February 16 – cobb salad

Pictured is a typical cobb salad. This type of salad was first popularized in the 1930s.

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Pictured is a typical cobb salad. This type of salad was first popularized in the 1930s.

By: Dylan DaCunha, Editor

One may be wondering how a cobb salad got its name. Well, it was a signature dish at the Hollywood Brown Derby Restaurant in the 1930s. It was named after the restaurant’s owner, Robert Howard Cobb.