World Food Day 2020

Photo: Melissa Biggs, Panadería del Río, Santa Tere, Guadalajara, October 16 is World Food Day. This year’s theme motto: Grow, Nourish, Sustain. Together. Hundreds of events and outreach activities bring together governments, businesses, NGOs, the media, and general public. Hashtags: #WFD2020, #WorldFoodDay Key Linksfao.org/world-food-dayfao.org/world-food-day/join-us/wfd-global-ceremony/en/Communication Toolkit World Food Day ChallengeGrow, Nourish, Sustain. Together. Planeta.com celebrates World …

Mushroom Tourism

Photo: Oaxaca Market Culinary tourism attracts visitors to people and places for specific foods. There’s coffee tourism, wine tourism, and a new fave – mushroom tourism, aka micoturismo, in Spain and etnomicoturísmo in México. Mushrooms! This page will explore mushroom tourism around the globe. Suggestions welcome. Headlineshttps://oaxaca.quadratin.com.mx/produccion-de-hongos-atrae-turismo-a-la-region-mixteca FlickrAsombrosa visita a los Otomies en busca de …

Food, Health, and Cultivating Communities

Poster Planeta.com’s Food, Health, and Cultivating Communities continuing conversation highlights local food and slow food and everything delicious. Discussion continues on a number of social web channels, including Facebook, Flickr, Twitter, and YouTube. (La conversación continua sobre alimentación, salud y cultivo de comunidades de Planeta.com destaca la comida local, la comida lenta y todo lo delicioso. …

Tamales

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

Where to eat and drink in Henderson, Nevada

Photo: Borracha Mural, Green Valley Ranch Casino Where to eat and drink in Henderson, Nevada Bakeries/CafesLe Cafe Du Vallecafeduval.business.sitefacebook.com/lecafeduval Chef Flemming’s Bake Shop, 7 South Water Streethttps://www.chefflemmingsbakeshop.com/FacebookFlickr One of my family’s favorite places to visit on Water Street. Pastries, bread, and cakes are baked on site by Danish Chef Flemming Pedersen. Natalie and other folks …

Food Links

Photo: Enchiladas con Huevos, Comala, Oaxaca Links related to food presented in somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesThe Recipe to Bob’s Red Mill’s Supreme RecipesThe End of the Ear-Splitting Dining Room – EaterAnthony Bourdain wouldn’t want you to go on a Vietnam food tour in his honor‘You Are What You Eat’: The Ethics of Food, the Care …

Food Notebook

Photo: Oranges Quotes about food and drink QuotesOne cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well.– Virginia Woolf When I read about the evils of drinking, I gave up reading.– Henny Youngman Each gorilla has its own voice: you can really tell who’s singing, and if it’s their favourite food, …

Instant Pot

Buzzwords Instant Pot = Kitchen appliance Seven versions, eighth in development Menu app uses user-generated recipes Key Linksinstantpot.comFacebookYouTube – PlaylistsIphone/Ipad [email protected] Partshttps://store.instantpot.com/products/ultra-stainless-steel-lid-6-quart Amazon.comWe receive a commission from purchases made through Amazon.com RecipesInstant Pot Sweet Potato Tortilla SoupBaked PotatoesPork Ribs LidsAll LidsAir Fryer HeadlinesWhat a Pressure Cooker Does Best – Serious Eats QuotesStay foolish and stay …

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 2020 Twitter MomentWorld Food Day 2017 World Food Day Planeta.com

Kattobashi

Buzzwords Kattobashi = QuotesIn Japan’s version of the World Series, which begins Saturday in a country meticulous about recycling, cracked and splintered bats may find another use as objects indispensable to life here: chopsticks. Each season, thousands of damaged bats are reprocessed into reusable “kattobashi,” a mash-up of the Japanese word for chopsticks and a …