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 fmgm.com.mx 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 forum 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

Just Add Water Street #JAWSNV

Poster Henderson, Nevada – This is clever — a community event on the last Friday of the month (a week before First Friday in downtown Las Vegas) — tiled JAWS, short for Just Add Water Street, aka the locale in downtown Henderson. Hashtag: #JAWSNV. The festival runs from 7pm-10pm and entrance to the event is free. …

Recipes

Photo: Recipe Box (Prisma Filter) Recipe = Set of instructions for preparing a particular dish, including a list of the ingredients required. Planeta.com is digging into our recipe box, republishing some of the earliest features from our site. Questions What is the best way to scan and save recipes? = ¿Cuál es la mejor manera …

Pineapples

Photo: Oaxaca Market Our deep dive into all things related to the pineapple. The pineapple (Ananas comosus) is a tropical plant with an edible multiple fruit consisting of coalesced berries, also called pineapples. Social Web Challenge A social web challenge: Take and share a photo of a pineapple. Share a pineapple recipe. Share a pineapple …

Las Vegas Restaurant Week 2018

Three Square Food Bank presents Las Vegas Restaurant Week June 18-29, 2018. The event celebrates dining out for a cause. Hashtag: #LVRW Make reservations at award-winning restaurants and local eateries you have always wanted to try, and your meal could provide up to 18 meals to hungry people in the community. A portion of proceeds …

Netflix Faves: Phil Rosenthal’s Culinary Tour of Mexico City

Screenshot What are you watching on Netflix this month? Recommended tour of Mexico City via foodie Phil Rosenthal (@PhilRosenthal) from the Somebody Feel Phil series. Hashtag: #SomebodyFeedPhil https://www.netflix.com/title/80146601 What makes the series delightful are the variety of establishments visited, the conversations Phil has with chefs and culinary experts and the simple happiness that exudes from …

A Gathering of Oaxaca’s Traditional Cooks (2018)

Photo: Melissa Biggs April 25-28 Segundo Encuentro de Cocineras Tradicionales de Oaxaca (Second Meeting of Traditional Cooks of Oaxaca) Oaxaca City’s Plaza de la Danza hosts the Second Meeting of Traditional Cooks of the Oaxaca (Segundo Encuentro de Cocineras Tradicionales de Oaxaca). More than 50 cooks from the eight regions of the state will attend. The event coincides …

Comer con los ojos = Feast for the eyes

Poster Recommended Viewing: Comer con los Ojos (Feast for the Eyes), a Spanish-language video series featured on YouTube and Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Comercnlosojos https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCdESHuIv18qNdH9wFmC6xpQ Kudos Mónica Gracia Manrique Latest episode #10: Patrimonio Culinario y Ferias Gastronomicas (Culinary Heritage and Gastronomic Fairs) Tenemos la entrevista con la Dra. Melissa Biggs (@melisu_b), destacada investigadora de las cocina mexicanas, quien nos …