Keep your buns warm with this early toaster
There are some culinary inventions that are just hard to top, and toast is one of them. For as long people have had bread enterprising chefs have been figuring out simple ways to heat it up and make it all the more delicious – by 1893 electric toasters were on the market, although they weren’t available across the world the way things are now. The earliest versions of toasters weren’t the kind of set it and forget contraptions that we have today. Instead they only toasted one side of bread at a time and they had to be monitored by the eater in order to achieve that appropriate level of char.
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