Deep Dish, Twisted Food History! – Episode 14: History of Peanut Butter Cups!

In this spooOOoky edition of Deep Dish, we explore the Halloween favorite that introduced the perfect combo of peanut butter and chocolate to the world – peanut butter cups.  Would peanut butter cups have been invented if Reese hadn’t been such a horndog?  What’s the connection between peanut butter cups and Elvis?  Does Reese’s come up with some of the best marketing ideas around?  Listen now to find out!

Highlights

  • A look back at some of our favorite and earliest Halloween costumes.
  • An explanation of how peanuts came to the United States from Africa, even though they’re native to South America.
  • The bromance between Hershey and Reese that made peanut butter cups so damn successful.   
  • Halloween robots that give you Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups!  (And yes, there’s more than one type of Reese’s dispensing Halloween robot!)
  • Another edition of Poor Taste where we look at some candy and Halloween related news that made us shake our heads and roll our eyes.

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Episode 17: Off Topic! Christmas Special! Deep Dish: Twisted Food History!

We go off-topic in this holly-jolly Christmas edition of Deep Dish!  We go a bit overboard with Advent calendars this year. (Hint, there's two of us, and FIVE calendars)We discuss the abomination that is pizza-flavored candy canes.Inexplicably, pizza candy canes isn't even the worst variety that we talk about in this episode…A very special holiday edition of Shitty Old Recipes, with TWO unthinkable nightmares! (One of which looks like something that you dragged out from underneath your car.)
  1. Episode 17: Off Topic! Christmas Special!
  2. Episode 16: Chili Con Carne!
  3. Episode 15: Ranking Thanksgiving Foods!
  4. Episode 14: Peanut Butter Cups!
  5. Episode 13: Pumpkin Spice Lattes

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