jan 1, 610 - Monk Pretzel Legend, 610
The legend of pretzels is as follows, and monk in 610 created treats, folding them to create three holes, which would represent the father, the son, and the holy spirit. The monk would give these to the children who remembered their prayer, and he called them "pretiolas," which means little rewards.
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Atoms and Pretzels Timeline - Gentle