Spaghetti Sticks -- a tasty concoction introduced at this year's Minnesota State Fair -- is on a new list of over-the-top foods served at fair events around the country. The list also includes a fried ice cream sandwich from the Florida State Fair and a hot beef sundae from the Tennessee State Fair.
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Only two months away: State Fair unveils 40 new food options
You already know the standbys. Now that the list of rookies is out, it's time to start planning your gustatory attack on the state fairgrounds. For the adventurous there's bacon ice cream, camel burgers, lamb testicle fries, and poutine. Or could try one of the new salads with some hibiscus iced tea.
Minnesota State Fair heads to New York
A group of native Minnesotans are celebrating the Great Minnesota Get Together Saturday ... in New York City. The organizers of fifth annual event are serving, among other state fair favorites, Sweet Martha's chocolate chip cookies and deep-fried cheese curds.
Travel Channel puts Minnesota State Fair in the spotlight
Sweet Martha's cookies, sweet corn ice cream and sweet cream butter are among the delicacies featured on the Travel Channel's first installment in a series of shows. A second show looks at the fair's competitions.
Woodbury's 'mini Mozart' to perform at State Fair
A gifted five-year-old violinist from Woodbury will perform at the Amateur Talent Contest at the Minnesota State Fair Aug. 31. The fair is now passed its halfway point. Day 7 brings Read and Ride Day, a new ice cream flavor from Kemps and KISS and Motley Crue at the grandstand.
'Bizarre Foods' host Andrew Zimmern to launch food truck at state fair
Edina resident and "Bizarre Foods" host Andrew Zimmern is rolling out a new food truck at the Minnesota State Fair. Named AZ Canteen, the truck will serve food inspired by Zimmern's global travels on the hit Travel Channel show. Among Zimmern's menu items are cabrito butter burgers, crispy pork belly with green papaya salad, and griddled veal tongue sliders.
Here are the 31 new foods at the Minnesota State Fair this year
Give me those deep-fried avocados.
$12 will still get you into the 2012 Minnesota State Fair
The State Fair Board is keeping the same admission and parking prices. Last year, ticket prices increased $1 for adults and $2 for children. The 2011 State Fair brought in $36 million with a near record attendance of 1.76 million visitors.
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