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Blackeye Peas Recipe

New Year’s Day Blackeye Peas Recipe

Start that stove top and get to brewing some good luck for the New Year! Eating blackeye peas on New Year’s Day is a long-standing southern tradition, with recipes passed from parents to children in the hopes of bringing on a bit of luck for the upcoming year. My mother has made this recipe for as long as I can remember, and now it is my turn to bring this tradition to my new family and our friends this season. Though this year is the first time I have prepared this dish by myself, I know I will get the recipe perfect because my taste-buds have an excellent memory! Continue reading