A Founding Father’s Fourth
Thomas Jefferson was a statesman, a farmer and an avid epicurean—here's a menu he would have loved.
Purple Hull Peas
Emerson, Ark., celebrates the humble Southern field pea in a decades old food festival. Follow their lead and throw yourself a pea-party with one of our 3 pretty and seasonal recipes.
Chilton Country, Ala., Peach Festival
Chilton County, Ala., goes wild for peaches during the annual Peach Festival.
Old-Fashioned Fourth of July Picnic
Serve up some of Thomas Jefferson's favorite dishes this 4th of July.
Seasoned with parsley, onion and Worcestershire, Salisbury Steak is a bun-less hamburger.
Mystic Lobster Festival
The annual Lobsterfest in Mystic, Conn., serves up more than 3,500 steamed lobsters.