A Crop of Midwestern Cuisine in The Weekly Harvest of Eat Local Links
The mystery of what IS local food. Key insight: most midwestern food isn’t based on indigenous ingredients.
Did some memo go out? Here’s another look at what is Midwestern food.
And now I realize that the whole current focus of this week’s Reader is on Midwestern food. So, here’s my list from several years back on what thought were the essential dishes of the Heartland.
Why we tend to look for local first.