The 99 Most American Recipes Ever Taste of Home
Tater Tot Casseroles. Ground beef, sausage and cheese make this tater tot casserole with green beans a crowd-pleaser. Cayenne pepper and hot Italian sausage give it a pleasant kick. —Ryan Jones, Chillicothe, Illinois. Go to Recipe. 7 / 99.
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Light Chicken and Broccoli Bake. Cheesy chicken and broccoli bakes are the ultimate comfort food, but I wanted to give the classic casserole a healthier spin. Mine cuts down on fat and calories, but keeps the same cozy flavor. —Jenny Dubinsky, Inwood, West Virginia. Go to Recipe. 21 / 100.
The Official Food of Every State Taste of Home
The Great Lakes State doesn’t have an official state food, but one popular suggestion is the Coney dog. Though variations exist throughout the state, the most common denominators seem to be a steamed dog, steamed bun, meaty sauce, yellow mustard and maybe a sprinkle of onions. 24 / 51. Mircea Costina/Shutterstock.
28 Best Food Halls Across the United States
Chelsea Market (New York, NY) Chelsea Market, “one of the greatest indoor food halls in the world,” is situated in the meat-packing district of Manhattan.The vendors include a cheesemonger, bakers, lunch stands, cafés and an oyster bar. (Think they have Oysters Rockefeller?) By the way, Food Network’s Iron Chef America has filmed episodes in Chelsea …
12 of Our Favorite Kitchen Tools Made in the USA Taste
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9 Items You Might Not Find in Your Grocery Store …
The shortage has gotten so bad that according to USA Today, bagel shops in NYC are struggling, while the Junior’s Cheesecakes production line was forced to briefly shut down. 8. Baby Formula. A troubling food shortage reported by the Wall Street Journal involves baby formula, with brands like Enfamil, Similac and Gerber becoming harder to
The 20 Best Places to Eat in the U.S.—According to Lonely
Sourdough in San Francisco, California. The Boudin sourdough empire began in 1849 with Isidore Boudin, a California gold miner. Today, sourdough is made fresh daily and served at locations throughout San Francisco. The Wharf is Boudin’s main location, where visitors can watch the bakers at work, tour the Bakery Museum, shop the market in Bakers Hall and …
The Best Candy Store from Every State I Taste of Home
Middlebury Sweets, Middlebury. Come hungry to Middlebury Sweets, the best candy store in Vermont, where they have more than 1300 different types of candy. Plus, the Vermont-made maple syrup and maple candy are a must-try! The store is located near a candy-themed Middlebury Sweets Motel, too. 47 / 51.
The Best U-Pick Farms in Every State
Alaska. Alaska Berries, Soldotna. Alaska Berries is the only certified “Alaska Grown” winery in the state. While most of the berries grown on the farm go into their hand-crafted wines and jams, they do offer U-pick haskaps—sweet-tart, oblong berries—in late summer.Here are our best recipes from Alaska.
The Best Bed and Breakfasts in the USA Taste of Home
The most unconventional option on the list, Kokopelli’s Cave will bring you back to prehistoric times. The 1,700-square-foot B&B is situated in a manmade cave built 70 feet below ground. Amenities include a full kitchen, bathroom, Jacuzzi and sweeping views of New Mexico—once you’ve ascended from the cave, that is.
The Best American-Style Cookie Recipes Taste of Home
Bake up the ultimate shareable cookie. For variety, replace the chocolate chips with an equal quantity of M&M's or chocolate chunks. Or go super fancy by mixing the chocolate chips and pecans into the dough, then gently folding in 1-1/2 cups fresh raspberries. —James Schend, Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin.
The Best Cake Recipes From Every State Taste of Home
Illinois: Chocolate Zucchini Cake with Coconut Frosting. Grated zucchini makes this cake really moist, and the topping adds a nice crunch. When zucchini is in season, I shred, measure and freeze it in 2-cup amounts for this favorite recipe. —Lois M Holben, Creal Springs, Illinois. Go to Recipe.
The Best Regional Sodas You'll Find in Every State Taste
Based in Sitka, this small company brews root beer that’s served up at taprooms and sold in a handful of grocers up north. 3 / 50. Simple Soda Co. Arizona: Simple Soda Co. Just Lime. Based in Mesa, Simple Soda Co. proves that you don’t need a lot of fancy ingredients or wacky flavor combos to make a good soda.
The Best Milkshake Spots in America Taste of Home
Seattle, WA. Molly Moon’s is all about sustainability and community. Along with sourcing 90% of their ingredients from the Pacific Northwest, everything in their shop is 100% compostable from the spoons and straws to the milkshake cups. And, their Anna Banana Milk Fund has raised $135,000 to give families in need fresh, organic milk.
The Best Salad in Every State Taste of Home
Illinois: Creamy Coleslaw. For me, this is the best coleslaw recipe because a package of shredded cabbage and carrots really cuts down on prep time. This creamy coleslaw recipe is great for potlucks or to serve to your family on a busy weeknight. —Renee Endress, Galva, Illinois. Go to Recipe.
15 Salad Recipes from Across America
Find salad recipes from across the USA, including potato salads, Southwestern salads, quinoa salads and more. 1 / 15. Taste of Home. Crab Louie Lettuce Wraps Party guests can mingle and enjoy these tasty portable lettuce wraps without having to juggle plates and forks. — Michael Watz, Normal, Illinois.
The Best Fudge Shops in America
Original Murdick’s Fudge. Mackinac Island, Michigan. Mackinac Island is known as “America’s Fudge Capital,” which basically makes Murdick’s the confectionery equivalent of the White House. Established in 1887, this is the oldest fudge shop on the island, which means a lot in a destination that hosts an annual fudge festival (it’s in
We Found the USA's Best Barbecue Sauce Brands Taste of Home
Sweet Baby Ray’s BBQ Sauce. Sweet Baby Ray’s BBQ Sauce consistently tops lists as the best barbecue sauce. Amazon offers a three-pack that lets you try all of their most highly-rated flavors: Sweet ‘n Spicy, Hickory & Brown Sugar …
The Best BBQ Recipes Across America
From coast to coast, get a taste of the USA's best BBQ with these recipes for chicken, ribs, salmon and sauce. 1 / 21. Carolina-Style Pork Barbecue North Carolina: I am originally from North Carolina (where swine is divine) and this recipe for the slow cooker is a family favorite. My husband swears my authentic Carolina ‘cue is the best BBQ
Top 10 Fast Food Chicken Restaurants in the U.S. Taste
Jollibee is the Filipino fast food chain that’s gonna take over the United States because of their BOMB fried chicken. They keep it simple like Church’s, and you can get it in tender form or in varied piece buckets. What makes it stand out beyond the rest, however, is a gravy packed with flavors of onion and celery that is absolutely
The Best Waffle Restaurant in Every State Taste of Home
Iowa. Eggs and Jam, West Des Moines. Pump up the bass with brunch at Eggs and Jam, a diner with a 90s hip hop theme in West Des Moines.Portraits of Biggie, Tupac and Jay Z line the walls and the menu is just as funky (in a good way) as the atmosphere.
All-American Hamburgers Recipe: How to Make It
Directions. Combine first 5 ingredients, mixing lightly but thoroughly. Shape into 4 patties. Grill burgers, covered, on an oiled rack over medium direct heat until a thermometer reads 160° and juices run clear, about 6 minutes on each side. During the last minute of cooking, top each patty with 2 triangles American cheese and 1 triangle Swiss
The Results Are In: These Are the Best Ketchup Brands
For thick ketchup that stays put, grab a bottle of Hunt’s Tomato Ketchup. This deep red ketchup was thicker in consistency and had a well-balanced flavor—not too sweet or tangy. In fact, some testers thought that Hunt’s had a bit of an umami kick to it, meaning it’s perfect for topping a burger hot off the grill.
The Best Deli in Every State Find a Delicatessen Near You
Alabama. Mr. P’s Deli, Birmingham. Customers love the food at Mr. P’s Butcher Shop & Deli, from the fresh meats from the deli case to the handmade sandwiches.One of the most popular sandwiches there is the muffuletta, available in 1/2 pound or 1/3 pound size and loaded with ham, salami, their homemade olive salad and extra provolone cheese.
Favorite Cookies in America: Most Popular Cookies by State
Kansas: Cranberry Oatmeal Cookies. Dotted with cranberries, orange zest and vanilla chips, these cookies are so colorful and fun to eat. They look lovely on a dessert tray and would be a great addition to your Christmas cookie lineup. —Pat Habiger, Spearville, Kansas.
This Study Just Revealed the Best Chips in the U.S. for
The salty, crunchy snacks have been around since the 1800s, so there’s been plenty of time to create new and unusual flavors. (Hello, Fried Pickles with Ranch potato chips .) You’d have to do a lot of sampling to find the best chips in the US. Fortunately, The Harris Poll’s 2021 Brands of the Year results will save us plenty of time!
The Best Old-School Drive-In Restaurants in America
Beckley, West Virginia. King Tut has been open since the early 1940s—but this drive-in has nothing to do with the Egyptian pharaoh. The name is a twist on the original owner’s last name, Tutwiler. Since the ’50s, the restaurant has been run by the McKay family. The McKay’s have used the same economical, Depression-era recipes for decades.
This Map Shows Every State's Favorite Christmas Dessert
Go to Recipe. Spiced Eggnog Pumpkin Pie. With its 10-minute prep time and lovely blend of mild eggnog flavor and spices, this is a dream dessert for a busy hostess! It’s a staple for Thanksgiving and Christmas. In fact, my grown kids request it whenever they come to visit. —Patti Leake, Columbia, Missouri.
Red, White and Blue Oreos Are Here Just in Time for the
The hits just keep coming with Oreo! With flavors like Tiramisu and innovations like the Brookie-O, we just can’t get enough of everyone’s favorite cookie. That’s just the tip of the Oreo iceberg, though. Oreo’s red, white and blue patriotic Oreos are back, and they’re popping with a new update. And yep, they’re the perfect treat for the Fourth of July!
Our Favorite 2020 Product of the Year Award Winners
The winner of the candy bar category is an oldie but a goodie—with a new and improved recipe. Your tastebuds will thank you for the perfect blend of caramel, nougat and peanuts. We love ’em on their own or in this Baby Ruth cookie recipe. Purchase here. 5 / 22. COURTESY OF PRODUCT OF THE YEAR USA.
Iconic Foods From Cities Across America
Thanks to Cuban immigrants, this spicy sandwich has been a staple in the city and across the state of Florida. Take a bite and you’ll know why. Layers of roasted ham, pork and salami, as well as Swiss cheese, pickles and mustard are tucked inside a pressed bun. City-dwellers loved it so much, the Cuban was declared the official sandwich of Tampa.
35 Thrifty Recipes Grandma Made During World War II
Quick Tomato Soup. There's nothing like a steamy bowl of classic tomato soup on a cold February day. The addition of sugar puts a sweet spin on this version. For extra loveliness, top with homemade heart-shaped croutons. —Jane Ward, …
This Survey Reveals the Most Popular Christmas Dish Across
The Most Popular Christmas Dishes. The #1 pick is roast potatoes, with a win percentage of 76%. Mashed potatoes came in second (75%), and turkey was third (73%)—the only protein in the top five. Here’s the full list: Courtesy YouGov. Check out this top-rated recipe for roasted potatoes. You want potatoes that are crunchy on the outside, and
The Best East Coast Road Trip Destinations for Foodies
Boston is filled with hole-in-the-wall restaurants that are teeming with taste. The Coast Cafe, for instance, is known for its Southern comfort food—including cornbread, yams, collard greens and black-eyed peas. Be on the lookout for some of these wicked-good New England recipes around town, too. 4 / 10. Luciano Mortula - LGM/Shutterstock.
The Best Food and Wine Festival Events Across America
Epcot International Food & Wine Festival. Orlando, Florida. The highly anticipated 2020 Epcot Food & Wine Festival is a multi-month event, typically taking place from August to November. You’ll enjoy cheese and beverage seminars, culinary demonstrations, talks from celebrity chefs and much more.
Kinder Eggs Are Now Available in America, But There's a Catch
Kinder Eggs Arrive in America. Back in May, Ferrero announced that they would soon start selling Kinder eggs in the United States. And the day is finally here—with a slight catch. Kinder Surprise eggs are still not allowed in the United States, but Kinder Joy eggs are. Kinder Joy eggs aren’t new, however.
75 Traditional Christmas Dinner Recipes Taste of Home
Butternut and Chard Pasta Bake. This recipe is made for butternut squash lovers, with pureed squash in the sauce and squash pieces in the casserole alongside an ideal companion, Swiss chard. This is a very veggie hybrid of ever-popular holiday sides. —Arlene Erlbach, Morton Grove, Illinois.
19 Plant-Based Meat Brands for Vegetarians and Vegans
Amy’s is the queen of meat-free comfort food. The homey brand makes a wide variety of convenience foods—including canned soups, pizzas, burritos and bowls. Every product is vegetarian, but Amy’s also offers gluten-free, vegan and non-GMO offerings. Oh, and if you live in California, check out the Amy’s Drive Thru!
Types of Pizza: The Ultimate Guide to Regional Pizzas in
New Haven-Style Pizza. This type of pizza (known locally as “apizza”) is popular in the New Haven, Connecticut, area. With Neapolitan roots, it’s similar to New York pizza, but New Haven-style pizza is known for its oblong shape and chewy crust. It’s cooked in a coal-fired oven, giving it a charred flavor.