Here in Texas, we take food seriously. From mouthwatering barbecue to some of the sweetest tea in the country, there are just some Texas foods you can’t beat. The following are 13 iconic foods the Lone Star State specializes in — and proudly so. When you’re traveling, they’re what make you long for home.
Do you crave these foods when you’re away from Texas? What else would you add to the list? Let us know!
Katie Lawrence is a Southeast Texas native who graduated 18th in her high school class with a GPA of 4.25. She attended college in the Houston area and changed her major twice (psychology, computer science, and finally criminal justice) before taking a leap of faith and dropping out to pursue a career in freelance writing.
Today, Katie writes for the Texas and Arizona pages of OnlyInYourState.com and has never been more passionate about a job before. Outside of work, you can likely find her curled up on the sofa with a hot cup of coffee, watching a crime TV show or scary movie.