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Amy Thielen

Amy Thielen, the host of Heartland Table on Food Network, grew up a few miles from the headwaters of the Mississippi River in Minnesota.

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Fried Onion Dip

Pork Meatloaf with Cabbage and Prunes

Best-Ever Beer Cheese Soup

Fermented Dills

Chestnut and Wild Rice Pilaf

Apple Pie with Leaf Lard Crust

Ribeye with Homemade Steak Sauce

Roast Chicken with Green Herb Stuffing

Stovetop Mac and Cheese

Monkfish Almondine

Marinated Cherry Tomatoes with Arugula

Maple-Lacquered Bacon

Nebraskan Runzas

Peppered Pork and Parmesan Flatbread Sandwiches

Glorified Hash-Brown Cake with Frying Peppers

Greens with Spiced Butter and Fresh Ricotta

Icelandic Ponnokukur

Oven-Baked Short Ribs with Porter Beer Mop

Cast-Iron Carrots with Curry

Crispy Cheese Curd Risotto Cake

Leaf Lard Crust

Rhubarb Baked in Wild Raspberry Syrup

Buttercup Marshmallow S'Mores

Fried Ring Bologna

Roasted Shrimp with Homemade Cocktail Sauce

Whipped Potatoes

Green Salad with Brown Butter Walnut Vinaigrette

Heartland Table

Join Amy Thielen, native Midwesterner, chef and connoisseur of all things authentically Midwestern, in her charming cabin kitchen as she cooks some of the heartland’s most delicious and often surprising dishes.