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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.

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...
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Can this dogwood be saved?

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by VFish 2 months ago

Hi, I didn't know where to post this because it is not vegetable gardening, so "not about food". The night before last we had a very heavy wet snowfall through the night and woke up to the top tru...

Chef Matt Prentice passes away

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by coney with everything 3 months ago

Chef Matt Prentice died after a "short illness", only 62 years old

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Defunct Mr Steak's House Salad Dressing

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by chefmra 3 years ago

Mr Steak probably closed 40 years ago. I've been looking forever for a recipe for their salad dressing, It had Oil, Vinegar, Tomato Puree and Horseradish plus other ingredients, Does anyone have it...

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

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by tallguysmom 11 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...

Dayton OH

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by rtv 1 year 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...

Drive Thru Lines

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by syrup09 7 months ago

Has anyone noticed how long the line for fast food drive thrus are? I know there is little indoor dining due to the pandemic, but it seems everywhere I go cars are wrapped around McDonalds,...

Lamb Chops

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by syrup09 6 months ago

This pandemic year instead of going out to dinner for my birthday my mom is giving me money to buy a nice dinner. Usually I get a Filet Mignon but this year I'm thinking of picking up lamb ch...

Bill Knapp's Au Gratin Potatoes Recipe

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by walker 6 months ago

In my 20's I lived in Ann Arbor, MI and loved Bill Knapp's restaurant's au gratin potatoes. (I think it closed down in 2002.) I've seen a few recipes on-line but I want to know if anyone thinks t...

In Need Of A Butcher In Greenwood Indiana

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by SBeasley7734 7 months ago

I was wanting to make some blood sausage and I don't know anywhere in the Greenwood, Indiana area that would sell any fresh blood. Can anyone help me?

Who remembers Pokagon Beverages?

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by Marco 18 years ago

Does anyone here know of, or remember Pokagon Beverages made by Pokagon Beverage Company of Angola, IN? Pokagon was a small regional company that made several flavors of soda pop and went out of b...

Banh Mi (Detroit Area)

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by syrup09 2 years ago

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

Bowls of deliciousness similar to Ima?

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by silsurf 8 months ago

I am in town on business, been to Ima twice now and both times have been very happy. Once with the spicy pork belly udon and today with their take on bipimbap. I am happy to go again, but was wond...

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

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by medicine 9 months 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...

ISO German cruller/kruller recipe or place that sells them

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by jennyfur 15 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

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by jspear3815 11 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

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by Tarantula 10 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

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by jordanhamons 8 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

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by maxhuston 10 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

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by Melanie Wong 12 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 ...