Green Chile Sauce Wins Best Iconic American Food
The winning nominees in our Best Iconic American Food category tell us, without a doubt, that Americans 'Will Travel for Food.' These delicious regional food specialties garnered deep and wide support, and it was exciting watching several regions of the country "duke it out" in support of their favorite taste treat.
A Mayor, a Governor, a US Senator and several social media influencers across the country stirred up a voting frenzy. It paid off for 10 lucky winners!
The 10 Best American Iconic Food Winners are as follows:
- Albuquerque – Green Chile Sauce
- Baltimore – Maryland Crabs
- Wisconsin – Fried Cheese Curds
- Memphis – Pulled Pork
- Philadelphia – Philly Cheese Steak
- Charleston, SC – Shrimp and Grits
- Chicago – Italian Beef Sandwiches
- Indianapolis – Pork Tenderloin Sandwich
- New Orleans – Boiled Crawfish
- Key West – Key Lime Pie
Congratulation to our winners! They've earned real bragging rights: this contest was heavily promoted across 10Best and USA TODAY and generated tens of thousands of votes. For those of you who haven't tried one or more of the winning foods . . . what are you waiting for? License the 10Best Readers' Choice Award Logo
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