10 Instagram accounts you should follow if you LOVE local food.

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Warning: You’ll want to lick the screen!

  • @foodlaraloves

Reasons you should follow: This “hopeless foodie from Central New York, USA” has a fantastic eye for food. She snaps everything from her own yogurt bowls and layered parfaits in jars to decadent treats, like baked goods from The Toast, in Canastota. And her captions contain useful info, in case you want to try something at home.


  1. @emmafrisch

Reasons you should follow: Emma Frisch, a finalist on “Food Network Star” (season 10) lives in Ithaca, is co-founder of Firelight Camps (glamping) and Mom to a toddler. Her Instagram features everything from farm to fireside to foraging to fork — plus a dose of travel and baby.


  1. @moosencuse

Reasons you should follow: “The Munching Moose” is a former chef and occasional food blogger who loves to cook, dine out and add some delicious to the interwebs. Follow along for gourmet grilled cheese, zucchini enchiladas with mojo chicken and kale, homemade bread, sweet treats for a lady friend and more.


  1. @blahnikbaker

Reasons you should follow: Zainab Storms is a wife, mom, neuroscientist, shoe lover, food blogger and self-taught baker. You’ll swoon over her delectable looking desserts, like strawberry lemon donuts, spring flower cupcakes and pina colada cheesecake.


  1. @mjcusefoodie

Reasons you should follow: A photographer and IT guy hits an array of restaurants in Central New York and shares mouthwatering photos. Recent posts have spotlighted the ginormous reuben at Shaughnessy’s at the Marriott Syracuse Downtown, a pork chop on a bed of apples at the Dark Horse Tavern in DeWitt and the Galbi Bibimbap bowl at Tokyo Seoul, DeWitt.

– Margaret McCormick


For five more LOCAL FOOD Instagram accounts worth a follow, visit Margaret’s blog, Eat First: http://eatfirst.typepad.com