Try these tasty recipes when you want enjoy a Southern Summertime Cookout. Buy Alabama! products are highlighted in red.
- 2 quarts water
- 2 tablespoons kosher salt
- 1/4 cup brown sugar
- 2 garlic cloves, diced
- 4 sprigs fresh thyme
- 6 chicken legs and thighs, still connected, bone in, skin on, about 10 ounces each
- Ollie's BBQ Sauce
For the brine, in a mixing bowl combine the water, salt, sugar, garlic, and thyme. Transfer the brine to a 2-gallon sized re-sealable plastic bag. Add the chicken, close the bag and refrigerate 2 hours (or less if need be) to allow the salt and seasonings to penetrate the chicken.
Preheat oven 375 degrees F.
Alabama Down Home Sausage & Bean Bake
- 2 lb. Alabama sausage (Kelley's, Monroe, Deans, Conecuh)
- 3 (22 oz) cans baked beans
- 1 large chopped onion
- 2 c. packed brown sugar
- 3 T. prepared mustard
- 2 T Worcestershire sauce
- ¾ c Alaga Cane Syrup
Brown sausage in a large skillet. Add chopped onion to sauté slightly. In a large mixing bowl, combine the remaining ingredients. [Drain majority of juice out of beans first.] Place sausage and onion in the mixture and pour into a baking dish. Bake for 1 hour at 350 degrees.
Add these Buy Alabama! items to compliment your main dishes:
Carola's Potato Salad-Goshen, AL
Milo's or Red Diamond Sweet Tea
Golden Flake Potato Chips