Hungry History

Category: Spices


Cinnamon’s Spicy History

Cinnamon has been in use by humans for thousands of years—possibly as early as 2,000 B.C.


Off the Spice Rack: The Story of Pepper

Once a highly valuable spice, pepper has influenced regional cuisine the world over.


Off the Spice Rack: The Story of Salt

Not just tasty but essential for life, salt has a long and tumultuous history all its own.

Ancient Egyptian Foods

Spices of Life in Ancient Egypt

Explore the ancient Egyptian diet and try out a traditional spice blend at home.