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On This Date January 2

On this date in 1902 Willis Carrier was an American engineer who first developed modern air conditioning systems. Carrier invented the first air conditioning system for a printer in New York in 1902. After some improvements Carrier was granted a

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Earliest Wine Making

Europeans have been squeezing wine from grapes for hundreds of years longer than previously believed, a new archaeological find in Georgia suggests. Previously, the oldest evidence of grape wine-making was identified in the Zagros Mountains of Iran, dating to about

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Lunchtime Trivia Friday, October 6

There are over 8,000 types of this worldwide. Food. The average person eats 3.6kg’s of a year. 72 million tons a year are produced worldwide. What is it? A:  Grapes Source info Image- Helen Taylor for Jewel 92

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On This Day In History, Dom Perignon Perfected Champagne

On this date in 1693 Dom Pérignon perfected Champagne. From wikipedia Dom Pérignon (1638–1715) was a monk and cellar master at the Benedictine abbey in Hautvillers. He pioneered a number of winemaking techniques around 1670—being the first to blend grapes in

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Lunchtime Trivia Tues Dec 13

Q: This Christmas treat was created by a baker in the late 1800’s. What is it?

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Lunchtime Trivia Mon June 6

Q: No one knows for sure who invented this but the first documented description and instructions dates back to the 1920’s in a Girl Scouts document. What is it? A: Some Mores which became S’Mores. “One early published recipe for

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History Bite

— On this date in 1896, the first modern Olympic Games opened in Athens, Greece. — On this date in 1930, Twinkies were invented .. — On this date in 1938, Teflon was invented — On this date in 1954,

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Today In History

— On this date in 1932, Vitamin C was discovered — On this date in 1964, VCRs were introduced — On this date in 1964, The Beatles occupied all of the top five positions on theBillboard singles chart — On

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