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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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Hot Grape Cider

Fermented Dills

Roast Chicken with Green Herb Stuffing

Glorified Hash-Brown Cake with Frying Peppers

Crispy Cheese Curd Risotto Cake

Best-Ever Beer Cheese Soup

Leaf Lard Crust

Grilled Butterflied Lamb with African Spices and Herbed Yogurt

Toffee Bars

Parsley Salad with Toasted Almonds and Lemon

Swiss Chard with Honey-Roasted Garlic

Greens with Spiced Butter and Fresh Ricotta

Sherry Lemon Drop

Fried Ring Bologna

Apple Pie with Leaf Lard Crust

Bloody Mary with Pickle Juice and Horseradish Ice Cubes

Maple Bread with Soft Cheese

Maple-Lacquered Bacon

Crispy Trout with Kitchen Butter Sauce

Nebraskan Runzas

Roasted Shrimp with Homemade Cocktail Sauce

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.