United States of Mmmerica: Conclusion

In concluding this series on the cuisine of the United States, we will recap what we have discovered in our exploration of cuisine, both by region and by dish. The United States of Mmmerica series started a discourse to find an answer to the question, “What is American cuisine?” Though it seems like a simple [...]

United States of Mmmerica: Sandwiches

Many cultures around the world have their own versions of the sandwich, from matzo sandwiches eaten at the first Passover to panini, shawarma, and Kati rolls. The United States has an assortment of its own sandwich specialties, both regional and nationwide. This all-in-one meal can include ingredients from many food groups, including grains, protein, vegetables [...]

United States of Mmmerica: Cuisine of Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is one of the biggest holidays in the United States, commemorating the fall harvest and kicking off the holiday season with a feast to acknowledge our appreciation for everything we have. The modern Thanksgiving celebration’s secular nature makes it a holiday all Americans can enjoy. Though today’s traditional Thanksgiving feast is a departure from [...]