It is always fun to learn and explore new things. It becomes even more interesting when food is involved and you come to know something that take you by surprise. Check out some of the random facts about your favorite foods that we bet you were not aware about till date!
The first recipe for Onion Rings was a Crisco ad in a 1933 issue of the New York Times Magazine.
Most tortilla chips are triangular shaped because they are cut from a round tortilla.
Nachos were invented in 1943 by a man named Ignacio. Working at a Mexican restaurant and pressured to serve something when the cook was nowhere to be found, he combined the first three things he found in the kitchen: shredded Wisconsin cheddar, tortilla chips, and sliced jalapeños and called it “Nacho Especiales.”
It is said that spring rolls appeared way back in the Eastern Jin Dynasty in China when people would make thin cakes with flour and eat them with vegetables on the day of beginning of spring.
In the 1960’s, the grilled cheese as we know it emerged when the second slice of bread became a standard part of the sandwich.