Food & History: October 30

Food & History: October 30 1815  Horticulturist Andrew Jackson Downing born. Author of ‘The Fruits and Fruit Trees of America’.  1877  Irma S. Rombauer born, Author of ‘The Joy of Cooking’. 1929  Prohibition ends in Canada, replaced by government control of liquor sales. 1964  Buffalo Wings created by Teressa Bellissimo at the Anchor Bar in […]

Food & History: September 9

Food & History: September 9 1754  Captain William Bligh born. The most famous mutiny in history took place on his ship while returning from Tahiti with breadfruit trees. 1843  Nancy M. Johnson receives a patent for the hand cranked ice cream freezer. 1890  Harland Sanders was born, Founder of Kentucky Fried Chicken fast food restaurant […]