Maine is well known for its wonderful food. Who could resist eating lobster by the sea, having a big bowl of chowder, tasting wild blueberries, having maple syrup on blueberry pancakes and eating a Whoopie Pie.
Here are some of the foods people associate with Maine:
Needhams (potato candy)
Moxie (soda made in Lisbon Falls)
The library's Maine Collection has a wonderful assortment of Maine cookbooks. When you look through some of the older ones, you'll find interesting recipes of camp and lumber food, farm food, and recipes for hard times.
Some Cookbooks you might enjoy:
Hard Times Cookbook
Good Maine Food
Flavor of Maine
Northwoods Tales and Unusual Recipes
Country Fare: Reminiscences and Recipes From a Maine Childhood
Learn to make your own Whoopie Pies:
Whoopie Pie History
Whoopie Pie Recipe