Vermont September 24, 2016
13 Questions You Can Only Answer If You’re From Vermont
People are naturally curious about Vermont. After all, they’ve heard about the foliage, covered bridges and maple syrup, but there are some questions that you can best answer if you’re from the good old Green Mountain State. Be sure to add your
favorite questions that people ask you when they learn you’re from Vermont and other things that only a Vermonter can answer.
1. What's a creemee?
It's a soft serve ice cream, and many places have dozens of incredible flavors.
2. Where can I see the fall foliage?
3. Why is maple syrup so expensive?
It takes 40 gallons of sap to boil down and make one gallon of syrup - it's hard work!
4. How do I become a Vermonter?
If you weren't born here, you'll never be an official Vermonter. No exceptions.
5. Who's Champ?
Champ is the monster who may or may not live in Lake Champlain. We'll also accept the mascot for the Lake Monsters.
6. What if all beer was craft beer?
Well, if it was all VERMONT craft beer then we'd be in beer heaven.
7. Where is the gas station attendant?
Oh just pump it yourself already!
8. What state is Vermont in?
What did you learn in school?!
9. How are your highways so beautiful?
Because Vermont is beautiful. Also, we outlawed billboards so they don't ruin the views.
10. When will this construction be over?
11. How often is school cancelled?
Rarely, even with a foot of new snow.
12. Can you say “Mountain”?
13. What's sugar on snow?
Kristin Grimes/Only In Your State
Only the best sweet treat on Earth! It should be enjoyed with a plain doughnut or a pickle, though.
If you can answer these questions, you probably have done these
15 things every true Vermonter has done at least once.