Cheddar Cheese Popcorn

Cheddar Cheese Popcorn Recipe

Cheddar Cheese Popcorn is a great snack when you are in need of a salt fix!  It is just like the kind of popcorn you buy in tins at Christmas time. … Continued

Cheese Curds

Cheese Curds History and Recipe

  Cheese curds, a uniquely Wisconsin delicacy, are formed as a by-product of the cheese-making process.  Most cheese curd (at least the ones made in Wisconsin) are a cheddar cheese … Continued

Chicago Style Popcorn

Chicago Style Popcorn Recipe

Chicago-Style Popcorn is a combination of What’s Cooking America’s Caramel Popcorn recipe and Cheddar Cheese Popcorn recipe.  The below links will take you to those recipes. You wonder what is a … Continued

Men stirring the Chicken Booyah

Chicken Booyah History and Recipe

    What is Chicken Booyah? Chicken Booyah is a super “stick to your ribs” soup-stew made with chicken.  While chicken soup is universal and variations of this dish can … Continued

Cincinnati Chili

Cincinnati Chili History and Recipe

Outside of the state of Texas, Cincinnati, Ohio is the most chili-crazed city in the United States.  Cincinnati prides itself on being a true chili capital, with more than 180 … Continued

Cincinnati Chili Recipe - Version 2

Cincinnati Chili Recipe – Version 2

 Cincinnati Chili is from one of the self-proclaimed true chili capital, Cincinnati.  It is a flavorful, favorite version of chili that is rich and delicious. My friend, Karen Calanchini of … Continued

Pasty, Pastie

Cornish Pasty History and Recipe

  Pastie or Pasty (PASS-tee) – These are basically individual pies filled with meats and vegetables that are cooked together.  They should weigh about two pounds or more.  The identifying … Continued

Danish Kringle

Danish Kringle History and Recipe

Danish Kringles is a Danish-like pastry, filled with fruits, nuts, cheese, etc., then drizzled with icing.  Over the years, a variety of fruit and nut fillings were added, and in the … Continued

Grilled Minnesota Pork Chops Recipe

  Grilled Minnesota Pork Chops is another easy pork chop recipe that is sure to please you and your family.  Pork chops will not dry out as much with this … Continued

Caramel Corn

Homemade Caramel Corn Recipe

This classic caramel corn recipe is so satisfying and delicious!   Your children and/or grandchildren will label you the best Mom or Grandma when you serve this treat.   I personally … Continued

Homemade Cracker Jacks

Homemade Cracker Jacks Recipe

I have such wonderful memories of eating Cracker Jacks as a kid and finding a prize at the bottom of the box!  The candy coated popcorn and peanuts were also … Continued

Limburger Cheese

Limburger Cheese History and Recipe

  You can tell you are approaching Monroe, Wisconsin, when cheese factories and dairy cows begin to appear all over the countryside.  Just veer off the highways onto Wisconsin’s back … Continued

Lutefisk History and Recipe

Lutefisk History and Recipe

Lutefisk It is said that about half the Norwegians who immigrated to America came in order to escape the hated lutefisk and the other half came to spread the gospel of … Continued

Sugar Cream Pie

Sugar Cream Pie History and Recipe

Sugar Cream Pie, Hoosier Sugar Cream Pie, Quebec Sugar Cream Pie, Tartes au sucre, or Finger Pie are all names for the same type of pie.   This pie consists of … Continued

Taste Wine Like A Pro - Wine Tasting Basics

Taste Wine Like A Pro – Wine Tasting Basics

  You know how to drink wine, but do you really know how to taste it? Wine tasting is not the same as drinking it.  To experience the true flavor … Continued