U.S. Food Trends: A look at Dutch Baby Pancakes, Tamarind, Maple Water, Blue Corn, Stuffing
In this month's On the Menu, we're stuffing you full of the latest food trends, from not-just-for-Thanksgiving stuffing to sweet and tart tamarind to colorful blue corn. Also discover subtly-sweet maple water, how to put a spin on traditional seafood dishes with razor clams, and all the reasons why dutch baby pancakes are telling their traditional breakfast counterparts "you can't dutch this.
On the Menu keeps you up-to-date, covering six key food trends every month, each with consumer data, menu examples, and expert commentary. Plus, we gather and examine the hottest LTOs from major chains across the country.
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