• In 1890, Pepsi-Cola was invented by Caleb Bradham and was originally called "Brad's Drink."
  • The largest bottle size of wine is called a Nebuchadnezzar. It holds about four gallons, or 20 regular bottles worth, of wine.
  • Soy protein is the only plant protein that contains all 8 essential amino acids and is considered a complete protein.
  • French toast isn't French. It comes from a Roman cookbook titled "Apicius on Cooking", dating back to between 1000 and 2000B.C.
  • A person who is a specialist in wine making is called an oenologist.
  • The straw was probably invented by Egyptian brewers to taste in-process beer without removing the fermenting ingredients which floated on the top of the container.
  • The first ice cream cones were sold at the St. Louis World's Fair in 1904 and by a New York ice cream vendor
  • There is a bar in London that sells vaporized vodka, which is inhaled instead of sipped.
  • Draught beers are rarely pasteurised and should be consumed in less that 30 days.
  • Budweiser beer is named after a town in Czechoslovakia.
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