n. An African-American meal usually including macaroni, fried chicken, collard greens, yams, mashed patatoes, rolls and occassionally sweet peas. These delicacies are typically mastered by one's grandmother and cannot be duplicated by anyone else.
Origin: Made popular by the movie and television series Soul Food.
One: What are you doing for Thanksgiving?
Two: Oh, you know my grandmama's making that soul food.
November 15, 2004