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Infographic: A History of Chocolate, 1520 - 2014

OUP Book on Sugar and Sweets in history created an infographic and shared on blog/facebook with millions of readers. Example of a Great Marketing Effort from a book publisher for an author.

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WHY GREAT GRANDMA HAD SUCH A HAPPY CHILDHOOD! - COCAINE LACED MEDICINE!
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6 Easy Steps to Make Your Own Sugar Skulls for Dia de Muertos

9 Steps to Make Your Own Sugar Skulls for Dia de los Muertos: Assemble your supplies for the sugar skulls (see below the picture)

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It seems as though no other substance occupies so much of the world’s land, for so little benefit to humanity, as sugar. According to the latest data, sugarcane is the world’s third most valuable crop after cereals and rice, and occupies 26,942,686 hectares of land across the globe. Its main output – apart from commercial…

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The Cambridge World History of Food - edited by Kenneth F. Kiple and Krimhild Conee Ornelas, published by Cambridge University Press

Like many great challenges of the 21st century, the science identifying the problems with sugar seems clear. What's lacking is the will to address them.

Appalachia has a long history of sugar making. The Cherokees threw hot rocks into hollowed-out logs that were filled with sap. The early colonial settlers, too, quickly learned to make the sweet stuff: even though census enumerators were inconsistent in reporting maple sugar production, the 1790 output is reported for 26 Appalachian counties of southwest Virginia, West Virginia, eastern Kentucky, and eastern Tennessee.

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5 Things You May Not Know About Dia de los Muertos and Sugar Skull History

Sugar Skull History- Dia de los Muertos http://mexicanfood.about.com/od/history/a/SugarSkullHistory.htm

How to Make a Sugar Cube Igloo

These sugar cube igloos are a fun and interactive Canadian craft for teaching kids about the history of the Inuit people. They also make wonderfully unique Canadian party decorations!

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Cakes Throughout U.S. History - infographic designed by Jay Layman for Cook's Country http://www.cookscountry.com/ #history #cakes #food

Cakes Throughout U.S. History - infographic designed by Jay Layman for Cook's Country http://www.cookscountry.com/ #history #cakes #food

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