• It's pretty obvious that the Triscuit name is a play on the word biscuit, but it turns out the 'tri' at the beginning doesn't stand for 'three' - it's short for 'electricity'

    9 days ago - By Business Insider

    The origin behind Triscuit's name comes from the 1900s process used to make the crackers.
    The crackers' producer, Nabisco, confirmed the origin behind the cracker's name after writer Sage Boggs dug into its history.
    It turns out Triscuit is a combination of the words "electricity" and "biscuit."
    Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories .
    Triscuits are a staple snack you'll often find everywhere from parties to picnics. But the origin behind the salty crackers' name is less widely known.
    Sage Boggs, a writer for "The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon" and a freelance contributor...
    Read more ...