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 History of Food

Articles on Food and Culinary History


Jump to:-  Famous Culinary Characters  |  Farming & Agriculture  | General | Ingredients | Recipes



See also:-     History of World Cuisines   |   Origins of Ingredients



This section contains a series of articles dedicated to the history of all things culinary - food, ingredients, recipes, dining, farming and agriculture. It will be added to over the coming months, gradually building up into a comprehensive section about the history of foods, recipes, culinary traditions and agriculture,  so be sure to check back frequently for updates.


For those of you who are interested in the history of worldwide cuisines or the origins of ingredients, take a look at  the sections linked to above (in red) for lots of information plus, of course, lots of recipes.


Famous Culinary Characters

History of Mrs Beeton History of Andrč Michelin
History of Auguste Escoffier History of Sake Dean Mahomet
History of Julia Child

Farming & Agriculture

History of Cattle Domestication Worldwide


History of Cordon Bleu Cuisine

History of Michelin Stars
History of Hot Dogs History of Rocky Road Ice Cream
History of Ice Cream History of Thanksgiving Day (USA)
History of  Collop Monday WWII Food Rationing

History of Caesar Salad

History of Bramley Apples

History of Christmas Pudding

History of Chocolate

History of The Club Sandwich History of Monterey Jack Cheese
History of Cornish Pasties History of Stilton Cheese
History of Croque Monsieur History of Worcestershire Sauce
History of Eccles Cakes History of Mincemeat
History of Eggnog  
History of Gnocchi  
History of Ravioli  
History of Yorkshire Pudding  


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