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In their book, "The World in Skillet," authors Paul and Angela Knipple reveal that because America is a nation built by immigrants, traditions from Uganda, Liberia, Brazil and beyond can be traced to the food people think of as being "American" - or in this case, "Southern."
"We were inspired to write the book because of the diversity we see in the South, but looking back to everyone we talked to, we realize that essentially everybody's the same no matter where you go," says the husband-and-wife team.
Let's take a dip into America's melting pot without stepping north of the Mason-Dixon line.
Five Old World Ingredients You Should Know and Use from the South: Paul and Angela Knipple
If you think of hunters as men in camouflage, you better think again.
Eatocracy associate editor Sarah LeTrent and CNN's Suzanne Malveaux discuss how "The Hunger Games" bucks the conventional idea of people who hunt.
Watch Eatocracy on CNN Newsroom every Wednesday at 12:45 ET.
Move over, civet cat-excreted coffee - there's another dung-based beverage in town, but could you stomach it?