Food Waste

Buzzwords Food Waste = 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: Piensa. Aliméntate. Ahorra. …

World Food Day 2019

Poster October 16 is World Food Day. This year’s theme motto: Healthy diets for a zero hunger world Hundreds of events and outreach activities bring together governments, businesses, NGOs, the media, and general public. Hashtags: #WFD2019, #ZeroHunger, #WorldFoodDay Key Links fao.org/world-food-day Communication Toolkit World Food Day Challenge Planeta.com celebrates World Food Day each year. We …

World Food Day

Buzzwords October 16 is World Food Day, each year celebrated with a specific theme courtesy of the FAO. Each year Planeta.com updates our food features and starts a deep dive into themes at hand. Translating: World Food Day Features World Food Day 2019 World Food Day 2018 World Food Day 2017 Twitter Moment World Food …

Coffee

Photo: Ayöök Cup Coffee = a hot beverage made from the roasted and ground seeds (coffee beans) of a tropical shrub Translating: International Coffee Day Spanish: Día Internacional del Café Swedish: Internationella kaffedagen October 1 is International Coffee Day internationalcoffeeday.org ico.org Facebook @icocoffeeorg #InternationalCoffeeDay Día Internacional del Café ☕️ — Marco Antonio (@AyuukMarco) October 1, …

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 – …

Mole

Photo: Lucia’s mole and chocolate (sold at La Cosecha on Fridays/Satudays) Mole — rhymes with Olé! — is a rich, smooth sauce and a chief component in many of Mexico’s signature dishes. Oaxaca Connections The most well-known mole sauce in Oaxaca is the black (negro) variety, which includes spices and chocolate. To many Oaxacans, mole …

Chile en nogada

Photo: Andrea’s Chile en nogada Among our fave Mexican foods: Wikipedia: Chiles en nogada is a dish, traditionally served at room temperature with cold cream sauce, from Mexican cuisine. The name comes from the Spanish word for the walnut tree, nogal. It consists of poblano chilis filled with picadillo (a mixture usually containing shredded meat, …

Food, Health, and Cultivating Communities

Photo: Caldo de Piedra Planeta.com’s Food, Health, and Cultivating Communities dialogue highlights local food and slow food and everything delicious! Discussion continues on a number of social web channels, including Facebook, Flickr, Twitter and YouTube. “Come hungry,” says Planeta.com founder Ron Mader. “Foodies play a critical role in developing conscious and responsible travel and ecotourism, Choosing what …