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12 Foods That Mississippians Can’t Get Enough Of

There are a lot of great things about Mississippi and one of those things is definitely the state’s food. With a local cuisine that is both hearty and satisfying, Mississippians have definitely earned bragging rights! From delicious local seafood to concoctions you’ll only find in the state, trying Mississippi cuisine is a must.

With local cuisine that varies so much, narrowing this list down to 12 was extremely difficult! What are your favorite Mississippi foods?


Daniella DiRienzo
Even though she was born in New York, Daniella has lived in the south pretty much her entire life. The self-proclaimed southerner graduated from the University of Southern Mississippi in 2011. Since graduation, she has worked as a freelance writer for several websites and opened a clothing consignment shop in her town of Picayune, MS.