Here at MakeBake we have been busy discovering the history of baking! We have put together the below infographic which will take you back in time to 4000BC when the Egyptians pioneered leavening right up to the late 1900’s when cake decorating innovations happened.
You’ll discover interesting facts such as how the word cake came from Scandinavia and how the baking process has evolved over the years. Oh and if you were around the 17th century in Europe you wouldn’t be having a glass of milk with your cake, no, you’d be having a glass of sweet wine or tea! Who’d of thought it!