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America's Dessert: The story behind America's favorite pie, and how to keep the crust light and flaky

Issue: May 31, 1995


May 31, 1995 America's Dessert The story behind America's favorite pie, and how to keep the crust light and flaky By Sam Gugino The jingle used to be "Baseball, hot dogs, apple pie and Chevrolet." But since that ditty gave way to "The heartbeat of America" only apple pie has remained relatively untarnished as a symbol of Americana, certainly of American wholesomeness in food.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands May 31, 1995.


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