Fun Food Facts: 10 Good Eats for Fall

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  • Candy Apples
  • Candy Corn
  • Pumpkin Pie
  • Roasted Turkey Food
  • Mulled Wine
  • Pumpkin Beer
  • Apple Cider
  • Pumpkin Spice Latte
  • Sweet Potato Pie Food
  • Hot Cocoa

Candy Apples

Read on to learn the tasty history behind your favorite fall foods and beverages. By Britt Middleton

In 1908, New Jersey candy maker, William W. Kolb, is said to have dipped apples into caramel and placed them in his shop windows to draw in customers, and thus, the candy apple was born. If your friends give you grief about indulging, remind them that you’re technically eating fruit (albeit dipped in sinful caramel!).

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