Beef On Weck Sandwich

Beef on Weck Sandwich History and Recipe

Some people consider Beef on Weck (thinly sliced slow-roasted rare roast beef piled as high as 6 inches) on a freshly baked kummelweck roll, the Best Roast Beef Sandwich in … Continued

Corned Beef and Cabbage

Corned Beef and Cabbage Recipe

Stove Top – Slow Cooker – Instant Pot Pressure Cooker Instructions My family and I look forward to enjoying corned beef and cabbage dinner as part of celebrating Saint Patrick’s … Continued

Sponge Candy

Honeycomb Candy Recipe

  Honeycomb Candy is also known by various names around the world, such as Sponge Candy, Hokey pokey, puff candy, cinder toffee, sponge toffee or candy, molasses puffs, fairy candy, … Continued

Lobster Newberg

Lobster Newberg History and Recipe

Lobster Newberg is an American classic dish that is sure to impress everyone you serve it to.  It is a rich, creamy, saucy, and very delicious elegant entree for any … Continued

Manhattan Clam Chowder

Manhattan Clam Chowder History

  New Yorker’s insist on tomatoes in their chowder and call it Manhattan clam chowder.  Cookbook writer and chef James Beard (1903-1985) described Manhattan clam chowder as: “. . . … Continued

Garbage Plate

Nick Tahou Garbage Plate History

Garbage Plate – Nick Tahou Hots   Rochester, New York, is known for this unusual dish. The Garbage Plate was created at Nick Tahou Hots’ fast-food restaurant more than fifty … Continued

Philadelphia Cheese Steak

Philadelphia Cheese Steak History and Recipe

According to Philadelphians, you simply cannot make an authentic Philadelphia Cheese Steak sandwich without an authentic Philadelphia roll.  The rolls must be long and thin, not fluffy or soft, but … Continued

Sauerkraut

Sauerkraut History and Information

  Sauerkraut (also known as sourcrout) is a finely-chopped cabbage that is salted and then fermented in its own juice.  Homemade sauerkraut is a world apart from the stuff that … Continued

Senate Bean Soup

Senate Bean Soup History and Recipe

Some people say that the government is full of beans – maybe this Senate Bean Soup is why! Senate Bean Soup is a wonderful comfort food soup.  Served with homemade … Continued

Shoofly Pie

Shoofly Pie History

Part Pie – Part Coffee Cake – Absolutely Delicious!   Visit the Lancaster area of Pennsylvania and indulge in a Pennsylvania Dutch original, the Shoofly Pie.  Also know as Shoo-Fly … Continued

Spiedie Sandwich

Spiedie Sandwich History and Recipe

Spiedie Sandwich (SPEE-dee) – If you find folks who know of spiedies, they are most likely originally from Binghamton in Broome County, New York, or they know someone who is. … Continued

Shoofly Pie

Wet Bottom Shoofly Pie Recipe

 Amish Pie Recipe The origin of the name Shoofly pie and Wet-Bottom Shoofly Pie Pie has been debated for years and will probably never ultimately be solved.  The most logical … Continued