In between our news on fast food, bacon and the latest shows on the Food Network, we can’t leave you without an occasional food history lesson. November 26th is National Cake Day, a holiday that reminds how wonderful dessert can be, and how truly colorful a history our favorite cakes have.
Instead of boring you with an essay on the origins of carrot cake, we’ve visualized a walk through the decades and pointed out everything you need to know about the cakes we love to consume in this infographic:
A hearty THANK YOU to Elie and the gang at Foodbeast.com for the reminder that today is indeed National Cake Day! I’ll celebrate with my favorite cake of all, Chicago’s very own Eli’s Cheesecake, thankyouverymuch.