"Modern chemistry? Tick. Color photography? Tick. Both Irish inventions, and, as you can see from the infographic, there are many more. And when it comes to refreshing beverages, it’s not just Guinness that should come to mind. Raise a toast to soda water and chocolate milk, both Irish inventions to rival the black stuff. Read more: 10 Irish Inventions That Changed The World - An Infographic"
This Black Forest Poke Cake is a gooey chocolate cake filled with hot fudge and cherry pie filling. It is topped with fresh whipped cream and chocolate shavings. When I sat down to write this post, I thought to myself, I wonder who invented the original black forest cake and what its significance is in …
Today's WikiPick is Ruth Graves Wakefield, born today in 1903. Perhaps most would not recognize her name but just about everyone is familiar with what she invented - the chocolate chip cookie! Doesn't she look someone who would serve you a plate of warm cookies and a glass of cold milk? #wikitree #genealogy
Who Invented Chocolate | Coenraad Van Houten The modern era of chocolate making began in 1828 when Van Houten patented his method for removing most of the cocoa butter from processed cacao, leaving a powdered chocolate.
It might surprise you to know that German chocolate cake has no German origins. The name comes from Sam German, an American who invented a dark chocolate baking bar in 1852 for the Baker’s Chocolate company.