Indiana March 12, 2019
7 Iconic Indiana-Made Grocery Food Items You’d Sorely Miss If You Moved
We all have those staple grocery food items that we keep in the fridge or the pantry, and while most may be sold nationwide, there are some things you can only get in Indiana. From pickles to syrup to potato chips, these products keep Hoosiers from leaving the state. Check them out:
1. Brick House Vinaigrettes
Great tasting and healthy, each and every flavor of these salad dressings is designed to help you live a better life. Try delicious creations like creamy garlic herb, sunny honey balsamic, and raspberry champagne. You can find them at grocery stores throughout central and northeast Indiana.
2. Shoup's Country Foods
Found in various grocery stores in Indiana and the surrounding states, this amazing brand is mainly known for its BBQ sauce but it also sells seasonings, hams, and preserves. Order online for the full line of products or shop at your local grocery for tried-and-true favorites.
3. Sechler's Pickles
When it comes to grocery food items, pickles are a staple. Best known in the northeast corner of the state, these ones come in a wealth of different flavors that are each more unique than the last. Get them online or in stores.
4. Yoder Popcorn
This Amish-style popcorn is quintessentially Indiana. You can get pre-popped corn, flavored varieties, and gift baskets. From oils, to seasonings, it all adds to the experience.
5. DeBrand Fine Chocolates
If you're the type of person that needs to keep something sweet around, chocolate is probably one of your weekly grocery food items. Keep it local and try this Fort Wayne brand. They have four locations in the state that are worth the trip. From truffles to s'mores, everything they sell is amazing, and you can even order online.
6. Grippo Potato Chip Company
Actually produced in Cincinnati, this brand of chips is very popular in southern Indiana. You'll find them in stores around Evansville. Most people love the BBQ flavor. You can buy them by the box, and people even like to just purchase the seasoning to flavor other foods with.
7. Pure Indiana Maple Syrup
All the grocery food items sold at Amishmart are excellent, but the syrup is what really brings people into the store. You can buy it in small amounts but most people get it by the quart.
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What other grocery food items can you only get in Indiana? Share your favorites with us below in the comments