If You Grew Up In Virginia, You Definitely Love These 10 Classic Dishes

Here in Virginia, we love our home-cooked meals. Mostly because they are always delicious, but there’s also a hint of nostalgia that comes into play. Certain dishes have a way of evoking memories of family gatherings, celebrations, or other festivities where delicious and traditional food takes center stage. Chances are, if you grew up in Virginia, you are all too familiar with the following dishes:

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Are there any traditional Virginia foods that you would add to the list? Be sure to let us know!