'Hostess' on Serious Eats

Hostess Fruit Pie, One Less Thing For Me to Eat Before I Die

When Raphael discovered that I had never eaten a Hostess Fruit Pie, one of the foods listed on the Omnivore's 100, he responded with stunned disbelief. When some of our other Serious Eats coworkers revealed that they too lived lives devoid of Hostess Fruit Pies, our collective anti-pie stance nearly pushed him to the edge of having a heart attack. He immediately ran to the nearest grocery store in order to end our Hostess Fruit Pie deprivation. And then we unleashed the partially hydrogenated horror within the paper wrapper.... More

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