Recipes and kitchen tips for rural America

Real Food: Recipes for Cooking With Lard

By GRIT staff

Cooking with lard is the the secret to making your best recipes even better.

Announcing the CanCooker Jr.

Press Release

The CanCooker Jr. is the perfect portable convection oven for smaller gatherings.

Rustic Fruit and Berry Recipes

by GRIT staff

Gather fresh fruit for one of these rustic recipes.


Homemade Buttermilk and Dill Salad Dressing

By Texas Pioneer Woman

Making your own salad dressing is very economical and can be made out of simple nutritious home grown items. One of my favorite is buttermilk and dill salad dressing.

Vegetarian Corn Chowder Recipe

By Jared Koch with Jill Silverman Hough

Keep the chowder, but cut the starch with this vegetarian corn chowder recipe substituting white potatoes for vitamin-packed sweet potatoes.   

Cauliflower Soup Recipe With Roasted Garlic Oil

By Jared Koch with Jill Silverman Hough

Dairy-free, gluten-free and vegan, this comforting and deliciously creamy cauliflower soup recipe with roasted garlic oil will satisfy every eater.

Rhubarb Cake

By Sheryl Normandeau

Celebrate rhubarb season with cake!