The invention of the ice cream cone is often credited to Ernest Hamwi, who sold zalabia (crisp waffle-like pastry) at the Worlds Fair in St. Louis in 1904.
According to the story, Hamwi's booth was next to an ice cream vendor, who ran short of dishes. He rolled a waffle into a cone shape to contain the ice cream. The veracity of this story is unknown, and many others have claimed the invention.
Edible cones were mentioned in French cooking books as early as ... Antonio
Valvona, an ice cream merchant from Manchester, UK, ...
For over a century, Americans have been enjoying ice cream on a cone. Whether
it's a waffle cone, a sugar cone or a wafer cone, what better way to enjoy a ...
There is much controversy over who invented the first ice cream cone. From my
research, i feel that the first cones were not invented in the united states.
Apr 12, 2016 ... The exact origin of the combination of an edible wafer or waffle, the cone shape
and the ice cream is unclear. Edible wafers date back centuries ...
Ice cream cones have been attributed to the wrong inventor. A pushcart vendor,
Italo Marchiony, is the true inventor of the ice cream cone and here's why.
In its purest form an ice cream cone should be of conical shape. The first true
edible conical shaped cone for serving ice cream was created at the St. Louis ...
Sep 25, 2014 ... An alternative, and perhaps more interesting, origin story attributes the ice cream
cone to a moment of inspiration by a man named Ernest ...
Oct 5, 2012 ... The invention of the actual ice cream cone, or “cornet,” still remains a
controversial mystery. But what is widely accepted is the cone-shaped ...
May 31, 2013 ... Have you invented any cones? We're thinking of making cones out of corn
tortillas. We make an ice-cream flavor that's jalapeño, honey and ...