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Road Trips for Food Lovers


Mississippi: Tamale Trail
Mississippi Tamale Trail

Sold from front doors, porches, carts, and the occasional restaurant, Delta hot tamales likely began with Mexican migrant workers and -- thanks to African-American and Italian influences -- morphed into a dish that's purely Delta. The resulting cigar-shaped treats are filled with intensely seasoned meat and boiled, not steamed.