Fun facts about biscuits/cookies
> Biscuit means twice cooked.
> The original spelling for biscuit is “bisket”.
> Most of the famous variety of biscuits were invented during the 19th century. > The earliest biscuit recipe was created by a Roman chef. It was eaten with honey and pepper.
> In the Netherlands, the birth of a baby is celebrated with a “beschuit met muisjes” (biscuit with sprinkles).
> Placing a slice of bread in a biscuit tin can keep biscuits fresher.
> Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II starts her day with a cup of tea, alongside a plate of biscuits for her dogs.