Today in food history
1911 William A. Mitchell was born (died July 26, 2004). American food chemist. While working for General Foods Corp. he invented Tang, Pop Rocks, Cool Whip, quick-set Jell-O, powdered egg whites, etc.
Today is: National Pumpkin Cheesecake Day
Today’s special is Angel hair pasta with sun-dried tomato pesto and chicken. We’re making our famous focaccia too! Soup: Chicken barley. Scones: pumpkin.