The History of Soul Food

'Soul food.' You've undoubtedly heard the phrase, but what exactly does it mean? Oddly, it didn't originate as a culinary term. The expression—or at least a variation of it (soul's food)—was coined by William Shakespeare in his play 'The Two Gentlemen of Verona,' which is believed to have been written in the late 1500s. Find out more about its history.

The History of Soul Food

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