History You Can Sink Your Teeth Into
(NAPSA) - In 1902, America was a rapidly growing and changing nation. It was a time of invention, industrial innovation and accelerated immigration, blending cultures and cuisines. It was also a time when many favorite all-American foods-such as peanut butter and jelly sandwiches, animal crackers and banana splits- first became popular.
That year also marked the very first time light and dark corn syrups became available in tins. Karo Corn Syrup, founded that year, quickly became a favorite ingredient in desserts, breads, sweet rolls, sauces and fillings.
The syrup, now considered as American as apple pie, is an essential ingredient in a Stars and Stripes Cheesecake:
Prep Time: 30 minutes - Cook Time: 25 minutes - Chill Time: 1 hour