“I’m not sure about these cookies,” Romney said, and continued to tease one of the women at the table: “Did you make those cookies? You didn’t, did you? No. No. They came from the local 7-Eleven bakery or wherever.”
The cookies came from Bethel Bakery, a popular local bakery, according to local reports.
“We wanted him to be welcomed with the best in the burgh, and he had no idea,” bakery owner John Walsh told the local ABC affiliate WTAE. “This guy has no idea how beloved this institution is that provided these cookies.”