16 Craziest State Fair Foods

16. Italian Dessert Nachos

These Italian Dessert Nachos, courtesy of the Minnesota State Fair, are perfect for people who can’t get enough cannoli. The dish is basically deconstructed cannoli as the “chips” are made of rolled out and fried cannoli dough, which are then topped with sweetened ricotta cream, fruit, chocolate, and finished with a variety of nuts and sprinkles. It’s the perfect choice if you’re looking for a light, yet indulgent dessert after a day of heavy eating.



Cultured Palate: Dishes from Iran

Iranian cuisine uses a myriad of spices, dried and fresh fruits, herbs, and nuts to flavor dishes. These ingredients turn even the simplest meal of rice and stewed meat into a sensory explosion.

Around the World in Holiday Baking

Every December, millions of pounds of butter, sugar, and flour contribute to the creation of spectacular treats for holiday celebrations. Even if you’re not ordinarily a baker, many people venture into the kitchen before the holidays to make sure that they’ve got plenty of treats to offer to family and friends.

The Most Unusual McDonald’s Menu Items from Around the World

If you’re a fast-food connoisseur, chances are you’re already familiar with the McDonald’s menu that’s typical in North America. They bring in new choices fairly frequently. However, most people stick with their usual order of Big Macs, Quarter Pounders, fries, McFlurries, and Apple Pies. It’s familiar food, and the bulk of the menu is essentially…