Several Rhode Island institutions will be in the national spotlight Tuesday night on Andrew Zimmern’s “Bizarre Foods: Delicious Destinations” on the Travel Channel at 9pm.
Stuffies, hot wieners, Awful Awfuls, coffee milk, jonnycakes, quahogs and more, Rhode Island delicacies will all take center stage as the show visits Al Forno, Hemenways Seafood Grill & Oyster Bar, Matunuck Oyster Bar, Newport Creamery, Haven Bros, Flo’s Clam Shack, Olneyville New York System, Champlin’s, Digger’s, O Dins and North American Salt and Fresh Fish Corp.
About Bizarre Foods:
Bizarre Foods America celebrates the out-of-the-ordinary cuisine and characters that are found all across the United States. From traditional foods passed down by immigrants to modern dishes born and bred by American innovation, the US is a melting pot of cultures both exotic and familiar. Whether it’s whole roasted alligator in Cajun country, shots of chicken blood at a farm outside Seattle or lamb tongue at one of Beantown’s priciest restaurants, America is a treasure trove of bizarre foods and fascinating stories.