New Heartland Eats

We asked nearly 3,000 people who live in the big, wide open center of the country to tell us about the food they love. Here’s a taste of what we heard.

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Bailey P.
Shrimp and Old Charleston style Grits is probably at the top of my list.
Amy R.
Where is the Chicken & Dumplins??? My favorite southern food!
Laura A.
Anything BBQ, gumbo and crawfish boils with my family.
Thelma T.
A nice meatloaf?
Katie J.
How about fried okra? Or fried pickles? Or fried green beans? Or fried....ok you get the picture. We fry almost anything!
casey v.
I love getting buckeyes to!
kirsten h.
Kale and Spinach Strawberry salad is my favorite meal.
janet c.
My favorite meal is Pinto Beans, Mac and Cheese, Cornbread, Fried Tators and in season Fried Green Mators and of course Onions
Barbie B.
Love Chicken and dumplings! It's my favorite winter meal.
Fatima H.
The one thing I am surely known for is my love of cooking and baking. Living in Texas there are so many different foods we love. Everything from BBQ to great crawfish boils