The Bread Box-Blog

15
Nov

thanksgiving bread basket

Ideas for Your Thanksgiving Bread Basket

Bread plays a more important role in a Thanksgiving dinner than you might think. People will need a break in between scarfing down massive amounts of turkey, ham, mashed potatoes, baked ziti, and green beans.

read more

02
Nov

putting butter on bread

The Origin of Putting Butter on Bread

Suprisingly, the first smearing of butter on bread was not by Copernicus, the same astronomer who first suggested that the Earth revolves around the Sun, despite popular belief. Recent evidence points to this delicious pair making their debut as early as the 15th century, by a fly fishing woman named Juliana Berners.

read more

26
Oct

twist tie color

The Meaning Behind a Twist Tie Color

Though we all have a different favorite brand or type of bread, they all share one thing in common: the twist tie sealing their freshness. Have you ever wondered why these twist ties come in different colors?

read more

08
Oct

How Much Healthier is Whole Wheat Bread

How Much Healthier is Whole Wheat Bread?

We all have heard people preaching about how whole wheat bread is much better for you than traditional white bread. However, not everyone is aware of the specific reasons why.

read more

21
Sep

simple leftover bread recipes

Simple Leftover Bread Recipes

Did you know that roughly 24 million slices of bread are thrown away every day? Considering how much everyone loves bread, this is some hard news to accept.

read more

07
Sep

ways bread can be oddly useful

8 Ways Bread Can Be Oddly Useful

Do you find yourself obsessed with bread? If you are eating it with almost every meal there’s a good chance you are.

read more

29
Aug

how to revive stale bread

How to Revive Stale Bread

Did your delicious fresh loaf of bread go stale way too soon? Don’t throw it away just yet!

read more

02
Aug

extending shelf life of bread

How to Extend the Shelf Life of Your Bread

Love bread but hate the fact that it often seems to go stale or grow mold too quickly? You’re not alone.

read more

23
Jul

how long have people been eating bread

How Long Have People Been Eating Bread?

If you asked this question as early as last week, the answer would have been radically different than today. Archaeologists have made a fascinating new discovery at a prehistoric site in northeastern Jordan, revealing that people have been eating bread for roughly 15,000 years.

read more

11
Jul

healthy white bread

White Bread May Become A Healthy Option in the Future

White bread is a favorite among people around the world. Even though it has long been considered unhealthy, sales still outnumber those for whole wheat bread.

read more