History and Origins of Foods

Parent Category: Food & Cooking
Who ever thought of eating that? There is a history for everything and food is no exception. A big part of our daily lives, so come explore the culinary history of food and the wonderful facts and myths surrounding this fascinating subject.
A butter tart is a type of small pastry tart highly regarded inCanadian cuisine. It contains a sort of sweet custard.
Chef have to know alot of stuff so there alot of basic food/I'm pretty sure
Anthony Zanetos emigrated to the United States from Greece in 1907.His first job was as an apprentice candy maker in a local candyshop in Columbus, Ohio. It was in 1916, when Anthony experiencedthe urge to go into business for himself. This decision molded thelives of four generations.
The North American rattle snakes were already here and the turkey is native to the Americas. When the English colonists came to North America they brought with them the descendants (that were also new varieties) of the Wild Turkeys that the Spanish explorers brought to Europe centuries before.
it comes from my belly
Rice is better though
Sugar is made in many different countries, but mainly tropical regions, such as Hawaii, southern California, Latin America, and Indonesia. The number one sugar exporter is Brazil, followed by Thailand and Australia.
As far as who was the first restaurant to use all ingredients that are organic, that is hard to say at this point. But, A restaurant doesn't get certified organic. The ingredients that a organic restaurant would use would be certified through the United States Department of Argiculture "USDA" YOu've...
There are many types of root vegetable we might call "potato", from tiny wild potatoes found in the Great Plains of North America to sweet potatoes and the larger tuberous root crop originating in Peru. All of these different types are of American origin and were unknown throughout Europe until...
Greeks made their own variations of Greek salad, and people inAmerica and other countries have added their own twists to it.
In the 18th century, there were several types of crops crown. A fewof the crops were tobacco, okra, peanuts, and grapes.
Welsh rarebit (or rabbit) comes from 18th century GreatBritain . The word Welsh was likely used because during thattime in England, it often meant foreign or inferior. Others feellike it was given the name Welsh because of the high cheesecontent, which was common of Welsh dishes of the time. The...
I'm so glad you asked that! you can use your microwave as a fire by putting things etc. copper and turning it on so they will blow up. you can also throw it at windows and smash them. Actually, microwaves are used around the world for many industrial heating processes as well as medical...
Caribe Chile is Carribean Pepper.
Vines on farms.
Most types of limes do have seeds. These can be saved and sproutedto grow a lime tree. There are also a few types of seedless limes.
the butcher. Or the proccessing plant. Or from you! it simply deboned chicken parts .
Traditional pasties originate from Cornwall, England hence the name Cornish Pasties. Pasties were made for tin miners who could eat their lunches easily and efficiently while down in the mines. Traditional pasties are stuffed with beef, potatoes, swede (type of turnip) or rutabaga, and onions. The...
The first fruit pie was made in the 1500s, but the first cherry pie was made for Queen Elizabeth 1.
Farmer John Brown(1832-1903) of Brookside, Georgia was the first to name the size of an average chicken egg. he said they should be about 2 oz. it should be 2 inches tall and 4 inches in diameter. He set this average of his own eggs after studying the eggs on his plantation in near by Silver Creek,...
Amish chicken refers to chickens that are raised in parts of thecountry that have a large population of Amish people, but itdoesn't necessarily mean that the chicken is any better. Many ofthe birds labeled as such are still confined to coops for theirentire lives, and are not free range. The word is...
Talin is a type of sugar that is 650 times sweeter than ordinary sucrose, fructose, lactose, and glucose (all types of sugar). Talin is made from the West African Katemfe plant.. other anwer from another person: Talin is my name. no kiddin it's spelled the same and everything. This just proves how...
A traditional Greek salad recipe (Horiatiki) will always (and only)include tomato, sliced ​​cucumber, green pepper, sliced red onion,Kalamata olives and of course feta cheese. It must be seasoned withdried oregano and salt and dressed with good quality extra virginolive oil and a splash of...
Classical cuisine originated in France. It was practiced in thegrand restaurants and hotels of Europe and elsewhere for much ofthe 20th century.
There is usually a clue in the name of the dish e.g.. Lancashire Hot Pot, from Lancashire. North Staffs Oatcakes, North Staffordshire. Cornish Pastie, Cornwall. Yorkshire Pudding, Yorkshire. Lincolnshire Sausage. Bury Balck Puddings. Eccles Cakes. Melton Mobury Pork Pies. But sometimes there is no...
In a typical polish family meals are prepared by a woman: wife,mother, grandmother etc. In last 10-20 years, however, it becomesto change, and now more and more men (fathers/husbands or evenolder sons) are interested in cooking.
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Pork and bacon are important export products of Denmark. Denmark isa Scandinavian country that shares its southern border withGermany.
Taste and smell are two of the best tests to determine the qualityof a product. These senses are well developed and can often give abetter understanding of the problem than a laboratory test.
Orville Clarence Redenbacher, the inventor of the brand of popcornthat carries his name, was born in 1907. He died in 1995 when hewas 88 years old.
Many cuts of pork have historically been salted to preserve them,but the part commonly called salt pork comes from the belly of thepig. This is the same place that produces bacon.
passion fruit first came from the south of Brazil, paraguay and the northern areas of Argentina
Greeks eat yogurt (not the sugary, processed, pasturized, mineral-empty junk we eat in America), olives, capers and fish. Many seasonings come from Greece also. Hope I helped, I M 4 Him
The correct spelling is pistachios. Pistachio nuts come from treesand grow in clusters like grapes. Pistachios grow in many placesincluding California, Turkey, Iran, and Syria.
The date and place is uncertain, resources say they have been around since the Greeks and Egyptians.
The year enchiladas were invented was the year of 1949. Back in1949, enchiladas were simply tortilla stuffed with seasoning andsalsa.
The sausage got its name from Falun, the city from where itoriginates, after being introduced by German immigrants who came towork in the region's mines.
Jon Ritz Invented the cracker in the 1900.> John H. Wahl a German immigrant invented the ritz cracker at a bakery in Ohio in the 1900s John Henry Wahl later became an electrical engineer for Westinghouse corporation where he traveled the USA in the early 1900s, with his wife [ Clare Darlington...
Pax Cakes. In some English churches small buns or biscuits called pax cakes (from the Latin for 'peace', pax) are given to the congregation as they leave after a Palm Sunday (the Sunday before Good Friday)service. These cakes, bearing the image of a lamb and/or bearing the words 'peace and good...
There are a variety of types of crops grown in China. Some of theseinclude rice, wheat, corn, soybeans, and tuber crops.
You eat chocolate on Easter because there is so much candy around, it is almost impossible to not to eat it.
You have to increase the specific gravity of the solution in which you are trying to float the egg. You do this by adding solutes to the solution. There is a very old cooks saying that brine (salt water) used for pickling should be "strong enough to float an egg".
Simply crack open the sea urchin, using a knife, and the roe or 'kina' are small yellow or brownish 'tongues' inside. Scoop them out.
Generally beansprouts are coming from Asian countries especially inChina.
We have hot cross bun because Easter is when Jesus died on the cross. On hot cross buns that is what the cross in the middle is for. Jesus give up his life on Good Friday and rose from the dead on Easter Sunday for all of humanity.
who invented fruit loops? . The Kellogg's brothers invented the cereal the fruit loops. (John Harvey Kellogg and Keith Kellogg) When fruit loops were first put on the market, there were only the colors, red, yellow , and orange. Never until later on did green , purple and finally blue ,...
Apple strudel is one that is eaten.
Canada is not a state, it is a Country north of the United States that is a sovereign nation.
Meat pie is from Australia. It is very yummy! Australians LOVE theses!
Answer . James Caleb Jackson produced the first ready bto eat cereal, named, "Granula." It was invented in the mid 1860's.. Will Keith Kellogg, however, was the first to really mass produce ready to eat cereal in Battle Creek, Michigan. This was around 1910. More infor of W.K. Kellogg can be...
The people of Brazil eat many different types of food. Among themare coxinhas, brigadeiro, Pao de Queijo, farofa, feijoada, bolinhode chuva, vatapa, bauru, and misto quente.
The samosa is a deep fried (or baked for a healthier homemade version) small triangular filo pastry parcel filled with spicy vegetables, or spicy meat, or both spicy meat and vegetables. It is eaten as a snack or an appetizer. See Related Questions (further down this page) for more information and...
The enchiladas were invented in Mexico. They can be dated back tothe time of the Mayans in the lake region of the Valley of Mexico.
Côte d'Ivoire, also known as The Ivory Coast
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The headquarters for the H.J. Heinz Company is located in Pittsburgh, PA.
where we can toast breads...
Milk cost $0.62 a gallon in 1945. The minimum wage in 1945 was 40cents per hour and a new home could be purchased for $10,000.
Vanilla is derived from orchids (making it the only fruit bearing member of the orchid family) of the genus Vanilla which was originally native to Mexico. Vanilla planifola, Vanilla tahensis, and Vanilla pompona are the three major variants and are grown around the world in Madagascar, Reunion,...
A totilla de patatas uses those ingrediants.
Mexico: what a GREAT way to recycle/ reuse beans!
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It is impossible to know who the first farmer to grow organic potatoes was. While more farmers grow inorganically now, before the development of synthetic fertilizers and pesticides, all farmers grew organically.
poutine,fries, smors, possims tails and potatoes
A lot of countries grow cocoa beans but the main ones are: • West Africa - Ghana which grows some of the best quality cocoa in the world, Nigeria and Cote D'Ivoire • South America - Brazil and Ecuador • Asia - Malaysia and Indonesia, where cocoa is a relatively new crop, are...
The dish is called kedgeree and it was a breakfast dish.
with a fork.. with a fork.
Sheep milk from Manchega sheep in the province of La Mancha, Spain.
This is a type of meal made by people who like eggs and cheese. Itis made using scrambled eggs. When they are done, cheese is mixedinto the eggs.
The Italian way of living in relation to food is to enjoy all meals in company and take as long over them as is needed. Food eaten on the go or quickly is limited to a cappuccino coffee and pastry in the morning. Fresh food is preferred although the powerful industrial global food lobby is...
Kebab doesn't come from a country, it is made by ingredients from all over the world for example meat, dhaal, chili, ginger. With some of these ingredients (depending on what kind of kebab it is), Pakistan makes quiet a lot of kebabs.
In the city, there mostly apartments, because they hav many people, but not enough land. It's very nice, and the floors r mostly wooden and clean. But if u go deep deep into the country, they do hav town homes.
I'm from England, UK and Shepherd's Pie is eaten here. --------------------- Indeed, Wikipedia states that is started out in England, called "Cottage pie" & the term "Shepherd's pie" was unknown prior to the 1870's. --------------------- I am in America & I was raised on it, but I am not...
1. Appetizers, Hors d'oeuvres, or Les Amuse-bouches (depending onwhere you are in the world. These are the tiny one mouth bites.Served standing or casually sitting but not at the dining table.Drink - Cocktails 2. Entree. The first course served at table. Should beapproximately half the size of the...
Fufu is most often associated with Ghana and other northern and western African countries. _________________________________________________________________ Fufu comes from Ghana. It is its national dish :) - CrAziiChiiCk
There are several different foods in Africa. Three of the mostpopular are piri piri chicken, jollof rice and egusi soup, and Papen vleis.
I think it's germany. Not sure though.
The Staple food of southern Africa is Maize (corn). Although many cultures along the coast of South Africa depend primarily on marine food, the majority of Southern African cultures survive primarily on maize products and foods, the most popular of which seems to be "Pap". Maize also forms a...
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