Americans will sit down to tables of pumpkin, apple and pecan pie this Thanksgiving, but that’s not all.
It seems that each state, or at least each region, has their local favorites that go beyond the usual fall harvest.
Instagram recently tried to take a cross-section — a slice, if you will — of the nation’s current pie preferences by tracking mentions and “likes” of various pie flavors over Instagram feeds and stories for the past month.
While by no means an accurate predictor of Thanksgiving pie choices — it’s not clear if the “pie flavors” being tracked were merely mentions of these fruits/foods alone — Instagram’s map, like all such dubious holiday food maps, whets the appetite for the home feasts to come.
The overall victor? It might be something of a surprise, but it’s one with a New Jersey connection:
This type of pie drew the