Unique Hometown Foods

Growing up in Northwest Pennsylvania, "pepperoni balls" (deep fried balls of dough stuffed with pepperoni and sometimes cheese) were a staple at every bake sale, available from all pizza places and on the appetizer list of every bar and local family restaurant. I just assumed that they were as universal as wings or breadsticks; it was a shock the day I realized that they didn't exist outside that corner of the world.

Anyone else have strange, quirky, tasty foods that were unique to your hometown?


The tastiest bites delivered to your inbox!


Comments are closed

Talk is closed - check out our Facebook and Twitter accounts instead.