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Great Lakes

You can use this tag to discuss food in Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Ohio. We also have tags for each of the individual states, as well as many of the cities within them, which you can browse here.

Stay Cheese: 6 U.S. Road Trips for Adventures in Dairy

Europe is hardly the only place on earth anymore where you can’t swing a baguette without hitting a cheesemaker. France, The Netherlands, and Switzerland have long since been destinations for curd aficionados...
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U.S. Sens. Baldwin, Hawley: Ask Federal Trade Commission to open antitrust investigation into meatpackers amid plant closures

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 month ago

In the bipartisan letter, the Senators note that the closing of three pork plants because of COVID-19 has resulted “in the shutdown of a staggering 15 percent of America’s pork production” at a tim...

Cincinnati - Historic Restaurants

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by jordanhamons 7 years ago

I'm finishing up my final semester at UC and I'm currently working on a project about the history of Cincinnati restaurants and our local specialities. I am planning on including the history of...

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Best Ice Cream delivery

Ruth Lafler
by Ruth Lafler 2 months ago

My mom, who has been isolated with my dad for almost a month now, was saying mournfully that they were almost out of ice cream. Her birthday is coming up, so I'd like to send her some. Best ice ...

Sir beef evansville

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by mpmmac 2 years ago

Where is lkfink? Thanks for sharing the beans recipe. I ate here all the time. Now I live right around the corner and wish it was here still. Awesome place! I could do a sir beef everyday. The sau...

Chicken Manor & their noodles- NE OH

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by Camana 5 years ago

While growing up in Kent in the 80's, we used to eat frequently at the now-closed (though I think other locations may still be open) Chicken Manor. My favorite side dish was their noodles- fine egg...

After 30 years, Union House in Genesee Depot has a new owner

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by shaja 3 months ago

After 30 years, Union House in Genesee Depot has a new owner

Wisconsin "Pizza Fries"?

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by existential_crisis 5 years ago

Hello! I'm writing from Atlantic Canada where we have a beloved regional food called garlic fingers. Wikipedia is telling me that Wisconsin has a similar dish called "pizza fries". Link here: h...

Dayton OH

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by rtv 4 months ago

Its been over a year since any posts about Dayton. Planning a visit soon. Any restaurants that fit the category "if you have only one dinner in Dayton this is the place"? (any tips on hotels are...

Capone's

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by Wazzy 5 months ago

What a delightful surprise for those tired pizza joints in town. When it was announced we would be getting ANOTHER pizza place, I cringed. An upscale location with an intimate decor..... but how...

Indiana restaurant introduces dementia-friendly dining

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 6 months ago

" . . . So starting this week, Amazing Joe’s will become dementia-friendly for one Sunday afternoon a month, WISH-TV of Indianapolis reports. Customers with dementia and their dining companions wil...

Where to buy Pierogis in Cleveland?

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by BostonTparty 6 months ago

Besides the Westside Mkt., where can I find pierogis in the Cleveland area? I will be in the area (Elyria) for Christmas and I think I would be a nice addition. I know I could get the at the Un...

Cincinnati: Szechwan Wok is closing

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by johnbycz 12 years ago

The Szechuan Wok in Silverton is my favorite Chinese restaurant in Cincinnati, and we learned when we ate there on Friday that it's closing for good around Nov. 13. The owner and the chef are both ...

Dinner in Quincy, IL?

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by mpollmann 13 years ago

okay, i posted a couple days ago trying to find places to eat in Hannibal, MO. i'm finding that may not have many options...how about Quincy, IL? i've heard there are a few places, namely Busy Bi...

Banh Mi (Detroit Area)

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by syrup09 10 months ago

Does anyone know where to get a Ban Minh Sandwich in the Detroit area? I live in Pontiac but anyplace around is ok.

Paid Food Sport Opportunity for Pepsico Fall Football

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 9 months ago

"This paid opportunity is specifically for pitmasters to show off their barbecue skills! . . . "

'Ice Cider'

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by surayabay 9 months ago

Hi, does anyone know a retailer who sells 'Ice Cider', (in Lake County, Illinois?) It's a dessert wine, (10-11% alcohol by volume), made from frozen apples left to freeze on the tree and then pick...

Champaign-Urbana dining in the 1970s

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by ddfry3 8 years ago

An article about this appeared in the local paper today with a link to this list of places: http://www.news-gazette.com/sites/all/files/pdf/2012/02/17/75goodeateries.pdf Most were gone by the t...

‘Everyone is welcome’: Bloomington Community Farmers’ Market returns after shutdown

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 10 months ago

Now our farmers markets have become battlegrounds. " . . . But changes in the market’s atmosphere were obvious. Police patrolled between the stands. People eyed the emergency vehicles blocking o...

Indiana Amish Country Recommendations

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by NShewmaker 10 months ago

Hi All, I will be heading to Indiana for the Middlebury Fall Festival in September. I am staying at the Essenhaus Inn and Conference Center, so obviously Das Dutchman Essenhaus is on the list, b...

U.S. farmers stalk fraudulent imports to save their markets

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 11 months ago

" . . . Sales of organic food have more than doubled in the United States in the past 10 years, to $48 billion a year, but U.S. acreage devoted to organic grain has not kept up. Less than 1% of row...