Hungry History

Category: Bread

sliced bread

Who Invented Sliced Bread?

Everybody’s heard the expression “the greatest thing since sliced bread,” but who actually invented the popular food?

richmond bread riots

Bread or Blood: The Richmond Bread Riots

Find out what made Southern women take to the streets during the American Civil War.


Sourdough, From Start to Finish (Video)

Host Ian Knauer bakes a crusty loaf of sourdough, thought to be the oldest kind of bread in existence.


A Brief History of Bread

Bread, in all its various forms, is the most widely consumed food in the world.