Recipes and kitchen tips for rural America

Red Cabbage Roulades Recipe

By Linn Schmidt and Birgit Hamm

Try this plump roulades recipe with red cabbage, beef and your German grandmother’s secret seasonings. 

Gardener's Sore Muscle Soak

By Meg with Modern Roots

Spring time is so much fun, but can also be strenuous on your muscles. Try this simple, relaxing recipe to sooth your muscles and mind.

Great Grilling Recipes

By GRIT staff

Warm weather is here, so make one of these great grilling recipes!

Spicy Coleslaw Recipe

By Jez Felwick

This easy coleslaw recipe makes for a jazzed up sidedish.  


Real Mayonnaise Recipe

By Jez Felwick

Learn how to make homemade mayonnaise to use as a base for various dips and sauces.  

Pork Meatballs Recipe With Fennel

By Jez Felwick

Pork and fennel is a classic combination for good reason. This simple meatball recipe is an Italian delight with a crusty baguette, tomato sauce and mozzarella cheese.  

Meatball Calzone Recipe

By Jez Felwick

Try this twist on a meatball sandwich for a tasty, gourmet-meets-street-food appetizer.  

Salmon Meatballs Recipe With Sesame Seeds and Wasabi

By Jez Felwick

Wasabi root gives these salmon balls a sharp kick. Dress them up further with toasted sesame seeds.