Entertainment Are any of you have black eyed peas and cornbread tonight?

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  1. dawg

    dawg In The Dog House Staff Member

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    My aunt used to force us to eat that shit as a child on New Years eve, I wont touch it now.

    I had a burger instead :c

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    x76 Well-Known Member

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    I made "Hoppin' John" one year. That was one long, dangerous year. Sometimes I think making that dish gave me enough luck to get to the next year in one piece. Black-eyed peas, greens, a ham bone, I think...
     
  3. Mr. Potato Head

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    No, but the wife is making bean and ham soup tomorrow. :dontknow:
     
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    My mom does this. Growing up I though BEP's were disgusting. Now I don't mind em at all.
     
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    Black eyed peas and collard greens! Black eyed peas for the coins and collards for the bills.
     
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    Its an old school tradition.
     
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    My small town was originally mostly Dutch. I guess it's a good luck tradition to eat spare ribs and sauerkraut on New Years Day.
     
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    if you're part Mexican why not baracho beans and pork carnitas? Much better option.
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    You a brotha? :GL:
     
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    No, its an old white tradition, this was on my white side of the family :jj:
     
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    Think i just might have some wings, fuck it.
     
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    I will have pork and sauerkraut tomorrow for luck
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    That's actually on New Years day for my family cabbage also, my grandma still makes a spread for whoever shows up
     
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    someone told me to eat a fish head on New years day for good luck. I wont be doing that either.
     
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    Just finished putting the Hoppin' John (blackeye peas, ham hock, onion, celery, bell pepper, jalapeno, garlic, thyme, bay leaf, cajun seasoning and water to cover) into the crock pot to simmer low overnight. Will toast the New Year in a few, plan on being asleep well before midnight. Traditional low country/soul food. Because it's good.
     
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    that is not normal foods here so we would consider the cornbread (or johnnycakes, since that looks like it was made in a skillet) a delicacy.

    when i was in school my gf made me homeny grits. i did not know what to do with it.
     
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    The local Germans do pork and sauerkraut. The Irish do Corned beef and cabbage. I will do a couple shots too.
     
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    are they azn? other cultures throw that shit out. azn makes breakfast out of it.