16 Craziest State Fair Foods

4. Deep Fried Alligator’s Egg Nest

This dish combines the classic State Fair love of deep frying with exotic game meat, plus some French fries thrown in for good measure. Alligator meat is minced and added to a hash of fried onions, jalapenos, cheese, and garlic. Then, small “eggs” are formed from the mix, breaded, and deep fried until crispy and golden. Then, the eggs are placed in a “nest” made out of French fries, and drizzled in a delicious chipotle dipping sauce.



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…