Everyday should be apple pie day.
According to National Day Calendar, though, that honor is specifically set for May 13.
An American tradition, apples seem inexorably linked to the culture from the very beginning. The first apple orchard, in what would become the U.S., was planted in 1625 in Boston’s Beacon Hill by William Blackstone, according to usapple.org. And of course, everyone is familiar with the legend of Johnny Appleseed.
At its core, apple pie day is a celebration of food and culture. In celebration, we’ve got a quiz to test your apple identification knowledge.