Garlic

Photo: Oaxcaca Market (2007) Wikipedia: Garlic (Allium sativum) is a species in the onion genus, Allium. Its close relatives include the onion, shallot, leek, chive, and Chinese onion. Garlic is native to Central Asia and northeastern Iran. Elsewhere on the Web How-to-Peel-a-Head-of-Garlic-in-Less-Than-10-Seconds Translating: Garlic Spanish: Ajo German: Knoblauch Photos Artwork Wikipedia Garlic Planeta.com Gilroy Garlic …

Wine

Photo Wine = An alcoholic drink made from fermented grape juice Apps Vivino scans wine labels with your smartphone and displays ratings and facts about your favorite wines http://www.vivino.com/app/ Recommended Listening The philosophy of wine – aethetics, taste and smell Day Tour of the Cape Winelands Quotes We hear of the conversion of water into …

Mexican Food outside of Mexico

Eat Mexican Food Mexican Food Outside Mexico Australia Moctezuma Melbourne: Los Amates @losamatesau https://www.facebook.com/LosAmatesAU Czech Republic Prague – Las Adelitas England London – Mestizos (Camdentown) Taquieria (Westbonne Grove) Wahaca (http://twitter.com/wahaca) Germany Berlin – Maria Bonita (Facebook) Danziger Strasse 33 Netherlands Amsterdam – Los Pilones South Africa Cape Town – San Julian – kurt’s blog, ron’s …

Food Links

Photo: Tom Buckley, Mexico City Links related to food presented in somewhat random fashion: Civil Eats https://civileats.com New Worlder https://www.newworlder.com Recommended listening The Chili Powder Cheat: A Tex-Mex Story – Southern Foodways – @ryangordonkatz @potlikker related: texas, authenticity, fascist culinarians (!) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chili_powder https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cultural_appropriation Say that again – tales of noisy nosh – So many of …

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: …

September 29 is National Corn Day in Mexico #DíaNacionaldelMaíz

Poster: La Cosecha Market Maíz, also known as corn, is a large grain plant first domesticated by Indigenous peoples in Mexico about 10,000 years ago. The country celebrates September 29 as Día Nacional del Maíz (National Corn Day). Hashtag: #DíaNacionaldelMaíz Planeta.com is curating tweets, photos and Facebook events that show off the variety and vulnerability of traditional corn in …

World Forum of Mexican Gastronomy (Foro Mundial de la Gastronomía Mexicana) #fmgm18

This year’s World Forum of Mexican Gastronomy (Foro Mundial de la Gastronomía Mexicana) takes place August 16-19, 2018 in Longbeach, California. Hashtag: #fmgm18  Key Links http://fmgm.com.mx http://www.ccgm.mx/fmgm/VI Facebook https://www.facebook.com/FMGM.mx https://www.facebook.com/pg/FMGM.mx/videos This is the first time the event takes place outside of Mexico. Thank you for the videos = Gracias por los videos Are there other …

Community Supported Agriculture

Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) projects improve the quality and quantity of food available locally while reducing the environmental impact of producing this food. Elsewhere on the Web https://minnesotagrown.com/aboutcsa https://www.localharvest.org/csa Planeta.com Food, Health and Cultivating Communities