Canned pineapple + marshmallows + whipped topping = a salad.
For people living on the coasts, the Midwest can be a confusing place…
On top of the confusing geography and unique catch phrases (he’s SCHNOOKERED!), the Midwest’s regional foods can seem a bit foreign.
North Dakota juneberry pie, chicken paprikash hotdish, and puppy chow are just some of the dishes you’ll come across.
What it is: A mixture of canned pineapple, canned cherries, and mini marshmallows bound together with whipped topping or marshmallow creme served as a “vegetable” or side dish.
What it’s not: Something containing leafy greens, vegetables, or a dressing.
Learn how to make classic Watergate salad here.