10 Must Try Foods in America!
America is known for its lively culture and cuisine alike. A couple of days back we talked about the must try pizzerias across US. Given the vast expanse of the country, it is no doubt that a foodie is likely to relish the other dishes too. Here we have listed below some foods which are undoubtedly the best in America.
1. Apple Pie
Apple pie is considered to be a national delight. It is a combination of sugar, buttery pastry and tart sliced apples making it a dessert to relish. Apple pie added with green chilies is an excellent combination which is also available at some eateries in New Mexico.
2. The Hamburger
Hamburger is another must try food across America even if you are on the West Coast at a fast food joint or at a fine dining restaurant in New York. New Haven in Connecticut is considered to be the birth place of Hamburger in America.
3. Clam Chowder
It is an exquisite delight which is prepared by mixing quahog shellfish with potatoes, salted pork, cream and some herbs. Atlantic Fish Co. is the best place to relish clam chowder, a tasty delight which you will cherish long after you try it once.
4. Bagel and Lox
Bagel and Lox is a staple food for the Jewish population in Manhattan. A selection of smoked fish and cream cheese, bagel and lox has been extremely popular in the region with locals and visitors relishing it equally.
5. Deep Dish Pizza
The pizza in Chicago is prepared in a distinct manner. The crust is raised high so that cheese and tomato sauce are able to soak in deeply. When paired with sugary soda, it makes an excellent combination.
6. Drop Biscuits and Sausage Gravy
In Montana, biscuits are taken at breakfast time and they are smothered in thick white gravy which is studded with sausage. The names might vary as it is known as “Aretha Franklin” in Austin, Texas but the taste is unique, something which Americans love.
7. Texas Barbecue
People across Texas are seen relishing mesquite smoked meats. The best, however, can be tried at Dallas Farmers Market and people from all over the region make it a point to try this delicacy whenever they are in Texas.
8. Hominy Grits
Hominy Grits which is corn milled into rough powder boiled with butter or bacon grease is relished in Carolina. Blossom restaurant in Charleston in South Carolina is famous for this preparation.
Tacos are a popular preparation in Los Angeles with Taqueria commonly found across the city. Fried crisp taquitos stuffed with chicken taste best at El Huarache Azteca, a nondescript eatery in Highland Park area.
10. Thanksgiving Dinner
A legendary date in American culinary calendar Thanksgiving is a fun and frolic time where a combination of delicacies including turkey, cranberry sauce, pumpkin pie and green bean casserole can be tried. This makes Thanksgiving a perfect time for foodies to try choicest cuisines of the region.