About the Host

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.

About the Show

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. She will also take us to meet the locals at their rural homes or restaurants, lakeside kitchens and working farms.

Most Popular Recipes

All Heartland Table Recipes

Icelandic Ponnokukur

Fried Onion Dip

Hot Grape Cider

Whipped Potatoes

Maple-Lacquered Bacon

Crispy Trout with Kitchen Butter Sauce

Parsley Salad with Toasted Almonds and Lemon

Smoked Sardine Caesar with Salumi and Pan-Croutons

Apple Pie with Leaf Lard Crust

New Potatoes with Grilled Onion Butter

Birch Whiskey Snow Cocktail

Peppered Pork and Parmesan Flatbread Sandwiches

Steakhouse Deviled Eggs

Crispy Cheese Curd Risotto Cake

Cast-Iron Carrots with Curry

Glorified Hash-Brown Cake with Frying Peppers

Oven-Baked Short Ribs with Porter Beer Mop

Fermented Dills

Buttercup Marshmallow S'Mores

Roasted Shrimp with Homemade Cocktail Sauce

Rhubarb Baked in Wild Raspberry Syrup