BLOG: National Pie Day

Posted on: 3:16 pm, January 23, 2014, by

Courtesy: wikipeida.org

Courtesy: wikipeida.org

The American Pie Council deems January 23rd, 2014 as “National Pie Day.”

In honor of the day, here are few facts from the Pie Council.

  • There are 231 varieties of apple pie.
  • 36 million Americans  claim apple pie as their favorite pie.
  • Pumpkin pie was first introduced to the table at the pilgrim’s second Thanksgiving.
  • Pecan pie is the third most popular choice of pie eaters.

You can find out more about the history of pie from the American Pie Council.