Great food and drink are a must for any successful road trip. With a melting pot of culinary and crafting styles, the byway has a meal and a beverage for every palate. Restaurants offer everything from Midwestern comfort food favorites and world class barbecue to juicy burgers and decadent desserts. Farms and orchards along the byway produce bushels of fresh veggies, fruits and more, from asparagus and spinach in spring to the pumpkins and apples of autumn. If you prefer to sip the local flavor, visit one of 25 breweries, 5 distilleries, and 26 wineries scattered along the route. From farm fresh to flavorful favorites, take a moment and experience a true taste of the byway.