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  • The tangy sweet taste of our tomato base barbecue sauce is a classic western North Carolina flavor with our very own spice blend. It enhances the taste of meat and poultry. We use it as a grilling and basting sauce for our chicken and ribs. Fire up your grill or heat up your oven and prepare your taste buds for the mild sweet spicy flavors of our Mama Dip’s tomato based barbecue sauce. Click below to be updated when this product will be available on our website.    Coming Soon!
  • Sunday suppers taste so good when you add Mama Dip’s cornbread mix to your table. So quick and easy to prepare, this slightly sweet mix is versatile enough to make moist and savory cornbread, blueberry cornbread muffins, crispy crackers, hushpuppies, and savory cheddar cornbread. Satisfy your taste buds with these variety of recipes. Click below to be updated when this product will be available on our website.  Coming Soon!
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    Rated 5.00 out of 5
    In this much-anticipated follow-up to her bestselling Mama Dip's Kitchen, Mildred "Mama Dip" Council serves up an abundance of new recipes for homestyle Southern cooking that is sure to please. From catfish gumbo to breakfast pizza and peach upside down cake, Mama Dip's Family Cookbook  offers recipes for more than three hundred dishes, including many Council family favorites., Also featured are party and celebration foods for family and community gatherings - a reflection of Council's belief that friends and family are essential to a rewarding life. To help novice cooks, Council includes basic information about staple ingredients, kitchen utensils, and important measurements, as well as diagrams for setting up a buffet. Click below to be updated when this product will be available on our website.  Coming Soon!
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    Rated 5.00 out of 5
    For nearly twenty-five years, Mildred Council--better known by her nickname, Mama Dip--has nourished thousands of hungry folks in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Her restaurant, Mama Dip's Kitchen, is a much-loved community institution that has gained loyal fans and customers from all walks of life, from New York Times food writer Craig Claiborne to former Tar Heel basketball player Michael Jordan. Mama Dip's Kitchen showcases the same down-home, wholesome, everyday Southern cooking for which its namesake restaurant is celebrated. The book features more than 250 recipes for such favorites as old-fashioned chicken pie, country-style pork chops, sweet potatoes, fresh corn casserole, poundcake, and banana pudding. Chapters cover breads and breakfast dishes; poultry, fish, and seafood; beef, pork, and lamb; vegetables and salads; and desserts, beverages, and party dishes. The book opens with a charming introductory essay, a savory reflection on a life in cooking that also reveals the story behind Council's nickname. It is both a graceful reminiscence of a country childhood and the inspiring story of a woman determined to make her own way in the larger world. Click below to be updated when this product will be available on our website.  Coming Soon!
  • With its perfect blend of honey, mustard and poppy seeds, our house dressing goes well with a variety of salads. Use it as a dressing for spinach salad, coleslaw, and fruit salads. It works well as a marinade for chicken and salmon. Use it as a sauce for dunking fried chicken tenders. The smoky flavor of outdoor grilling brings out the flavors of the honey and mustard. Our house dressing has a place at your table. Click below to be updated when this product will be available on our website.  Coming Soon!
  • Build a charcoal fire, fire up your gas grill, heat up your oven or turn on your stove top to get ready for this eastern North Carolina vinegar based sauce with a hint of tomato add to give it body. The mild warm heat of the crushed red peppers add a little bit of heat but not enough to mask the flavors of shrimp, lamb or salmon. We use it for our chopped barbecue pork, barbecue pork chops, and pulled barbecue chicken. Get ready to put a little south in your mouth. Click below to be updated when this product will be available on our website.  Coming Soon!