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The Frozen Custard Capital of the World – Milwaukee Wisconsin
The Frozen Custard Capital of the World – Milwaukee Wisconsin

The Frozen Custard Capital of the World – Milwaukee Wisconsin

When you think of Milwaukee Wisconsin, most people think of beer. It’s the home of great old names like Pabst, Schlitz and Hamm’s. These, along with Miller and Blatz, all date to the mid-1800s and have employed generations of Milwaukeeans.…

Find the World’s Best Pies in Hamilton County, Indiana
Find the World’s Best Pies in Hamilton County, Indiana

Find the World’s Best Pies in Hamilton County, Indiana

 On a stretch of U.S. Highway 31 through Hamilton County Indiana, just north of Indianapolis, you’ll drive past lots of cornfields and beautifully maintained farmsteads. Whether or not you appreciate the simplicity of America’s heartland, you really need to get yourself…

Where to Watch Traditional Cheesemakers in Switzerland
Where to Watch Traditional Cheesemakers in Switzerland

Where to Watch Traditional Cheesemakers in Switzerland

Watching traditional cheesemakers in Switzerland will give you a new appreciation of hard work and the art of making cheese. We’ve watched and participated in cheesemaking in a number of settings. I’m always amazed at the sheer physical effort involved.…

Hank Williams and the Historic Burger Bar in Bristol, Virginia
Hank Williams and the Historic Burger Bar in Bristol, Virginia

Hank Williams and the Historic Burger Bar in Bristol, Virginia

The Burger Bar in Bristol, Virginia has been slinging burgers and fries in this small Appalachian community since 1942. And mighty fine burgers they are. But it was a late night guest on New Year’s Eve 1952 that put the…

Live Blues, Pork Tenderloin at Indiana’s Oldest Bar, The Slippery Noodle
Live Blues, Pork Tenderloin at Indiana’s Oldest Bar, The Slippery Noodle

Live Blues, Pork Tenderloin at Indiana’s Oldest Bar, The Slippery Noodle

The Slippery Noodle in Indianapolis, is not only the state’s oldest bar, but it’s also a place for a great pork tenderloin and live blues. Dating to 1850, the Slippery Noodle is still one of the best places to enjoy…

Manitoba’s Farmery Beer Is Canada’s First Estate Brewery
Manitoba’s Farmery Beer Is Canada’s First Estate Brewery

Manitoba’s Farmery Beer Is Canada’s First Estate Brewery

Microbreweries, or craft breweries, are a dime a dozen throughout North America, but The Farmery Brewery just north of Winnipeg Manitoba in Canada is something a little special.  Chris Warwuruk and his brothers were raised on a grain farm in…