Category Archives: Food/Drink
By MyVintageGeneration | Published: February 22, 2013
It’s time to indulge ourselves with a little peppermint snack. Enjoy this winter-themed commercial for York Peppermint Patties.
By MyVintageGeneration | Published: January 2, 2013
Here’s a fun, wintery vintage TV commercial. During these cold, snowy nights what could be better than mug of hot Borden‘s Dutch Chocolate Milk!
By MyVintageGeneration | Published: November 30, 2012
It’s been a couple of week’s but the collapse of the Hostess food brand is still a bit hard to swallow. Sure another company probably will come in and re-package and re-brand Twinkies, Cup Cakes and Fruit Pies, but they will never truly be the same. So let’s eat and wax nostalgia for one of [...]
By MyVintageGeneration | Published: November 16, 2012
This weekend many of us will be spending time in the kitchen getting ready for Thanksgiving. So in that spirit I trolled around the internet looking for a food-related vintage video. I came across this fun channel on You Tube. It’s called The Vintage Kitchen and it this week’s My Vintage Video. The channel is [...]
By MyVintageGeneration | Published: October 19, 2012
‘Tis the season for apple picking and baking homemade apple pies! If there are no orchards or bakeries near you, then unfortunately you’ll have to make do with a Hostess Apple Fruit Pie. Enjoy this week’s My Vintage Video.
By MyVintageGeneration | Published: September 9, 2012
Fifty years ago Andy Warhol started using Campbell Tomato Soup Cans in his art. Now, the soup company has released a set of limited-edition soup cans inspired by the Pop artist. The set of 4 cans are available for a limited time only at Target stores. Campbell Soup says only 1.2 million cans are for [...]
By MyVintageGeneration | Published: August 10, 2012
Let’s raise a glass to Julia Child! The celebrated cook was born 100 years ago this month.
By MyVintageGeneration | Published: July 29, 2012
When in Rhode Island, consider sipping a Del’s frozen lemonade. Del’s is an iconic brand in the Ocean State. It was founded by Angelo DeLucia in 1948. He got the recipe for this special lemonade from his Italian father. DeLucia first set up a small pushcart in Cranston, Rhode Island. His lemonade was so successful [...]
By MyVintageGeneration | Published: April 9, 2012
This fondue set brings back memories. I remember visiting family friends as they were sitting around a table dunking meat into hot oil. My parents and I were amazed and thought it was a fun way to eat. Soon after my parents bought this fondue set. It was in the late 1970s. The history of [...]
By MyVintageGeneration | Published: March 22, 2012
Earlier this month, the Oreo cookie turned 100 years old! As a belated birthday gift, I’d like to present this vintage commercial. So grab a glass of cold milk and dunk an Oreo cookie in it!