And you've probably eaten a whole box.
Via Papa JohnsVia Papa Murphy'sVia Papa Gino'sVia Big Mama's & Papa's Pizzeria
New England's finest pizza chain.
Color & Flavor
According to the State of Vermont, the darker the syrup, the stronger its flavor.
AppleVia Food NetworkLemon MeringueVia Gary Junken / finecooking.comPumpkinVia PillsburyBlueberryVia Food Network
Blueberries are actually the official state fruit of Maine.
Bertucci's Brick Oven Pizza
It's either that or eat literally all of the rolls and olive oil. So. Good.
A furniture store! Jordan's Furniture, to be precise.
While you can find this restaurant in four other stand-alone locations, the best one is obviously the one in Natick, MA inside the Jordan's Furniture, aka the most entertaining furniture store ever.
Via Incredible EggVia Annie McManus / thelittlegsp.comVia ChowhoundVia Nicole Neverman / picnicnz.blogspot.com
Surprise, it's not a pie at all!
It's a cake that is filled with a custard or cream filling and frosted with chocolate.
The North End
The oldest residential community in Boston and packed with proud Italian Americans, there's no better place to get a heaping plate of pasta and a delicious cannoli.
Via Bishop'sVia Ben & Jerry'sVia Friendly'sVia J.P. Licks
Home of the most delicious frappe in New England. (FRAPPE. Not milkshake. There's a difference.)
Lobster RollVia Patrick McNamara / foodnetwork.comFluffernutterVia Aimee Seavey / yankeemagazine.comRoast Beef SandwichVia chas53 / ThinkstockShawarmaVia bhofack2 / Thinkstock
This humble, beautiful marriage of peanut butter and marshmallow fluff was invented in Massachusetts during WWI.
New HampshireVia rufus young / ThinkstockRhode IslandVia rufus young / ThinkstockConnecticutVia rufus young / ThinkstockVermontVia rufus young / Thinkstock
Cabot Creamery is a cooperative of dairy farm families throughout New York and New England, and you can visit the headquarters in Cabot, VT.
The HamburgerVia Paulesaule / ThinkstockSubwayVia Subway"Apizza"Via @apizzascholls / twitter.comLegal Sea FoodsVia Legal Sea Foods
The first Legal Sea Foods Restaurant opened in Cambridge, MA in 1968.
Subway opened its first store in Bridgeport, CT in 1965, and "apizza" is New Haven-style Neapolitan pizza. And while many claim to have invented the hamburger, Louis' Lunch in New Haven, CT has a strong claim to have sold the first one in 1900.
Rhode Island Clam Chowder has a clear broth.
As opposed to the creamy, thick consistency of New England Clam Chowder.
Sankaty Head LightVia Shackleford-Photography / ThinkstockNauset LightVia jaypetersen / ThinkstockMonomoy LighthouseVia Lighthouser / nelights.blogspot.comRace Point LighthouseVia suefeldberg / Thinkstock
The familiar red topped-white bottomed lighthouse is featured on every bag of Cape Cod Potato Chips.
This Food Quiz Knows If You're From New England
That's a shame. But there's still time to check out all the amazing food that makes it the greatest region of America. Book a flight and order a lobster roll, stat!
Maybe you were born there, or visit family there often. Or perhaps you've vacationed on Cape Cod or up in Maine a few times. Either way, you've still got some food learning to do. No better excuse for a trip back!
You were clearly raised and/or live in the greatest, oldest region of America. Consequently, you have extremely high standards for seafood and ice cream, and can't help but say "chowdah" no matter how faint your accent is. Heck, you probably churned butter at Sturbridge Village once, didn't you?