12 Regional American Desserts to Make Right Now

Ever had cookie salad? Or persimmon pudding? Dig into America’s weird sweet tooth

bySAVEUR Editors| PUBLISHED Jun 8, 2018 4:30 PM
12 Regional American Desserts to Make Right Now
Andre Baranowski
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Persimmon pudding is to Indiana as Turtleback cookies are to Alabama as key lime pie is to Florida—it goes on and on. While every region, every state, every city across the United States loves a little something sweet at the end of a meal (or between meals, or for breakfast), not all people eat dessert the same way. Above, our favorite regional American desserts.