Every country has some authentic and traditional food specialty and unique recipes of their own. So, like any other country, America also has some delicious cuisines that travelers love to try on their visit. Here is the list of conventional and delicious food of America that vacationers must try on their visit to this country.
American hot dogs are very famous. It was invented by white German Charles Feltman. He uses buns along with German sausage and in the year 1893, it became popular among the food lovers. Soon it turned into a national icon. This was the period when many people started saying that the invention of the hot dog bun occurred. With the changing time, a number of regional variations have emerged and they are available in a variety of sausage combination, style, tastes etc. Some of the popular hot dogs that people enjoy are Chicago-style served on a poppy seed bun with absolutely no ketchup, New York-style with ketchup, etc. So, one must give a try to this food.
Apple Pie is one of the most iconic American foods that were first introduced in the States by British and Dutch immigrants. However, with over the years, the people have tried a number of flavors and versions of the dish and love enjoying it without any reason. It is the most iconic item in all American’s Menu.
Macaroni and cheese
The combination of cheese and pasta is mind-blowing. Thomas Jefferson is being credited to introduce such amazing cuisine which is widely loved by Americans. The hot pasta dipped into melted cheese makes a mouthwatering cuisine and it is really awesome. With over years, people have come up with diverse experiments into the same recipe for Macaroni and cheese and it became quite famous among food lovers.
Reuben sandwich is a blend of Swiss cheese, classic corned beef, sauerkraut sandwich and ingredients of Jewish, German and Irish. It was the creation of a man named Reuben Kulakofsky in Nebraska or a dream of the proprietors of Reuben’s Delicatessen in New York City, this sandwich is awesome and people love to eat it 4-5 times in a month. There are a number of places in America where people must try Reuben Sandwich such as Zingerman’s Delicatessen in Ann Arbor, Crescent Moon in Omaha, Nebraska and Katz’s Delicatessen in New York City.
Buffalo chicken wings
Buffalo Chicken wings are one of the popular bar foods of America. It was first served at the Anchor Bar in Buffalo, New York. It is served with cayenne-vinegar hot sauce and people love combining it with different drinks. The awesome combination of chili taste with a chilled drink makes food lovers continue eating. Vacationers must try world’s Famous Wings at Anchor Bar in Buffalo, New York, at The Kettle Black in Brooklyn; and at J. Timothy’s in Plainville, Connecticut.
Biscuit and Gravy
Biscuit and Gravy were originally introduced by the British people. The Southern flavor of ‘sawmill’ gravy has become favorite of all Americans. Now, it is used as a cheap and filling breakfast option. The biscuits are made with butter or lard and buttermilk whereas the gravy is made up of meat drippings (usually) chunks of fresh pork sausage and black pepper. With over years, there are a number of experiments have emerged due to which a number of different types of biscuits with different ingredients are being served with this gravy.
Barbecuing food is the oldest tradition in which food lovers participate and enjoy eating their favorite styles. Barbecue in America has evolved from a basic form of cooking into a highly specialized, regional art. There are a number of places where vacationers can enjoy the delicious Kansas City’s hearty offering, North Carolina’s vinegar base, and Memphis‘wet ribs. By tasting the barbecue food at each of these places, vacationers will get to know about the passion of barbecuing food.
Visiting America and not tasting each of these foods is not fair at all, so make sure to visit the recommended places for each of these foods and make America travel memorable.