#Michigan Recipes


Michigan Whitefish Chowder

By Sherry Day
A great way to use fresh Lake Superior Whitefish

Michigan Hot Dog Sauce

By Jen Smallwood
My Mother's recipe for a spicy, tangy sauce for hot dogs, french fries or hamburgers...

Black Magic Cake

By Annelise Friedman
This is a Michigan family favorite. The recipe originated in a small Ann Arbor cookbook and...

No Bake Peanut Butter Squares (big dippers)

By Annelise Friedman
This is an old school Michigan recipe that has been passed down in my family. In...

Ritz Dessert

By Annelise Friedman
This is an interestingly delicious and relatively easy dessert. The recipe comes from a Michigan cook...

Shortcut Frozen Salad

By Annelise Friedman
This comes from one of my mom's old cookbooks. St. Andrew's Tuesday Guild Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1977.

Michigan Baked Oatmeal

By Amy Herald
Did you know: Michigan is the leading producer of tart cherries in the United States? Michigan...

Detroit Style Coney Sauce

By Amy Herald
American Coney Island in downtown Detroit has been selling Detroiters coneys for over a hundred years!...

Detroit Style Loose Meat Coney

By Amy Herald
Coney Island in New York is renowned for its hot dogs, but did you know that...
How to Make Homemade Pesto

How to Make Homemade Pesto


If basil is part of your herb garden, then you’re probably noticing it’s bursting at the seams right now. There are only so many sliced tomato and mozzarella salads to make. So what to do with the rest of the fresh basil? Make pesto! While there are delicious store-bought versions, pesto can be made at home in […]

Fresh Corn Recipes That Make Tasty Side Dishes

Fresh Corn Recipes That Make Tasty Side Dishes


We’re not all lucky enough to have fields to grow fresh corn, but thankfully it’s abundant at the market. And while zucchini is one of the most popular summer veggies (even though it’s technically a fruit), I really think corn on the cob ranks at the top. I look forward to enjoying it each summer. […]

Make the Most of Summer Tomatoes

Make the Most of Summer Tomatoes


Tomatoes are at their juiciest right now, so it’s the perfect time to use them in your weekly menu. Did you know there are more than 3,000 varieties of heirloom tomatoes and a total of 15,000 known varieties? If you want to know some of the types, we have a rundown here. From breakfast casseroles […]