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Christie Foe Hurls 'Fried Butter' Dig

The Huffington Post | John Celock | Posted 07.09.2013 | Politics

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's (R) Democratic opponent lectures him that he will not find fried butter, a staple of the Iowa State Fair, in New Jers...

11 Foods You Should Never Deep-Fry (And Some You Should)

Kitchen Daily | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste

We owe a lot to the deep-fryer. It brought us fried chicken, doughnuts and onion rings (among many other favorite foods). We don't have any problems w...

The Best Pork Chop in the World

Graham James | Posted 10.16.2011 | New York
Graham James

I've had a lot of pork chops in my time. I can now say that the best pork chop I've ever had, hands-down, bar none, was at the 2011 Iowa State Fair... and it was on a stick.

10 Things We Shouldn't Be Frying

Posted 10.14.2011 | Comedy

If Michele and Marcus Bachmann's hilarious corn dog photos reminded us of anything, it's that you can make all kinds of bad choices at the state fair....

Frank Bruni Reacts To The Iowa State Fair

Posted 10.11.2011 | Home

Frank Bruni, the former restaurant critic for the New York Times has temporarily abandoned the culinary delights of New York City to seek out somethin...

FRIED BUTTER: The Worst Fair Food Ever?

The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 10.11.2011 | Home

The Iowa State Fair has hit a new gluttonous low. Just when you thought that there was nothing left to fry, a vendor at the Fair has cooked up some...