Fireworks! Parades! Barbecues! And Apple Pie

Submitted by Judy on Tue, 07/08/2008 - 7:58am.

Fireworks! Parades! Barbecues! Flag-waving! It’s our nation’s birthday, and celebrating the Fourth of July with any of the above is as American as apple pie. But is our beloved classic dessert really American, I wonder?

There were no apples in the New World until the early European explorers brought the seeds
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