Mac & Cheese Cupcake, Pig Tail Among New Foods At State Fair
FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. (AP) - About 50 new foods are being added to the Minnesota State Fair this year, including a burger dog, chilled bread pudding and deep fried ribs.
The new food items were announced Tuesday by the fair.
Highlights include the Hot Tail, which is a roasted pig tail in a scallion ginger sauce offered by the Rabbit Hole.
Grandma Deb's Snicker Bar Salad is another new item, including chopped Snickers, apples, whipped cream and caramel sauce. And LuLu's Public House is offering a Mac & Cheese Cupcake.
There are some gluten free items too, including an island-style coleslaw from Island Noodle and a Minnesota BEE-NICE Gluten-Free Muffin at the Minnesota Farmers Union.
This year's Minnesota State Fair runs from Aug. 27 through Sept. 7.