Charleston’s signature shrimp and grits dish landed in sixth place on a new list of Best Iconic American Food.
The contest his contest was heavily promoted across 10Best and USA Today and generated tens of thousands of votes from readers.
In order, the winners were:
Albuquerque – green chile sauce
Baltimore – Maryland crabs
Wisconsin – fried cheese curds
Memphis – pulled pork
Philadelphia – Philly cheese steak
Charleston – shrimp and grits
Chicago – Italian beef sandwiches
Indianapolis – pork tenderloin sandwich
New Orleans – boiled crawfish
Key West – key lime pie