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TC Among America's Top Foodie Cities

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Traverse City has been named to another list for diverse food selection.

Liveability.com has named Traverse City the number five spot on the site's Top Ten Foodie Cities in America.

Celebrity Chef Mario Batali, who spends summers on the Leelanau Peninsula, called Traverse City a modern gastro-paradise.

The article praised North Peak Brewing Company not only for their food and beer, but their originality too.

Allison Correia, Manager at North Peak Brewing Co, said,  "We have a great staff, we have a wonderful chef who comes up with a lot of creative dishes. We are going to keep our food consistent and always keeping it current which is the most important, along with our beers keeping that current and always with the addition of the local ingredients, that helps a lot."

The article also highlighted how many restaurants in Traverse City use local ingredients from beekeepers, cherry growers, and farmers.