Fun Facts!!

Fun Facts!

- Did you know you eat about 35,000 cookies in a lifetime!!

- In 1987 Chester Soling sponsored a contest to find the best recipe for chocolate chip cookies and got over 2.600 responses for various recipes.

- Ruth Wakefield was originally a dietitian before becoming the owner of the Toll House Inn and the creator of the chocolate chip cookie.

- The Toll House Inn was the original birthplace of the chocolate chip cookie.

- On New Years Eve 1984 the Toll House Inn burned down.

- Chocolate chip cookies are the biggest selling cookie in the US today.

- Chocolate chip cookies were originally called Chocolate Crunch Cookies.

- Massachusetts’s official state cookie is the chocolate chip cookie, and in 2001 the common wealth of Pennsylvania declared it their official cookie as well.