Cheese = Queso =

Photo: Goat Cheese in Oaxaca Blessed are the cheesemakers. – Life of Brian Cheese = Food made from the pressed curds of milk Features The Best Places in the World to Vacation If You Love Cheese Follow the Cheese Trail http://www.wordspy.com/index.php?word=goat-cheese-curtain Recommended Listening The Microbiology of Cheese YouTube Embedded Tweets Living the dream, my friends. …

Mexico’s Food and Culinary Adventures

Photo: Angelica’s Tamales de frijol Documenting our slow adventures in Mexico’s kitchens, markets, and restaurants. Headlines https://www.npr.org/sections/thesalt/2018/07/19/629629261/carne-asada-hold-the-meat-why-latinos-are-embracing-vegan-mexican-cuisine https://melissabiggs.wordpress.com/2017/01/27/guamoche Planeta.com A Gathering of Oaxaca’s Traditional Cooks (2018) Netflix Faves: Phil Rosenthal’s Culinary Tour of Mexico City Mexico’s Culinary Histories Agrobiodiversity and food in Mexico What’s Cooking in Mexico’s Kitchens? September 29 is National Corn Day in …

Atole

Photo: Irene’s food and drink from Teotitlán Atole = Traditional corn-based beverage of Mesoamerican origin. The word comes from Nahuatl ātōlli Varieties Atole Blanco Atole Simple Granillo Chileatole Headlines Verde que te quiero verde: El chileatole – Animal Gourmet Embedded Tweets Compartimos sus participaciones de la palabra "Atole"#LosDerechosVivenEnTodasLasLenguas #TodasSeLlamanLenguas pic.twitter.com/DMmjYsEOFA — CEPIADET (@CEPIADET) February 5, …

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: …

Vegan

Buzzwords Vegan = using or containing no animal products Elsewhere on the Web Veganism is a way of living which seeks to exclude, as far as is possible and practicable, all forms of exploitation of, and cruelty to, animals for food, clothing or any other purpose. – Vegan Society Questions How is a vegan diet different …

Food Waste

Buzzwords Food Waste = Food waste is discarded food. Twitter @SelinaJuul 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. …

Fruit

Photo: Cromwell Fruit = the sweet and fleshy product of a tree or other plant that contains seed and can be eaten as food Fruit Apples Apricots Avocados Bananas Cranberries Dates Figs Pineapples Tomatoes Photos Soccoro at the Pochote Xochimilco Market Planeta.com Food, Health and Cultivating Communities Food Links

Tamales

Photo: Biulú What’s a tamale? Tamales are self-contained meals using an outer covering of corn mixture to envelop meaty and vegy goodness. These are prepared and then steamed in corn husks or banana leaves. Varieties served with chicken include verde, amarillo, mole and rajas. Veggie options include frijoles (bean), dulce (sweet) and chepil (a local herb). On the Pacific …

Vegetarian

Adjectives Vegetarian = relating to the exclusion of meat and other animal products from the diet Vegetarianism has been gaining traction. For travelers, the question is: what and where can one eat without meat? Recommendations please! What are you favorite vegetarian foods and where did you eat them? Vegetarian Food in Mexico City http://lacadencialoncheria.blogspot.mx – …