Episode 276 Baking Powder Wars A History

First patented in 1856 baking powder sparked a classic American struggle for business supremacy For nearly a century brands battled to win loyal consumers for the new leavening miracle transforming American commerce and advertising even as they touched off a chemical revolution in the world s kitchens Linda Civitello chronicles the titanic struggle that reshaped America s diet and rewrote its recipes Click here to visit this podcast episode