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Top 10 Recipes of 2018


In this post I’m counting down the Top 10 Recipes of 2018. These were the reader favorites!

Well friends, here we are at the end of another year. I look forward each year to share the top reader favorite recipes of the year. It’s all by the numbers and sometimes even I am a bit surprised at the most loved recipe for the past year.

A new year brings so many new possibilities. As we march full steam ahead into 2019 and what will soon be my fifth year of blogging and sharing recipes, I want to thank you for being a part of the journey.

Without further ado, here are the 2018 most loved recipes. ..

Top 10 Recipes of 2018

 10. Southern Jezebel Sauce

Holiday Appetizer made with cream cheese and Jezebel Sauce served with crackers on a vintage floral platter

9. Old Fashioned Sweet Potato Pie

Old Fashioned Southern Sweet Potato Pie, a delicious soul food dessert perfect for holiday meals

8. Southern Tomatoes and Rice

Classic Old Fashioned Southern Tomatoes and Rice Side Dish Recipe

Trending Recipes of 2018

7. Honey Orange Glazed Ham

New Year Ham Recipes

6. Pig Pickin’ Cake

Mandarin Orange Pig Pickin Cake with Pineapple Whipped Frosting

5. Southern Candied Yams

Southern Candied Sweet Potato Yams - a holiday side dish

Best Easy Recipes

4. Pickle Fried Chicken Tenders

Meal Plan Monday Host Feature - Pickle Fried Chicken Breast Tenders

“Each New Year, we have before us a brand new book containing 365 blank pages. Let us fill them with all the forgotten things from last year—the words we forgot to say, the love we forgot to show, and the charity we forgot to offer.” ― Peggy Toney Horton

Favorite Slow Cooker Meal

3. Crock Pot Fiesta Beef 

Crock Pot Fiesta Beef on a red and white china plate with rice

Favorite Family Dinner Recipes

2. Ground Beef Casserole

Ground Beef Casserole with cheddar cheese

#1 Favorite Recipe of 2018

1. Crispy Baked Chicken Drumsticks

Who would have thought chicken legs would walk their way straight to the top spot of 2018 but they sure did. 

While I have you here, I thought it might be fun to take a look into the favorites of all time…and here they are.

Top 5 of All Time (errrr…up until now anyways)

1. Creamed Chipped Beef and Toast

2. Tater Tot Breakfast Casserole

3. Sausage, Egg & Cheese Breakfast Casserole 

4. Julia’s Southern Hot Dog Chili Sauce

5. Aunt Betty’s Famous Ham Dressing

Thank you for being a part of our year

I appreciate you more than you know and am thrilled to have you stop by. I hope that these reader favorites inspire you to get in the kitchen and cook up a delicious meal soon. 

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Miz Helen

Tuesday 8th of January 2019

You sure had a delicious year in 2018, these are great recipes! Hope you are having a great week and thanks so much for sharing with us at Full Plate Thursday. Miz Helen


Wednesday 2nd of January 2019

I always love seeing the most popular recipes each year, these all look and sound fabulous!

Julia Jordan

Wednesday 2nd of January 2019

Carlee, I love it too! So much fun seeing what readers enjoy each year in the food world. Thank you as always for stopping by. Julia