Ben & Jerry’s Reveals Its Top Ten Flavors of 2021
December 27, 2021 – 7:11 am | Comments Off on Ben & Jerry’s Reveals Its Top Ten Flavors of 2021

Half BakedThe cookie dough in it is unbaked, but the fudge brownies are baked. It’s literally half baked.Cherry GarciaA fan flavor suggestion. Introduced in 1987; in or near the top three ever since.Chocolate Chip Cookie …

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Craft Breweries Along the Great River Road
September 1, 2019 – 8:56 am | Comments Off on Craft Breweries Along the Great River Road
Craft Breweries Along the Great River Road

Special to Road Trips for Foodies
By Kevin Revolinski for CraftBeer.com
Fall is a great time for road trips, and beer lovers will want to try this one: Craft Breweries Along the Great River Road.
The first …

Sweet Corn Stars at Foodie Fests this Weekend
August 1, 2019 – 8:17 am | Comments Off on Sweet Corn Stars at Foodie Fests this Weekend
Sweet Corn Stars at Foodie Fests this Weekend

Sweet Corn Days are today (August 1, 2019) through Sunday (August 4, 2019) in Estherville, Iowa. A bonfire of last year’s cobs opens the fest at 5:30 p.m. today. Following Saturday’s 10:30 a.m. parade, more …

Main Street Iowa Restaurant Week
September 19, 2017 – 8:49 am | Comments Off on Main Street Iowa Restaurant Week
Main Street Iowa Restaurant Week

Are you in Iowa Road Trips Foodies? It’s Main Street Iowa Restaurant Week through Sunday (September 24, 2017).
As the organizers note, “From mom-and-pop cafes to white-tableclothed eateries, restaurants in Main Street communities feature the …

Iowa Tenderloin Trail
July 9, 2017 – 8:22 am | Comments Off on Iowa Tenderloin Trail
Iowa Tenderloin Trail

The Iowa Pork Producers Association has launched a Tenderloin Trail.
The trail features 14 sandwiches from across the state, including several winners of their annual “best breaded tenderloin” contest (an accolade they’ve been awarding since 2003).
Road …

Eating Ebelskiver in Elk Horn, Iowa
March 27, 2017 – 8:57 am | Comments Off on Eating Ebelskiver in Elk Horn, Iowa
Eating Ebelskiver in Elk Horn, Iowa

Now here’s an eating contest you don’t see every day, Road Trips Foodies.
In fact (if the organizers are correct) it’s the first of its kind, ever.
Yes, an ebelskiver eating competition will be held May 27, …

Sauerkraut Days
August 11, 2015 – 8:02 am | Comments Off on Sauerkraut Days
Sauerkraut Days

Sauerkraut Days are set for in Lisbon, Iowa.
There’s a free ice cream social from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday (August 13, 2015) in the City Park. Looking for brats? They’re served with sauerkraut starting at …

Wurst Fest
May 9, 2015 – 8:01 am | No Comment
Wurst Fest

It’s a first. There’ll be a Wurst Fest June 20, 2015, in the Amana Colonies, Iowa.
All things sausage will be celebrated in this inaugural festival. They’ve gathered sausage makers from around the state …

Bittersweet Harvest
April 28, 2015 – 8:55 am | Comments Off on Bittersweet Harvest
Bittersweet Harvest

We often overlook the people who gather what we eat. “Bittersweet Harvest: The Bracero Program 1942 -1964“, a bilingual exhibition, explores the bracero program, the largest guest worker program in American history.
It’s open through …

Blue Ribbon Bacon Festival
November 19, 2014 – 8:40 am | No Comment
Blue Ribbon Bacon Festival

The eighth annual Blue Ribbon Bacon Festival takes place in Des Moines, Iowa, January 31, 2015.
This time, in addition to the real thing, there’ll be pork bacon “alternatives” such as turkey bacon, lamb bacon and …

Madison Bacon Festival
October 24, 2014 – 8:21 am | No Comment
Madison Bacon Festival

It’ll be Wisconsin’s largest bacon showcase with bacon lectures, bacon-inspired dishes, bacon competitions, a bacon queen contest, live entertainment and bacon fellowship — all taking place between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. November 1, 2014.
Yes, …