encyclopedic quality in their new book, S Is for Southern: A Guide to the South, from Absinthe to Zydeco.

From Bo Diddley to Po'Boy to anything remotely to do with the South, this title delivers the scoop. While there are no recipes here, the information on food, traditions, and the culture and people of the South make this an incredible resource for anyone. Southern or not. 

Our friends at HarperCollins are offering two copies of this Southern bible to our members in the US in our giveaway below.

The publisher is offering two copies of this book to EYB Members in the US.  One of the entry options is to answer the following question in the comments section of this blog post.

What is your favorite Southern dish?  

Please note that you must be logged into the Rafflecopter contest before posting or your entry won't be counted. For more information on this process, please see our step-by-step help post. Be sure to check your spam filters to receive our email notifications. Prizes can take up to 6 weeks to arrive from the publishers. If you are not already a Member, you can join at no cost. The contest ends at midnight on November 24th, 2017.



  • kmn4  on  10/23/2017 at 6:52 PM

    Red beans & rice!

  • lgroom  on  10/23/2017 at 7:13 PM

    I LOVE collard greens!

  • contest718  on  10/24/2017 at 4:22 AM

    Hands down mac n cheese is my husband's and I favorites. He ask for me to make it all the time for him.

  • ravensfan  on  10/24/2017 at 7:12 AM

    Shrimp and grits

  • vickster  on  10/24/2017 at 8:25 AM

    Shrimp and grits

  • matag  on  10/24/2017 at 8:44 AM

    Shrimp and grits

  • sarahawker  on  10/24/2017 at 10:25 AM

    Okra in any form!

  • kedmiston  on  10/24/2017 at 11:31 AM

    Fried chicken and collard greens! Grits are also at the top of that list.

  • lhudson  on  10/24/2017 at 4:08 PM

    Pulled pork sandwich

  • Siegal  on  10/25/2017 at 8:37 AM

    My fav southern dish is biscuits

  • kbiggs  on  10/25/2017 at 1:00 PM

    Sweet potato pie!

  • Karla123  on  10/25/2017 at 6:58 PM

    Southern-style collard greens!

  • Julia  on  10/25/2017 at 8:32 PM

    Fried chicken, biscuits and gravy, braised collard greens.

  • Scotsman61  on  10/25/2017 at 8:38 PM

    My favorite Southern dish is biscuits, although being Scots I call them Scones

  • LaurenE  on  10/25/2017 at 8:59 PM

    Shrimp and grits

  • Dmartin997  on  10/25/2017 at 9:47 PM

    Bread pudding

  • Lafauvette  on  10/26/2017 at 9:07 AM

    red beans and rice

  • sgump  on  10/27/2017 at 9:56 AM

    I'm a big fan of spoonbread!

  • dusksunset  on  10/27/2017 at 2:32 PM

    Shrimp and grits

  • Amandaspamanda  on  10/27/2017 at 2:57 PM

    Barbecue, all the way!

  • mpdeb98  on  10/27/2017 at 8:17 PM

    Cheese grits

  • elisabethferg9  on  10/27/2017 at 9:56 PM

    I'm a North Carolina barbecue kinda gal, but fried chicken and Mac and cheese has a special place in my heart too.

  • Livia  on  10/28/2017 at 6:40 AM

    It has got to be the Pulled pork sandwich

  • rrwrites  on  10/28/2017 at 2:29 PM

    bbq! with mac and cheese!

  • rrwrites  on  10/28/2017 at 2:29 PM

    bbq! with mac and cheese!

  • PennyG  on  10/28/2017 at 4:20 PM

    I just love cheesy grits - with eggs, with pot roast, with shrimp ...

  • AnneOther  on  10/28/2017 at 8:23 PM

    Having moved to the South earlier this year, I'm loving learning about Southern food! I especially love that I can finally buy White Lily flour, so my new favorite Southern food is biscuits! (Peach cobbler is a close second.)

  • annieski  on  10/30/2017 at 5:12 AM

    love shrimp and grits, a low country boil, collards and okra - any style

  • jluvs2bake  on  10/30/2017 at 2:38 PM

    Meal: red beans & rice (Ralph & Kacoo's cookbook, tweaked) Vegetable/side: Spinach Madeleine (River Road I, Baton Rouge Jr. League cookbook) Starchy side: cheese grits Dessert: bread pudding (from Jambalaya, the New Orleans Jr. League cookbook, tweaked)

  • verorenee  on  10/30/2017 at 11:03 PM

    Cajun shrimp bowl

  • fbrunetti  on  10/31/2017 at 9:35 AM

    North Carolina style bbq

  • skipeterson  on  11/1/2017 at 12:48 PM

    Red beans and rice... jambalaya... corn bread... most anything fried.

  • notstarvingyet  on  11/1/2017 at 7:36 PM

    white beans and ham hocks, southern-style green beans with bacon, buttermilk biscuits and sausage gravy... I could go on forever!

  • gravesgoetz  on  11/4/2017 at 11:56 AM

    Jambalaya and pecan pie

  • robynsanyal  on  11/5/2017 at 2:55 PM

    Red beans and rice. Yes!

  • RSW  on  11/7/2017 at 6:04 AM

    NC BBQ

  • bibliophile02  on  11/7/2017 at 1:14 PM

    Biscuits, grits, mac and cheese! And red beans and rice!

  • JenJoLa  on  11/13/2017 at 1:25 PM

    Pecan pralines

  • AnnaZed  on  11/15/2017 at 12:11 AM

    I'm from New Orleans, so that is a very loaded question! Tonight I would say New Orleans style Red Beans n' Rice.

  • Katiefayhutson  on  11/17/2017 at 10:42 PM

    Shrimp and grits

  • bstewart  on  11/18/2017 at 5:58 PM


  • madelainelc  on  11/19/2017 at 7:44 PM

    Jambalaya for sure

  • stephanieyee  on  11/21/2017 at 11:00 PM

    fried chicken

  • masterssarahk  on  11/24/2017 at 12:13 PM

    shrimp and grits

  • jmay42066  on  11/24/2017 at 10:06 PM

    Fried green tomatoes or biscuits and gravy

  • orchidlady01  on  11/27/2017 at 9:54 PM

    Collard greens

  • Uhmandanicole  on  11/29/2017 at 12:48 AM

    shrimp and grits :)

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