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History of Sweets Through The Centuries


Historians have revealed that our sweet tooth developed as early as 8,000BC - when cavemen roamed the earth. Sweets through the ages timeline shows how treats have evolved over 10,000 years

Confectionery historian Tim Richardson says our sweet-loving taste buds have changed over the centuries. He has written an informative post on the history of sweets.

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Here is another post for Historical Fiction authors who may need to be sure their fictional characters are eating the right sweets of their era.

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