Are You Really Eating Pumpkin?

Are You Really Eating Pumpkin?

[written by Daniel Britt]

There’s a post going around, with disgust, that canned pumpkin really isn’t pumpkin, but squash!

I’ve been checking out the cans at the supermarket, and I am showing one ingredient listed: pumpkin. So what’s the deal?

The story is… the USDA allows some ambiguity between gourds, squash, pumpkin terminology.

But, according to Snopes, this has some hoaxy origins. Check it out here:

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