Where do baked potatoes come from originally?
Baked potatoes are cooked in different ways in many countries. Baked potatoes were very popular in England in the mid-19th century. It was sold on the streets in autumn and winter. It is estimated that about 10 tons of baked potatoes were sold on the streets of London for that period. Baked potatoes are eaten frequently on Guy Fawkes Night (also called Bonfire Night), which is a traditional day celebrated in England.