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Wednesday Winner: (Grand National) Bake-Off # 6: "Open Sesame" Pie

In the 1930’s, the major oil used by Americans was sesame oil.  At that time, the United States was importing 58 million pounds of sesame seeds a year, mostly for oil.  Two events changed the use of sesame oil-  World War II, along with the development of inexpensive soybean and cottonseed oil caused importing the seeds to […]

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