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.

This Cheese-Stuffed Juicy Lucy Burger Lives Up to Its Name

If you're honoring National Cheeseburger Day on September 18—or just hungry for a cheesy burger any time—you can't do better than a Juicy Lucy. Invented somewhere in Minnesota (exact origins continue...

Detroit - ISO lamb shoulder? Holiday Market (RO) stopped carrying. Best fish market since Superior breakup?

by medicine 26 days ago

I'm relatively new to the greater Detroit area. I have discovered holiday market in Royal oak, MI and used to enjoy shopping at their meat counter. Unfortunately they stopped carrying lamb shou...

Banh Mi (Detroit Area)

by syrup09 1 year ago

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

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ISO German cruller/kruller recipe or place that sells them

by jennyfur 14 years ago

When growing up in the midwest, my Mother worked for a German bakery that made crullers...not the spongy, airy ones like at Krispy Kreme...these were more cake-like and looked like...POTATOES!!!! ...

Duluth Restaurants

by jspear3815 3 months ago

Friends are retiring and moving to the Duluth area. Do you have restaurant or market recomemndations?

Looking for Red Label Wine & JWN White Rum

by Tarantula 2 months ago

I am looking for "J. Wray & Nephew White Overproof Rum, " and "Red Label Wine." Has anyone seen these around Columbus, Ohio? They're used in Jamaican cooking, and I'd love to find a supplier for...

Cincinnati - Historic Restaurants

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...

Road Trip Recommendations

by maxhuston 2 months ago

I am taking a road trip over labor day from Michigan to New York and to Boston and back and I am doing it off of restaurants with the significant other. Any recommendations would be great!!! Going ...

Meat Lovers Get Bullish on Beef That Comes From Old Dairy Cows

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 months ago

" . . . A few meat producers are pushing back against the focus on young cattle. And they’re marketing their beef with the kind of descriptions that connoisseurs of aged bourbons and vintage wines ...

Wisconsin cheese demand in volatile times

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 months ago

This newsletter from the Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association has some interesting observations on the shifts in demand at the food service and consumer level and the resulting price volatility. Due...

Sous vide help!!

by cooknerd 3 months ago

I’m attempting a sous vide chuck roast. I use my huge stockpot with no lid for my vessel. I started cooking at 5 pm. I filled the pot nearly to the top at midnight. When my husband got up the next ...

Monica's Gourmet Cookies Grand Rapids MI - Recipe?

by lbaat 9 years ago

I absolutely love Monica's Gourmet Cookies which can be found at several grocery stores in Grand Rapids MI as well as Big Bob's Pizza in East Grand Rapids MI. Does anyone that has had these cookie...

Woodmans - Largest Grocery Store in the USA in Wisconsin!

by CAthy2 17 years ago

Hi! Occasionally, we cross the cheddar curtain to shop until we drop in the Nation's largest grocery store. Woodmans is a 24-hour grocery on the northeast corner of Interstate 94 and Highway 50 ...

潘家厨房 Pan Kee Food in Foster City closed and is NOT moving to Michigan

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 months ago

After hearing about the frozen dumplings from "hyperbowler" and "KK", Foster City's Pan Kee was going to be my next stop for provisioning for shelter-in-place. But then I read that it shutdown at t...

Chicken Manor & their noodles- NE OH

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...

U.S. Sens. Baldwin, Hawley: Ask Federal Trade Commission to open antitrust investigation into meatpackers amid plant closures

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 6 months 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...

Best Ice Cream delivery

Ruth Lafler
by Ruth Lafler 7 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

by mpmmac 3 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...

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

by shaja 8 months ago

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

Wisconsin "Pizza Fries"?

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...