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CNN's 50 Greatest American Dishes

CNN's list description: Fast, junk, processed -- when it comes to American food, the country is best known for the stuff that's described by words better suited to greasy, grinding industrial output. But citizens of the USA have an impressive appetite for good stuff, too.
To celebrate its endless culinary creativity, we're throwing our list of 50 most delicious American food items at you. We know you're going to want to throw back.
Ground rules: acknowledge that even trying to define American food is tough; further acknowledge that picking favorite American items inevitably means leaving out or accidentally overlooking some much-loved regional specialties.
Now get the rubber apron on because we're going first. Let the food fight begin:
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from cnn.com · made by Brian Berta
avg. score: 33 of 50 (66%)
required scores: 1, 23, 32, 38, 43 

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Thanksgiving Dinner
Thanksgiving Dinner
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Cheeseburger
Cheeseburger
3
Rueben Sandwich
Rueben Sandwich
4
Hot Dog
Hot Dog
5
Philly Cheese Steak
Philly Cheese Steak
6
Nachos
Nachos
7
Chicago-Style Pizza
Chicago-Style Pizza
8
Delmonico Steak
Delmonico Steak
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Blueberry Cobbler
Blueberry Cobbler
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Chocolate Chip Cookies
Chocolate Chip Cookies
11
Green Chili Stew
Green Chili Stew
12
Po'Boy
Po'Boy
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13
Frito Pie
Frito Pie
14
Apple Pie
Apple Pie
15
BLT
BLT
16
Barbecue Ribs
Barbecue Ribs
17
Indian Frybread
Indian Frybread
18
Buffalo Wings
Buffalo Wings
19
Lobster Rolls
Lobster Rolls
20
S'mores
S'mores
21
New Mexico Flat Enchiladas
New Mexico Flat Enchiladas
22
New England Clam Chowder
New England Clam Chowder
23
Fried Chicken and Waffles
Fried Chicken and Waffles
24
Popcorn
Popcorn
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25
Baked Beans
Baked Beans
26
Peanut Butter Sandwich
Peanut Butter Sandwich
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Fortune Cookies
Fortune Cookies
28
Cioppino
Cioppino
29
Potato Chips
Potato Chips
30
Maryland Crabcakes
Maryland Crabcakes
31
Macaroni and Cheese
Macaroni and Cheese
32
Grits
Grits
33
Meatloaf
Meatloaf
34
California Roll
California Roll
35
Wild Alaskan Salmon
Wild Alaskan Salmon
36
Chicken Fried Steak
Chicken Fried Steak
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37
Smithfield Ham
Smithfield Ham
38
Biscuits 'N Gravy
Biscuits 'N Gravy
39
Jambalaya
Jambalaya
40
Gorp
Gorp
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