Category Archives: Food/Drink
By MyVintageGeneration | Published: November 22, 2017
It’s known as a seasoning for all types of meat and fish, but Bell’s Seasoning is best known for being used on a Thanksgiving turkey. The seasoning was founded by William G Bell in 1867, three years after Thanksgiving was declared a national holiday. Here are some more fun facts: Seven blends are used including […]
By MyVintageGeneration | Published: November 29, 2013
In the years and decades since the Wizard of Oz was released in 1939, thousands of products have come out with images of our fave Oz characters. Pictured above is a vintage peanut butter jar depicting the Tin Man. It was released by Swift & Company. They had own line of smooth and crunchy butter […]
By MyVintageGeneration | Published: September 6, 2013
The Android KitKat will soon arrive. So, I think it’s the perfect time to chow down on a chocolate crispy wafer (one of my faves) and watch this commercial from the 1970s.
By MyVintageGeneration | Published: July 29, 2013
Leiding and Hintze was a sweets emporium along Asbury Park Boardwalk in the early to mid-1900s. It was located in the Casino Building. One the most popular items was its salt water taffy. Once the candy was gone, the box became a popular keepsake with its colorful scene and strong lettering.
By MyVintageGeneration | Published: July 19, 2013
It’s hot out there! So grab a classic Mister Softee and eat it before it melts! Enjoy and keep cool with this week’s My Vintage Video.
By MyVintageGeneration | Published: July 11, 2013
You’ve heard the line, “The greatest thing since sliced bread?” Well, we only have to go back 85 years. That’s when this new way of selling and marketing bread was first introduced. The Chillicothe Baking Company in Missouri sold the first wrapped package of sliced bread on July 7, 1928. Now many of us may […]
By MyVintageGeneration | Published: June 14, 2013
The “King of Beers” introduced a new can design last month — the Budweiser bowtie-shaped can! Anheuser-Busch says the new Bud can contains 8.5 fewer calories, which really means the can is smaller and holds less beer. How’s that for a marketing strategy! In any case, the Bud brand is iconic. This week’s My Vintage […]
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 […]