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Dorcas Reilly, Inventor of the Green Bean Casserole Dies

Indy 67 | Oct 25, 201812:23 PM     1

Dorcas Reilly invented the Green Bean Casserole in response to an AP request for a Thanksgiving appropriate recipe using Campbell's soup and easily available pantry ingredients. The attached article is fascinating reading about the story behind the recipe that's on a huge number of Thanksgiving tables in both its original and its updated form.

Dorcas Reilly, inventor of the green bean casserole, a Thanksgiving favorite, has died at 92

Reilly was an unlikely culinary trail blazer.

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