Charita Jones

Charita Jones came to fame through Ramsey's Kitchen Nightmares which featured her Brighton restaurant Momma Cherri's Soul Food Shack.

Charita grew up in Philadelphia. She used to cook meals for the whole family but now serves up her family recipes for southern comfort food in her restaurant. She travelled to England in 1978 with a travelling black theatre group, fell in love with the country and never looked back.

Charita Jones

Charita Jones' Recipes



 
Momma’s marshmallow and chocolate chip dream cake
Momma’s marshmallow and chocolate chip dream cake on Market Kitchen

Charita Jones’ dream might just become yours too - a baked cheese cake chock full of chocolate chips and mini marshmallows

Avg user rating: 3 out of 5 stars



easy

Total time
45 min

Devilled eggs
Devilled eggs on Market Kitchen

Charita Jones fills hard-boiled eggs with a mixture of mayonnaise, American mustard and sweet gherkin relish in this simple recipe

Avg user rating: 4 out of 5 stars



easy

Total time
25 min

American pancakes
American pancakes on Market Kitchen

Charita Jones pancakes are far from dainty European-style crêpes – these are plump and fluffy pancakes that come with blueberries and maple syrup

Avg user rating: 3 out of 5 stars



easy

Total time
50 min

Easy cinnamon and raisin rolls
Easy cinnamon and raisin rolls on Market Kitchen

There’s no need to knead with Charita Jones’ simple spiced Chelsea-style buns – just stir together, shape and bake!

Avg user rating: 2 out of 5 stars



easy

Total time
50 min

Pumpkin pie
Pumpkin pie on Market Kitchen

Charita Jones’ sweet pumpkin pie is packed full of hearty spices to warm your soul

Avg user rating: 4 out of 5 stars



easy

Total time
2 hrs

Baked stuffed sweet potatoes
Baked stuffed sweet potatoes on Market Kitchen

Cajun seasoning and a hint of chilli spice up this satisfying all-in-one main course from Charita Jones

Avg user rating: 4 out of 5 stars



easy

Total time
1 hr 25 min

Barbecue ribs
Barbecue ribs on Market Kitchen

Charita Jones’ ribs are hot, smoky and meltingly tender

Avg user rating: 3 out of 5 stars



easy

Total time
1 hr 55 min

Blackened monkfish with cucumber salad
Blackened monkfish with cucumber salad on Market Kitchen

Served with a spicy bean and rice dish, Charita Jones’ traditional Cajun method is a delicious way to cook fish

Avg user rating: 3 out of 5 stars

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intermediate

Total time
1 hr 20 min

Chicken fried steak cubes with bloody mary dipping sauce
Chicken fried steak cubes with bloody mary dipping sauce on Market Kitchen

Charita Jones makes the Southern US classic of chicken-fried steak, so called as it is prepared in a similar way to fried chicken

Avg user rating: 2 out of 5 stars



easy

Total time
40 min

Corned beef hash with poached eggs, cornbread and salsa
Corned beef hash with poached eggs, cornbread and salsa on Market Kitchen

Satisfy even the biggest appetite with this spicy soul food classic from Charita Jones

Avg user rating: 4 out of 5 stars



easy

Total time
2 hrs 30 min