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April 12th is National Grilled Cheese Day!

Posted on April 12, 2018

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Happy Grilled Cheese Day!

Here are today’s five interesting food facts about Grilled Cheese:

  • Grilled cheese sandwiches originally showed up in America during the roaring 20’s.
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  • It is said that grilled cheese was first served as an open-face sandwich.
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  • A grilled cheese sandwich is often accompanied by tomato soup, a southern delicacy!
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  • Grilled cheese sandwiches can be served with bacon , tomato, and various other additions.  It makes the meal much more filling.
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  • April is national grilled cheese sandwich month.  Be sure to celebrate heartily!
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Today’s Food History

  • 1748 Antoine-Laurent de Jussieu was born. A French botanist whose ideas formed the foundation of a natural plant classification system.
  • 1985 The four ‘unicorns’ of Ringling Brothers Barnum & Bailey Circus were declared to be only goats with surgically implanted horns by federal inspectors. The circus was ordered to stop advertising them as unicorns
  • 1988 The first U.S. patent on an animal life form was issued to Harvard scientists for a genetically engineered mouse.
  • 1989 The USSR issued ration cards for sugar due to a shortage
  • 2001 Maryland banned the farming of genetically modified fish in any waters linked to other bodies of water.

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April 12th is National Grilled Cheese Day!

Posted on April 12, 2017

High-res version

Here are today’s five interesting food facts about Grilled Cheese:

 

  • Grilled cheese sandwiches originally showed up in America during the roaring 20’s.

 

giphy3

 

  • It is said that grilled cheese was first served as an open-face sandwich.

 

grilled_cheese_sandwich

 

  • A grilled cheese sandwich is often accompanied by tomato soup, a southern delicacy!

 

grilled_cheese_sandwich_with_tomato_soup

 

  • Grilled cheese sandwiches can be served with bacon , tomato, and various other additions.  It makes the meal much more filling.

 

grilled_cheese_sandwich

 

  • April is national grilled cheese sandwich month.  Be sure to celebrate heartily!

 

giphy4

 

 

Today’s Food History

  • 1748 Antoine-Laurent de Jussieu was born. A French botanist whose ideas formed the foundation of a natural plant classification system.
  • 1985 The four ‘unicorns’ of Ringling Brothers Barnum & Bailey Circus were declared to be only goats with surgically implanted horns by federal inspectors. The circus was ordered to stop advertising them as unicorns
  • 1988 The first U.S. patent on an animal life form was issued to Harvard scientists for a genetically engineered mouse.
  • 1989 The USSR issued ration cards for sugar due to a shortage
  • 2001 Maryland banned the farming of genetically modified fish in any waters linked to other bodies of water.

  

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