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Idaho Inspired Dishes at Treasure Valley Restaurants
The Treasure Valley is home to some incredible restaurants with everything from classic to unique cuisine. Today we are going to focus on Idaho inspired dishes that are either newly available or have been local staples for decades. What should I add to the list?
What Is Boise’s Official Food?
I've now lived in Boise for six months.  For my six month anniversary, I want to celebrate by eating the quintessential Boise food.  I just don't know what that is.  It really depends on who you ask, I guess.  If you went by driving around the Boise area, you might thin…
Idaho’s Richest Person Has Ties to Potatoes
Forbes Magazine did a little research and figured out who the richest person is in every state, and in Idaho that person has a background in the potato industry, but also dabbles in fertilizer and and phosphate morning. It's a name you know.
Vacation Inside A Potato?
Many of us have probably seen the Idaho Potato Comission's giant traveling potato, either around town, at a BSU game, or maybe even a national tv appearance. Now, you could stay inside it.
Idaho's New "Glow-tato"
Last year, organizers of the Idaho Potato Drop refreshed the giant potato they drop in front of the Capitol on New Year's Eve and made it a big, shiny "glow-tato." The Idaho Potato Commission must have been impressed, because it's doing something similar to the iconic 6-ton pota…
Simplot Is Suing Over Twists
Our local potato giant, J.R. Simplot Co. has filed a federal lawsuit against another potato/fry company McCain Foods, claiming they copied their Sidewinder fries.
Update: Potato Guy Has Lost 70 Pounds
Remember that guy I told you about back in February, that was eating nothing but spuds for a year?  Idaho should make this guy its potato-loving poster child.
And he's having some major weight loss success!  But it's not all good news.

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