These New Year’s Day food recipes are delicious and will keep the holiday tradition alive in your house! It has been a tradition to serve black-eyed peas on New Year’s Day in our family for many years. Serving black-eyed peas along with cabbage is supposed to bring you good luck and financial enrichment during the coming year!

This delicious Black-Eyed Pea Casserole is one of our favorites. So easy to make and the pork sausage with the peas is delicious!


Baked Black-Eyed Peas and Smoked Sausage-add turnip greens and cornbread and this is a very traditional southern New Year’s Day dinner.

New Year's Day Food

BBQ Black-Eyed Peas-this is a simple dish that is full of flavor. My family loves it!

Slow Cooker Pork Roast and Sauerkraut – This classic is one of our most popular recipes!

Black-Eyed Pea Cabbage Soup-This soup has cabbage and black-eyed peas, making it perfect to serve on New Year’s Day!

New Year's Day Food Recipes


Crock Pot Black-Eyed Peas or Hoppin John-it’s tradition!


Cajun Cabbage Jambalaya-Serve with our sweet cornbread muffins!


Pork Chops and Cabbage Casserole-This is a perfect casserole for New Year’s Day. In the southern culture, pork is a traditional symbol of prosperity and is thought to bring good luck. A pig’s nature is to root forward and to not look back, encouraging us to do the same in the New Year!


Crock Pot Amish Cabbage Patch Soup


Southern Style Cabbage-add some Southern Hoecakes and you have the perfect meal!


Cabbage Roll Casserole


Smoked Sausage and Cabbage with Dumplings– just add sweet cornbread mini muffins and you have the perfect comfort food for New Year’s Day!

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