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National Sloppy Joe Day

Posted on March 18, 2013

National Sloppy Joe Day

Five Food Finds about Sloppy Joes

  • Most believe the sloppy joe was first served in Havannah Cuba at the bar and café “Sloppy Joe’s” in the early 1900’s.
  • The sloppy joe goes by many names, including manwich, slush burger, yum yums,barbecue, dynamite, and even sloppy jane.
  • “Sloppy Joe’s” were mentioned in several movies of the 1930’s, Citizen Kane and even It’s a Wonderful Life. Even though it was not  widely popular until the 1960’s.
  • In 1969, Hunt’s revolutionized the Sloppy Joe when it introduced its Manwich Sloppy Joe Sauce.
  • Many say that a cook named Joe in Sioux City, Iowa, in the 1920′ created a sandwich of  “loose meat” served in bread, a “sloppy’ Joe

Today’s Food History

on this day in…

1863 Women rioted in Salisbury, North Carolina, to protest the lack of flour and salt in the Confederacy.

1925 ‘Tea for Two’ was recorded by Binnie Hale & the Palace Theater Orchestra.

1946 The Andrews Sisters recorded ‘Avocado’

1966  RIP Hedda Hopper, Gossip columnist. Her famous Quote: “Having only friends [and no enemies] would be dull….like eating eggs without salt.”

History of the Manwich

Posted on March 18, 2012

Manwich is the brand name of a canned sloppy joe sauce  introduced in 1969. The can contains seasoned tomato sauce that is added to cooked ground beef in a skillet. It is marketed as a quick and easy one-pan meal for the whole family. Manwich’s slogan is, “A sandwich is a sandwich, but a Manwich is a meal.” Manwich is also commonly used as an alternate name for a Sloppy Joe, an American dish of ground beef, onions, sweetened tomato sauce or ketchup and other seasonings, served on a hamburger bun.  Commercially made sauces are also available. Textured vegetable protein may be used as a vegetarian substitute for the meat. The Original Sloppy Joe Sandwich was invented by a cook named Joe at a cafe…

March 18 – National Sloppy Joe Day

Posted on March 18, 2012

National Sloppy Joe Day

Five Food Finds about Sloppy Joes

  • Most believe the sloppy joe was first served in Havannah Cuba at the bar and café “Sloppy Joe’s” in the early 1900’s.
  • The sloppy joe goes by many names, including manwich, slush burger, yum yums,barbecue, dynamite, and even sloppy jane.
  • “Sloppy Joe’s” were mentioned in several movies of the 1930’s, Citizen Kane and even It’s a Wonderful Life. Even though it was not  widely popular until the 1960’s.
  • In 1969, Hunt’s revolutionized the Sloppy Joe when it introduced its Manwich Sloppy Joe Sauce.
  • Many say that a cook named Joe in Sioux City, Iowa, in the 1920′ created a sandwich of  “loose meat” served in bread, a “sloppy’ Joe

Today’s Food History

on this day in…

1863 Women rioted in Salisbury, North Carolina, to protest the lack of flour and salt in the Confederacy.

1925 ‘Tea for Two’ was recorded by Binnie Hale & the Palace Theater Orchestra.

1946 The Andrews Sisters recorded ‘Avocado’

1966  RIP Hedda Hopper, Gossip columnist. Her famous Quote: “Having only friends [and no enemies] would be dull….like eating eggs without salt.”

  

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