Whoopie Pie Origin Controversy

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2011/02/14 15:30:54 (permalink)

Whoopie Pie Origin Controversy

Quick summary of this article: folks in the Pennsylvania Dutch area and in Maine both believe that their area is the origin of the whoopie pie. But read the whole article to find out which state accuses the other of "confectionary larceny".
 
http://online.wsj.com/art...76136593240752596.html
 
My own whoopie pie question: where in Pennsylvania do eastern-Pennsylvania whoopie pies turn into western-Pennylvania gobs?
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