The Story Behind Green Bean Casserole

The Story Behind Green Bean Casserole
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Green bean casserole was definitely not at the first Thanksgiving.

Yet, this hearty side dish has become a staple at Thanksgiving dinner. Ever wonder why this dish has become a classic on the final Thursday every November?

Even if the dish isn't authentically Thanksgiving, the green bean casserole has been around for longer than you might think.

Check out the slideshow above to learn how the tradition of eating green bean casserole for Thanksgiving came to be.

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