Kansas City's might be the best in the state...but any Missouri city should be able to serve up some incredible BBQ.
2. Waffle Cone
The waffle cone was invented here during the World's Fair. Of course, you'll have yours full of creamy, cold, delicious ice cream.
3. Sweet Missouri Corn
The corn just tastes better in Missouri.
4. St. Louis-Style Pizza
Cut into squares, not triangles...with that special St. Louis crust.
5. Beans and Ham Hocks on Cornbread
A Missouri staple, and the perfect low-maintenance dinner.
6. Gooey Butter Cake
This St. Louis original is so delicious. That's what happens when you add extra butter to a cake recipe!
7. Toasted Ravioli
Why eat soggy, limp ravioli, when you can deep fry it?
Invented in Missouri - clear and refreshing.
9. Fried Morel Mushrooms
A popular appetizer.
10. Fried Chicken
Sure, this dish is popular all over the country, but Missourians know how to do it right.
11. Baked Mostaccioli
Italian food is particularly popular in St. Louis, but this baked pasta dish is made even better with provel cheese.
Fresh Missouri strawberries...they herald in spring every year.
13. Fried Catfish and Hush Puppies
Popular all over the South, but we have our own way of making them the best!
When you're looking for a filling breakfast in Missouri, order the Slinger. Eggs, hashbrowns and meat, drenched in chili and topped with cheese and onions.