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National Irish Coffee Day
“Only Irish coffee provides in a single glass all four essential food groups: alcohol, caffeine, sugar and fat”~Alex Levin
A great article about Irish Coffee’s History.
Did you know Irish Coffee and Airports are closely linked?
Today’s Food History
on this day in…
- 1799 The first US patent for a seeding machine was issued to Eliakim Spooner of Vermont
- 1858 Mendelssohn’s “The Wedding March” was first played at Queen Victoria’s daughter’s wedding
- 1945 Grand Rapids, Michigan became the 1st U.S. city to fluoridate its drinking water an effort to reduce tooth deca