MISSISSIPPI (WDAM) - From the Model-T to the cotton gin, America has had its fair share of inventions that have changed the world.
So it's probably no surprise that each state would also create its own food innovation. Thrillist.com put together a list of each state's most important food creations that will truly make your mouth water.
Whether you're licking your fingers after eating a sandwich drizzled with Alabama's famous white barbecue sauce or sinking your teeth into some Texas brisket, U.S.'s culinary breakthroughs have changed the way we eat and possibly the size of our waistlines.
Do you know what the most important food innovation is in your state? Click through our slideshow to find out!