Hungry History

Category: Soup

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The Origins of the Mysterious Green Bean Casserole

This mixture of canned soup, frozen green beans and fried onions has graced holiday buffets since the 1950s. But who came up with this trinity, and why has it become so famous?

Anglo-Indian Cuisine

A Spot of Curry: Anglo-Indian Cuisine

Explore the strong influence of Indian cuisine on the English food scene, and try out a recipe for mulligatawny soup.

Food Remedies

More Than Chicken Soup: Food Remedies

Find out how food has been keeping the doctor away since the days of our Neolithic ancestors.

Turtle Soup

The Rise and Fall of Turtle Soup

Explore the history of turtle soup, and then whip up a (mock) batch of your own.