Trivia of the Day – November 8

Who invented Chocolate Chips?

Chocolate Chocolate Chip Shortbread Cookies
  1. The Mayans
  2. Nestle
  3. Toll House Inn
  4. Ruth Wakefield


Answer: 4
In 1933, Ruth Wakefield who owned Toll House Inn with her husband prepared cookies for her guests.  While using a cut-up Nestle chocolate bar as a substitute for something she did not have, she created the chocolate chip cookie.  Nestle stuck a deal with her later to print her recipe on their Toll House Inn brand chocolate chips in exchange for a lifetime supply of chocolate.

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