If it feels like déjà vu all over again, don’t be worried. Hoppin' John is a New Year's Day tradition. (Newscom photo)This time last year we were also preparing for an Alabama college to play for the national collegiate football.
Black-eyed peas are a staple in the South and, when coupled with whole grains (think brown rice or cornbread), they become a complete meatless protein. Plus, we call upon low-cal, zero-fat and cholesterol-free egg whites to hold it all together.
Southern Cuisine: Why We Eat Black-Eyed Peas for the New Year