- Craig Claiborne born (1920)
What is Gumbo?
Gumbo Shopping Tips
Southern food is a mixture of Native American, Creole, and European influences. Staples of this comfort food include corn (in all its forms), honey, chicken, pork, and seafood, all easily found at any neighborhood grocery store.
Gumbo Cooking How-Tos
Southern and comfort food is often rich and heavy, be sure to include lots of greens and vegetables with these dishes.