The Best American Food For Any Occasion


There is nothing like good old food from home, no matter what time of day it is. America is a melting pot of cultures and has taken a number of different cuisines to make her own over time. There are now some dishes that are recognized as American foods all across the globe. If you are looking for food to enjoy on a particular day or situation and you want to stick with hometown American food, here are some ideas for any food pit stop.

Burgers on a no-pressure date

If you have bad anxiety about a first date, there is no better food restaurant to hit than a burger joint. The best thing about burgers is that they can be both low maintenance and upscale. There are burger joints that have restaurant stars and there are burger restaurants that serve fries, beers, and plenty of laughs. Everything from gastropubs to five star steak houses serve their own versions of burgers. You can let your date choose the ambiance they would prefer, with the knowledge that with loads of different toppings and fixings, both of you can get exactly what you would prefer.

Southern food for a bad week

If you have had a bad week and need to de-stress, what you need is a little bit of southern comfort. Fried chicken and macaroni and cheese are American delicacies, and are perfect for when you need a little bit of comforting. Fried chicken can be created organically and enjoyed with health foods such as greens or okra. To top off the meal, you can enjoy a piece of cherry or apple pie a la mode. This genre of comfort food is synonymous with the American South and tends to give a feeling of satisfaction and well-being.

Barbecue for a laid back day

There is nothing more American than enjoying a good barbecue during a holiday or on a weekend. If you are in the mood to kick back, enjoy some American barbecue food. Barbecue includes chicken, beef, and pork, meaning that there is a main meal for everyone. Along with the main course, other items are barbecued, such as corn on the cob, potatoes, asparagus and more. It is customary to receive a main course, complete with barbecue sauce, plus several side courses.  The satisfying nature and the sweet and sour sauce of barbecue is perfect for a casual and filling American meal.


26 October 2015

Choosing A Better Menu For Your Restaurant

When it comes to running a restaurant, it isn't easy to do everything right. When I opened my first place, I decided to fill the menu with family favorites. Unfortunately, my selections fell flat when our place actually opened, which caused a lot of financial trouble. However, after years of trying different foods and testing them out with the public, I have been able to tailor our menu for our customer base. This website is designed to help you to do the same thing. Check out these articles that can help you to learn more about ingredients, food safety, and menu selections.