Today in History: February 1 1939 State Representative Cleveland Sleeper Jr. introduces a bill to the Maine Legislature making it illegal to use tomatoes in clam chowder. New England clam chowder is typically white/cream based, while Manhattan clam chowder has a tomato base. 1953 Kraft Cheese & Dairy Company founder James Lewis Kraft dies. 1982 […]
Angeloni’s Restaurant & Pizzeria I finally found the most perfect piece of pizza which eliminates most of the guilt of eating more then two slices. Its the “Thinny Thin” from Angeloni’s in Caldwell NJ. Its incredibly delicious, but even more incredible is how thin the crust is. Of course there is no such thing as […]
Linwood Pizza Outwater Lane, Garfield NJ A very clean place, not sure how long it has been there, but they have another location in Fort Lee NJ. Nothing special here, it is a typical strip mall pizzeria. They have a special every day, only $11 for a whole pizza. honestly, this is the way to […]
Today in History: January 31 1817 French Chef Antoine Beauvilliers dies. He founded La Grande Taverne de Londres, the first luxury restaurant. 1957 Canada makes Thanksgiving Day a national holiday. 1980 Coca Cola starts substituting high fructose corn due to rising sugar costs. 1990 The first McDonald’s opens in Moscow, Russia. 2001 Germany announces to destroy […]
Today in History: January 30 1516 Duke Wilhalm IV instituted Reinheitsgebot, the German beer purity law as a matter of consumer protection. 1906 NECCO registered ‘NECCO Sweets’ trademark for its candy. 1912 California Fruit Growers Exchange registers the ‘Sunkist’ trademark for lemons. 1912 Hawaiian Pineapple Company registered ‘JDDole’ as a trademark for canned pineapple.
Today in History: January 29 1878 The first patent for a glass milk container issued to George Lester. 1924 Carl R. Taylor receives a US patent for an ice cream cone rolling machine.
Today in History: January 28 1916 Canada passes a law allowing the use of liquor at home but not in public bars. 1939 Rose Gray born, one of the most influential British chefs and restaurateurs of the 20th century.
Today in History: January 27 1970 James M. Schlatter receives a US patent for aspartame, which is marketed as NutraSweet as a healthier replacement for sugar but is later to find it has other health issues.
Today in History: January 26 1915 Corn Products Refining Company registers ‘ARGO’ as a trademark for its corn starch. 1925 Paul Newman born. Actor, director, race car driver, and also co-founded ‘Newman’s Own’ food company, which donates all profits to charity. 1962 Michael Chiarello born, celebrity chef, author, winery owner and TV host.
Aquila Forno Tucked away in a very small and short street, you can easily miss this place, but you would be missing a lot. Fair warning, this is a very small place with only a few tables. So plan ahead, and plan to wait, but it will be worth it The pizza is rated one […]