These Vintage Food Ads Will Churn Your Stomach

In the days before the Food Network, 12 Tomatoes and America’s Best Test Kitchen, food marketers developed recipes for audiences with… somewhat less sophisticated tastes.

Today, we offer several forgotten food marketing campaigns of yesteryear – including TUNA N’ WAFFLES and LIME CHEESE SALAD — as visual evidence of just how quickly popular tastes can change.

1. JELL-O LIME CHEESE SALAD

It's another tasty hit from the people who turned horse hoofs into cheap and tasty desserts. JELL-O's LIME CHEESE SALAD appeals to those looking to combine the major food groups of gelatin, dairy, protein, citrus and sugar into one delectable delight.

It’s another tasty hit from the people who turned horse hoofs into cheap and tasty desserts! JELL-O’s LIME CHEESE SALAD appeals to those looking to combine the major food groups of gelatin, dairy, protein, citrus and sugar into one delectable delight.

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