Hexbyte  Hacker News  Computers How ice cream made America – The Boston Globe

Hexbyte Hacker News Computers How ice cream made America – The Boston Globe

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The earliest recipe book devoted entirely to making ice cream was “L’Art de bien faire les glaces d’office,” published in 1768 by a mysterious Monsieur Emy. The illustration on the frontispiece depicts roughly how ice cream was made at the time: By industrious flocks of chubby, naked cherubs with tiny wings, while the Holy Trinity…