Peppers

Photo: Lucia’s Japapeños Pepper = a capsicum whose fruits are hot or sweet Photos Wikipedia Capsicum Chili pepper Carolina Reaper Planeta.com Food, Health and Cultivating Communities Food Links Américas Fruit

Corn = Maíz =

Photo: Criollo Corn Maíz, also known as corn, is a large grain plant first domesticated by Indigenous peoples in Mexico about 10,000 years ago. Celebrations Septiembre = September: Mes de Maíz (Corn Month) (Mexico) September 29 Día Nacional del Maíz (Mexico) #DíaNacionaldelMaíz Facebook YouTube Seminario “Cocinas en México, procesos biosociales, históricos y reproducción cultural” Tema: …

Food Waste

Buzzwords Food Waste = Food waste is discarded food. Questions What do you do with food waste? = ¿Qué haces con el desperdicio de alimentos? UNEP: Think, Eat, Save Think, Eat, Save: UNEP, FAO and Partners Launch Global Campaign to Change Culture of Food Waste – UNEP Think, Eat, Save Translating: Think. Eat. Save. Spanish: …

Permaculture

Photo: Permaculture coloring book Permaculture = Designing human settlements and agricultural systems that are modeled on the relationships found in natural ecologies Headlines Permaculture Jobs, Sustainable Living and Endless Travel Celebrations First Sunday in May International Permaculture Day http://www.permacultureday.org – @PermacultureDay https://www.facebook.com/InternationalPermacultureDay http://www.permacultureday.info http://www.abc.net.au/news/2014-05-05/international-permaculture-day/5430574 – @ABCenvironment Regrarians For over 20 years our family have travelled …

Tepache

Photo: Oaxaca Market Tepache = Partially fermented Mexican drink, typically made with pineapple, water, and brown sugar Also see: aguamiel, pulque, mezcal Embedded Tweets Uso del trapiche para extraer jugo de caña y hacer tepache. En esta ocasión… usado por mujeres mixes conversando en Ayöök 😍 😍 pic.twitter.com/7iTr2l8HT6 — kumoontun (@kumoontun) January 15, 2019 Videos …

Rice

Photo: Beth Kanter, Cheoung Kok Rice = Seeds of a grass that is widely cultivated as a source of food FYI The oldest records of rice cultivation trace it to South India, where it has been grown for more than 8,000 years. Wild rice is the state grain of Minnesota. Elsewhere on the Web Edible …

Mexican Food outside of Mexico

Eat Mexican Food Planeta.com features restaurants, events focusing on Mexican food outside of Mexico. Suggestions welcome. Features A Linguist Walks Into a Mexican Restaurant – Edible Baja Arizona When We Fled Oaxaca, Albondigas Made Us Feel at Home Embedded Tweets Dear LA: We can’t take anymore of your awesomeness. Signed, the rest of America. https://t.co/K9uiSJUOfV …

Buffet

Photo: La Escondida Buffet = a meal consisting of several dishes from which guests serve themselves Headlines https://www.vox.com/the-goods/2019/4/3/18290479/buffet-chain-restaurants-decline-bankrupt-golden-corral Diving deep into the history and evolution of the Las Vegas buffet – @cmoonreed Planeta.com Food, Health and Cultivating Communities All you can eat

Mushrooms

Photo: Oaxaca Mushrooms Fungi are the Fourth Kingdom of the living world, but their role in ecology is often overlooked. Elsewhere What will be the fate of the world’s fungi? The Life-Changing Magic of Mushrooms Recommended Listening Fungi for a healthy planet – Fungi are the unsung heroes of recycling. They play a vital role …

Coconuts

Photo: Coconuts Coconut = the large, oval, brown seed of a tropical palm, consisting of a hard shell lined with edible white flesh and containing a clear liquid Wikipedia Coconut Planeta.com Food, Health and Cultivating Communities Fruit Milk Coconut Oil