Fun facts on bread

 

Facts:

  1. Bread has been an integral part for the Egyptians. It has also been treated as currency at times in olden eras.
  2. Flatbreads date back to the Ancient Egyptians and Pita bread has been in existence for at least 12,000 years in Middle-Eastern countries.
  3. Way back in 1700 the name sandwich came from the man Earl of Sandwich. He granted the use of his name for the concept of meat between bread. 
  4. Did you hear the expression “kiss the cook”. According to cultural legends, if you eat the last piece of bread at a meal, it’s your responsibility to plant one kiss on the cook.
  5. Sliced bread was banned in 1943 in U.S.  The decision was not welcomed though and the ban lasted only a short time.

 

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