The lightly seasoned meat and veggie pie, prevalent in the Upper Peninsula, is pure fuel. It's come to symbolize tenacity in the face of trying conditions.
Strawberries and rhubarb make a classic pairing of flavors in this simple springtime dessert.
Eight local chefs provided tastes of some of their sweetest treats at the 2011 Art of Chocolate event. Check out the recipe for the Perfect Chocolate Martini.