Food & History: September 13

Food & History: September 13 1592  Michel de Montaigne dies, a famous quote of his “A man should not so much respect what he eats, as with whom he eats.” 1755  Oliver Evans born inventor of the first automatic flour mill. 1833  The first shipment of imported ice arrived in Calcutta, India from Boston in an […]

Food & History: July 8

Food & History: July 8 1831  John Styth Pemberton, the pharmacist who invented Coca-Cola is born. 1844  Mary Johnson Bailey Lincoln born, author of the original ‘Boston Cooking School Cook Book’. 1949  Chef, Restaurantuer and Author Wolfgang Puck born in Austria. 1957  Chocolatier William Cadbury dies at age 89. 2009  The town of Bundanoon in New […]