Monday, March 12, 2018
200th Anniversary of Illinois: 20 Things Every Illinoisan Should Eat-- Part 1
Illinois became the 21st state in 1818 so we are celebrating the bicentennial of statehood.
The Chicago Tribune is running a series of articles in its Travel Section to pick out twenties.
These are 20 things every person in Illinois needs to eat at one time or another:
1.. Horseshoe-- Springfield and central Illinois.
2. Pink Cookies-- Southern Illinois
3. Birria-- at the Birrieria Zaragoza in Archer Heights. (A Mexican dish)