Virginia March 04, 2016
These 12 Iconic Foods In Virginia Will Have Your Mouth Watering
Iconic foods in Virginia…where to even begin? We’ve been blessed with delicious cuisine, and we’re proud to share it or talk about it with anyone who asks. Here’s a list of some of the most iconic foods in the Old Dominion.
1. Homemade peach cobbler
Lightly fried peaches and vanilla ice cream. Is there anything sweeter?
2. Apple pie
Apple pie made in Virginia is somehow the best. No need to argue that one.
3. Brunswick stew
If it passes this spoon test, you know it's good.
4. Chesapeake Bay crabs
Don't forget the Old Bay!
5. Devilled eggs
Not everyone loves these, but you should at least try them once before deciding.
6. Smithfield country ham and all the fixin's.
What a beautiful plate of food.
7. Locally produced wine
It's technically not food, but sampling the wine is the best way to appreciate the fine grapes grown in Virginia.
8. Homegrown peanuts
Peanuts grow so perfectly here in Virginia. All you need is a little salt and you'll have a handful of deliciousness.
Another Chesapeake classic.
10. Stone ground pancakes
This is breakfast done right. Add some Highland County maple syrup and locally grown strawberries and you'll be in heaven.
Virginians are no strangers to delicious barbecue.
12. Ham biscuits
11. Ham may have already been mentioned, but ham biscuits are a whole different ball game.
What are some of your other favorite iconic Virginian foods?