The Whoopie Pie’s Rightful Home Is Maine – Here’s Why!

If you live in or love Maine you’re probably familiar with the Whoopie Pie. The delicious sugary wonder made from a dream combo of chewy cake-like cookies and buttery cream has been delighting Mainers for generations. But, it’s not all sweet. There’s been an ages-long battle between Maine and Pennsylvania over the true owner of this delectable delight. Once and for all, we’d like to answer the question. The true owner of the whoopie pie is Maine.

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If you’re looking for other Maine-only foods, check out this list of iconic Maine delicacies.