[tomato] Just a bit of trivia.

Paul Reynolds (Tomato@GlobalGarden.com)
Thu, 01 Apr 1999 10:35:18 -0600

The Chinese were the first to invent ketchup which was
called ke-tsiap and which had pickled fish and spices
(no tomatoes). In the 1870ís New England colonists mixed
tomatoes into the sauce creating present day ketchup


>>>>>Glad they decided to leave out the pickled fish!.