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American Food

The 10 Best Hot Dog Stands In The U.S.

GAYOT.com | Posted 07.21.2014 | Taste
GAYOT.com

Preparations vary from region to region -- and we love them all.

In A Bacon vs. Tomato Throwdown, Who Wins?

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 07.18.2014 | Taste

Bacon. Bacon always wins.

Europeans Taste-Test America's Trashiest Snacks

Thrillist | Posted 07.10.2014 | Taste
Thrillist

Europeans laugh at (and remain perplexed by) some of the crap we eat on a daily basis.

Ranking The 50 Most American Foods

Thrillist | Posted 07.02.2014 | Taste
Thrillist

America may be the birthplace of the airplane, but you know what else we have? Peanut butter and jelly sandwiches.

The Most American Foods Ever

The Daily Meal | Posted 06.26.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

You might be surprised to find out the origin of some of these American classics.

13 American Regional Food Quirks

Thrillist | Posted 06.23.2014 | Taste
Thrillist

Some will astound you, some will confuse you, and some will make you want to relocate immediately.

What French People Really Think Of The U.S.

Thrillist | Posted 07.21.2014 | Travel
Thrillist

The French have a lot of things to explain to us about Paris, but turns out they also have a lot of things to explain to us about... erm... us.

The Most Iconic American Foods, Ranked

The Huffington Post | Julie R. Thomson | Posted 05.13.2014 | Taste

Not all foods are created equal.

America's Best Food Cities

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 06.29.2014 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

Originally posted on CNTraveler.com Travelers love to eat. That's why, every year in our Readers' Choice Survey, we ask our readers to rate the U.S...

You Won't Believe How Hard It Is To Find Peanut Butter In These Countries

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 04.09.2014 | Taste

These countries don't know what they're missing.

The True Origins Of 13 Classic American Foods

Thrillist | Posted 06.07.2014 | Taste
Thrillist

Their stories deserve to be told.

5 Surprising Things You Didn't Know About American Chinese Food

The Daily Meal | Posted 04.04.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

None of these are actual dishes eaten in China.

15 Food Reasons Americans Are Winning At Life

Posted 02.25.2014 | Taste

We have a holiday dedicated entirely to food. Enough said.

8 Delicious International Cuisines You're Probably Missing Out On

Alison Spiegel | Posted 02.15.2014 | Taste

From Laotian to Bolivian, the international cuisines we're missing out on.

8 Things About America Other Cultures Find Odd

Posted 01.25.2014 | Travel

Visiting America can be a mind-blowing experience. There are so many beautiful places to see, cities to wander, and regions to explore. There's also a...

The 6 Best Places To Get Chili In The U.S.

Food & Wine | Posted 11.19.2013 | Taste
Food & Wine

Is it best with beef or chicken? Green chiles or red? Vegetarian or bean-free Texas-style?

1970, a Turning Point in American Cuisine

Fabio Parasecoli | Posted 12.30.2013 | Taste
Fabio Parasecoli

1971, the year when Alice Waters opened Chez Panisse in Berkeley, CA, is often cited as a turning point for American cuisine.

Sonorans, Coneys, and 13 Other Amazing Regional Hot Dog Styles You Need to Eat

Thrillist | Posted 12.23.2013 | Taste
Thrillist

As good an excuse as any to hit the road and sample a little Americana.

5 Iconic Recipes That Define America

The Daily Meal | Posted 11.26.2013 | Taste
The Daily Meal

Whether it's a family dish that's been passed down for generations, a recipe that's used to celebrate our religion, or something that's indicative of our culture, food has a way of tracing our roots back to their beginnings and defining who we are.

America's Best Hot Dogs

Food & Wine | Posted 09.11.2013 | Taste
Food & Wine

From classic franks to artisan wieners with toppings like kimchi, here are the nation's best hot dogs.

VOTE: America's Best Regional Sandwich Deathmatch

Posted 07.30.2013 | Taste

We can't resist a little friendly competition around here.

Where Did Our Favorite American Foods Really Come From?

Posted 06.27.2013 | Taste

Apple pie, hamburgers, fried chicken: do you know where they were invented?

The United States of Soup

Paul Ratner | Posted 04.13.2013 | TED Weekends
Paul Ratner

I worked on a film in the beautiful Czech Republic where one day we got "tripe" as an offering from our caterer. It turned out tripe is made of the stomach lining of cows, pigs and who knows what else. Suffice it to say, the American crew revolted. Does this mean that tripe is not a good soup and cannot be enjoyed?

Edible Americanness

Jamie Schler | Posted 04.12.2013 | TED Weekends
Jamie Schler

Could it also be the seafood, hushpuppies, citrus and key lime pie of my native Florida? I, like my home country, am a cultural melting pot, and each of these foods is a part of who I am as an American.

20 Best Restaurants in America for 2013

The Daily Meal | Posted 05.26.2013 | Taste
The Daily Meal

What factors make one restaurant better than another? Can you compare a roadside burger joint with an urban fine-dining restaurant?