American Food

The Best Outdoor Dining in Los Angeles
Surprisingly for some, Los Angeles isn't known for its al fresco dining scene, but that's all changing. Thanks to coronavirus restrictions, LA restaurants have been getting creative in upping their outdoor dining game. Here are some of the best.
honey glazed ham
How to Make Honey-Glazed Ham
Whatever the time of year, whatever the occasion, a honey-glazed ham can make any diner table complete. Here's how to make delicious honey glazed-ham at home.
Green Bean Casserole
Green Bean Casserole: How to Make the Ultimate Comfort Food Dish
Whether you're making it from scratch, or you're throwing together a store-cupboard special, discover all the ways to make the tastiest and most comforting of Thanksgiving side dishes.
Cannabis Food Truck
Mobile Munchies: Cannabis Food Trucks Roll Out Across America 
With the relaxing of laws around the personal use of marijuana in various jurisdictions in the United States, a fascinating fleet of food trucks is being rolled out. Iris McCarthy picks out some of the best.
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Where to Buy the Best New York-Style Bagels in America
There are many traditional places to try a New York-style Bagel. Find out what our favourites are on Fine Dining Lovers
US President Joe Biden Loves His Hometown’s Food
Biden's Bites: The New President's Favourite Hometown Food
Millions will be watching as Joe Biden is sworn in as the 46th president of the United States of America, but how many of them know that he is a massive foodie? Here we take a look at the presidential palate, both past and present, and round-up some of Joe Biden's favourite hometown dining spots.
Philly taco
Unravelling the Mystery of the ‘Philly Taco’
Philadelphian Iris McCarthy goes in search of that fabled sandwich of Philadelphia culinary lore, the legendary Philly Taco, and lays a trail for intrepid sandwich-heads to go in search of the near-mythical snack.
Fried Chicken
How to make Crispy Homemade Fried Chicken
Try these perfect homemade fried chicken recipes for the best, crispy fried chicken at him every time.
Discover how to make a crunchy satisfying BLT Sandwich.
The Best Sandwiches in Philly Are Not Cheesesteaks
It might seem like sacrilege to suggest the best sandwich in Philadelphia isn't a cheesesteak, but we have news for you - and a whole list of Philly sandwiches that put the limelight-hogging cheesesteak in the shade.