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.

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Banh Mi (Detroit Area)

by syrup09 2 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 1 month ago

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

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'Ice Cider'

by surayabay 1 month 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

by ddfry3 7 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...

Dinner in Quincy, IL?

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...

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

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 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

by NShewmaker 3 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 3 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...

Wedding gift: Special dinner in Ann Arbor

by princetonchowhound 5 months ago

A nephew and his fiancé are moving to Ann Arbor in late summer where the new bride will enter the MBA program. They both are foodies who have traveled extensively. We would like to give them a gift...

Lunch in Milwaukee Western Suburbs

by madsdadus 6 months ago

Looking for anything tasty for lunch on a Tuesday in Milwaukee. Open to anything as long as the food is tasty and the ambiance fun and or pleasant. Only requirement is that I need to be able to car...

Minnesota will pay residents to make their lawns bee-friendly

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 months ago

" . . . Minnesota Governor Tim Walz signed a series of budget bills that included the provision of $900,000 for helping homeowners populate their pristine lawns with bee-friendly plants, like nativ...

ISO "Wet" or unripe Walnuts (green fresh)

by itryalot 4 months ago

I am looking to purchase or order a case of wet green or unripe walnuts somewhere in the lower thumb area stretching from Detroit to Port Huron and west to Bloomfield Hills area.

Exploring Eau Claire restaurants

by MidwesternerTT 5 months ago

Relatives recently moved to Eau Claire, east of Oakwood Mall/Hwy 53, so I expect to travel there more often. Any recommendations for a great BBQ restaurant? How about a local soup/salad spot that's...

2015 Toledo restaurant week. Which restaurants are you looking forward do?

by JenBak 4 years ago

Upcoming Toledo restaurant week. 1st week of March. :) http://restaurantweektoledo.com/rwt/ Ones I've never been to and would like to try: -Black Kite Coffee & Pies -Bloudán Mediterranean C...

A Tasty Talk with Zingerman's Ari Weinzweig, June 3, San Francisco

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 months ago

From San Francisco's The Cheese School: "Thirty years ago Zingerman's Deli started as a neighborhood deli, today it's a family of nine businesses with over 500 employees. Join us for a talk wit...

The Trio (Does Anybody Remember The)[ DTW]

by syrup09 7 years ago

Does anybody remember a group of restaraunts called The Trio? It was actually three restaruants in once building. It was located in Southfield MI on Northwestern north of 12 Mile, close to ...

Russell Street Deli To Close

by syrup09 6 months ago

Channel 4 just reported that The Russell Street Deli, in Detroit's Eastern Market, is going to close. This is due to a dispute with the landlord over the installation of new floors. I ate their o...

Seafood in Columbus, Ohio

by arabrab 7 months ago

Headed to Columbus Ohio on a business trip next week. Staying at the holiday inn on east Broad. I am a pescatarian and am looking some good seafood in the area.

Dinner Reccs Near Palace Theater Downtown

by jdhemeco 7 months ago

Hi, I'm headed to a show at the Palace theater in downtown Columbus. Any good restaurant recommendations for an early dinner? Looking for something nice/hip not necessarily nice/white table cloth. ...

Sir Beef Green Beans from the relish bar? Recipe anyone????

by tallguysmom 9 years ago

There was a Sir Beef restaurant in Evansville Indiana that had a "Help Ye Self" relish bar with Kraut, Pickles, Beets, and these Green Beans that were awesome! I tried to get the recipe and the o...