Growing up in Greensboro, one chef and writer found that winter nights didn’t seem so long when her family sat down to pancakes, liver pudding, and grits for supper. Decades later, she finds inspiration in those simple comforts.
A pig pickin’ must have barbecue; that’s a given. But what’s a cookout without a spectacular spread? Classic sides — from baked mac ’n’ cheese and corn pudding to pig pickin’ cake — take ’cue to the next level.