Are any of these on your Thanksgiving menu this year?
They were in 1621, when the Pilgrims held their first feast, which lasted for three days:
herbs and spices introduced by the Wampanoag
They might have had honey or maple sap for sweeteners.
No sweets, such as pies, cakes and other desserts – no sugar available for that.
Some of this was recorded in journals written by people who were there; some of it is conjecture, based on general information about the time period and location.
So what’s on your shopping list?