Essays cover the history of junk foods and convenience foods, along with information on health, diet, and current controversies surrounding the consumption of this type of food.Dr Pepper Doughnuts with holes in the center were not common until the end of the nineteenth century. Purportedly, the hole was developed by the Pennsylvania Dutch because it made for easier dunking in coffee. ... sales did not decline in Canada, where Tim Hortona#39;s restaurant chain complemented doughnuts with sandwiches and other light fare to capture much of Canadaa#39;s fast food business. ... Dunkina#39; Donuts alone sells an estimated 6.4 million doughnuts per day (2.3 billion peranbsp;...
|Title||:||Encyclopedia of Junk Food and Fast Food|
|Author||:||Andrew F. Smith|
|Publisher||:||Greenwood Publishing Group - 2006-01-01|