These recipes showcase just some of the foods that New York is famous for. "The Empire State" was the 11th state to join the U.S.A in 1788. It's home to the Statue of Liberty, the Empire State Building, Broadway, Wall Street, and Niagara Falls.
New York, especially New York City, is a food-lover's heaven. Things like pizza, cheesecake, bagels, and black-and-white cookies are iconic New York foods. While newer bakeries and restaurants are continuing to create delicious foods that people can't get enough of like the cronut, Levain Chocolate Chip Cookies, and Magnolia Bakery Banana Pudding.
Next to Washington, New York is the 2nd largest apple producer in the United States. And concord grapes are another famous food grown in New York.