Popular Dish has 14 Different Names in Minnesota, Iowa, Illinois, and Wisconsin
What do you call this popular dish? It's an easy meal that anyone can make. You just take a piece of bread, butter both sides, cut a hole out in the middle, and fry it up with an egg in the middle. It's a main dish for many families in Minnesota, Iowa, Illinois, and Wisconsin and is one dish that goes by multiple names - 14 to be exact.
Popular Egg Dish in Minnesota, Iowa, Wisconsin, and Illinois Has 14 Different Names
I grew up eating this delicious feast and my favorite part of the entire meal were the buttered circles that were cut out and fried up. I also liked my yolk squishy. I know there is a real term for that but squishy is what I go by. I'd pop the yolk in my mouth and let it squish out and then I'd eat the bread part. It's what I did as a kid and if I make it for dinner tonight, I'd eat it the same way again.
Our family called this dish an "egg in a hole" but when I was talking about it the other day and mentioned that name, the person I was chatting with just had a blank stare. Turns out, we both knew the dish but we called it two different things. I had to ask and see if there were other names for this dish and turns out, there are a bunch!
This Popular Dish in Minnesota and Iowa Has 14 Different Names
Do you have a different name for this dish? I found out through some co-workers at 92.7 WOBM have even more amazing names for this fun dish. Let me know what you call it! You can find my contact info here.
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