An iconic American dish
Nose Apple, baking spices
Mid-Palate Dried fruit, pair, sweetness
Finish Raisin, toasted oats
Where Are You
In the back of an apple picking wagon
Sitting in grandma’s kitchen
Watching an apple fall on Isaac Newton’s head
Toasty, wholesome, fireplace hearth
Did You Know
The first apple pie recipe was printed over 630 years ago in England in 1381. The list of ingredients included good apples, good spices, figs, raisins, pears, saffron, and cofyn (a type of pastry crust).
By WWII, it was a symbol of feminine love associated with home, warmth, and soldiers proudly proclaimed that they were fighting for "mom and apple pie.