Food & History: May 29

Food & History: May 29 1630  Charles II, king of England born.  Merry Monarch tea was introduced to England during his reign. 1886  Coca-Cola advertised for the first time in the Atlanta Daily. 1919  Charles Strite applies for a pop-up toaster patent. 2004  Tens of millions of pounds of almonds recalled by one of the […]

Food & History: May 24

Food & History: May 24 1686  Gabriel Fahrenheit born, the German physicist who invented the Fahrenheit temperature scale thermometer. 1893  The Anti-Saloon League was founded by Howard H. Russell at Oberlin, Ohio. 1945  The first Food-O-Mat installed in a New Jersey Grand Union Company store. 1976  Two California wines won top honors in France at […]