Wild Turkey is the state bird (or state game bird) of Alabama, Massachusetts, and South Carolina. Cooking wild turkey is a little different than cooking a standard store-bought turkey, because they are drier and have a smaller breast. It’s important to keep the bird moist when you cook it.Read More
Category: State Food Symbols
Information on the pecan: the official state nut of Alabama and Arkansas; the state statute, information on the Pecan Tree, and a recipe for Pecan cookies.Read More
Official State Nut of Missouri:Eastern Black Walnut
English walnut is an important agricultural product of the state of California.
Recipe for Walnut Butter.
Students at a Wilson County school petitioned the North Carolina General Assembly for the establishment of the sweet potato as the Official State Vegetable. The sweet potato was officially designated the State Vegetable by the General Assembly of 1995. This recipe for Sweet Potato Casserole is by Former First Lady Laura Bush.Read More
The 2006 Florida Legislature designated key lime pie as the official state pie. The key limes (Citrus aurantifolia Swingle) used to make this dessert are named after the Florida Keys where the key limes originated in the United States.Read More