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Did you know that the Whopper came out 11 years before the Big Mac?

Taste of Home created a list of the most notable food item that came out each year. Ring Pops, Little Caesar’s Pizza, Snapple Iced TeaGo-Gurts – scroll down to see what food item you relate with:

  • 1940: York Peppermint Patties
  • 1941: Cheerios
  • 1942: Brooklyn Blackout Cake
  • 1943: Deep-Dish Pizza
  • 1944: Frozen Dinners
  • 1945: Nashville Hot Chicken
  • 1946: Nutella
  • 1947: Bazooka Gum
  • 1948: Reddi-wip Whipped Cream
  • 1949: McDonald’s Fries
  • 1950: Frozen Pizza
  • 1951: Bananas Foster
  • 1952: Diet Soda
  • 1953: Eggo Waffles
  • 1954: Marshmallow Peeps
  • 1955: Green Bean Casserole
  • 1956: Cocoa Puffs
  • 1957: The Whopper
  • 1958: Rice-A-Roni
  • 1959: Little Caesar’s Pizza
  • 1960: Oatmeal Creme Pies
  • 1961: Sprite
  • 1962: Goldfish Crackers
  • 1963: Chips Ahoy!
  • 1964: Pop-Tarts
  • 1965: Kraft Singles
  • 1966: Doritos
  • 1967: Slurpees
  • 1968: Big Mac
  • 1969: Tic Tacs
  • 1970: Orville Redenbacher Popping Corn
  • 1971: Starbucks Coffee
  • 1972: McDonald’s Egg McMuffin
  • 1973: Cup Noodles
  • 1974: Pop Rocks
  • 1975: Famous Amos Chocolate Chip Cookies
  • 1976: Jelly Belly Jelly Beans
  • 1977: Bubblicious Bubble Gum
  • 1978: Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream
  • 1979: Ring Pops
  • 1980: Tostitos Tortilla Chips
  • 1981: Lean Cuisine Meals
  • 1982: Diet Coke
  • 1983: Chicken McNuggets
  • 1984: Sugar-Free Jell-O
  • 1985: Sour Patch Kids
  • 1986: Pop Secret Microwave Popcorn
  • 1987: Snapple Iced Tea
  • 1988: Teddy Grahams
  • 1989: Lunchables
  • 1990: Campbell’s Cream of Broccoli Soup
  • 1991: Fruit By The Foot
  • 1992: Dunkaroos
  • 1993: Snackwell’s Cookies
  • 1994: Reese’s Peanut Butter Puffs Cereal
  • 1995: Blue M&M’s
  • 1996: Olestra Fat Substitute
  • 1997: McFlurry
  • 1998: Cini Minis
  • 1999: Go-Gurt
  • 2000: Gourmet Cupcakes