Eat Like Obama: The President's Favorite Foods

From Hawaii to Illinois to D.C., it's fair to say that a lot has changed for President Barack Obama. One thing that's remained unchanged? His appetite. We've got recipes to span his lifetime, from his childhood to his family dinners at the White House (12 Photos)

Jacquelyn Lumley and Kristen Aiken on Jan 21, 2013 at 9:30AM

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Eat Like Obama: The President's Favorite Foods

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Sweet Potato Pie

President Obama has proclaimed sweet potato pie as his favorite on many occasions, mentioning it in the following speech:

“We decided to stop at a diner because I was hungry and I decided I wanted some pie. Pie. That’s what I wanted. ... I like sweet potato pie. I'm thinking of having a sweet potato pie here in Philadelphia. Because I've heard a lot of people are saying they can make sweet potato pie. I'll put it up against my mother in law's sweet potato pie.”
-- President Barack Obama, October 2008

Get the recipe for Sweet Potato Pie

Quote and recipe courtesy of The Obama Menu: Dining with Barack Obama by Taste TV/TCB Cafe Publishing, 2009.

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