Food & History: August 28 1798 The first American vineyard planted in Lexington, Kentucky. 1837 John Lea and William Perrins of Worcester, England begin manufacturing Worcestershire Sauce. 1898 Caleb D. Bradham renames his new soft drink ‘Pepsi-Cola’ at his pharmacy his customers were calling “Brad’s Drink”. 2000 Foster’s Brewing of Australia acquires Beringer Wine Estates […]
Food & History: May 31 1892 Lea & Perrins label trademarked. 1980 Christopher Kimball begins publishing Cook’s magazine. 1983 Boxer & New York restauranteur Jack Dempsey dies.