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Here Are The 13 Dishes You Have To Eat In Maine Before You Die

If you’ve been a reader for more than a day, you know that we love food. We love finding the best restaurants in Maine – from Italian to Mexican to those hidden in small towns – we find great joy in being forced to eat in the name of work. But, no matter how many cheeseburger and lobster rolls we advise you to try, there are always the quintessential Maine dishes that stand out no matter what. These are the iconic foods you grew up with and they’re the one that bring you back home with the first bite. If you call yourself a Mainer, here are the foods you must eat. And, because we just couldn’t help ourselves we’ve thrown in a few random meals that you should try just for fun.

What do you think are the most quintessential Maine dishes?

Michelle
Michelle has lived in many places, but counts Maine as one of the best. In addition to the smell of ocean water in the air on rainy days in Portland, she loves puppies, photography, funny people, the Maine Red Claws, traveling, fresh tomatoes, Cambodia and filling out forms. For questions, comments and inquiries please email: mstarin@onlyinyourstate.com.