Here Are The 9 Dishes You Have To Eat In Michigan Before You Die

Don’t you hate it when folks from out of state question our culinary traditions? They’ll ask questions like, “what is Michigan even known for? You don’t have an official cuisine, do you?” Or, oh, “it’s just the Midwest and nothing really interesting comes out of the Midwest, does it?”

Well, you can put those doubts to rest by showing them just what kind of dishes are on just about every Michiganders’ foodie list from the time they are born. And then challenge any scoffers to dig in. Here are the absolute epic dishes that everyone in Michigan needs to have had before they die.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

OK, now we’re thoroughly hungry! Tell us though, what are some of the dishes that you know to be truly Michigan-centric?