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The most important American family “food event”—a festival or custom focusing on food—is Thanksgiving. It is the oldest “American” holiday, although its roots are British, with the farm-family holiday of Harvest Home. The Plymouth Colony Pilgrims' first Thanksgiving in 1621 remains ...

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