The tale of young George Washington cutting down a cherry tree and confessing “I cannot tell a lie” is, well, a lie. The colorful anecdote was first published in 1809, the year after Washington’s death, by Parson Weems. (SOURCE)
Not a significant source of saturated fat, trans fat, cholesterol, vitamin D, calcium and iron.
*The % Daily Value tells you how much a nutrient in a serving of food contributes to a daily diet. 2000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.
According to archaeologists, apple trees existed along the Nile in Egypt as early as 1300 B.C. The first observed cider consumption comes from Greek records circa 55 B.C. where the locals of Kent (in what is now England) were seen enjoying apple cider.