Recommended Viewing: La Frontera

Artwork Recommended Viewing: La Frontera with Pati Jinich. Hashtag: #LaFronteraPBS Key Linkspbs.org/food/features/la-frontera-miles-from-nowheretv.youtube.com/browse/UC06MhVg90UDLm8NH3ymVSWwPBS series showcases cuisine of the Texas-Mexico borderpatijinich.com – @PatiJinichWikipedia Questions = Preguntas Is there a Google map of the places / food trucks / restaurants mentioned? = ¿Existe un mapa de Google de los lugares / camiones de comida / restaurantes mencionados? Embedded …

World Food Day 2021

Photo: Pascal Parent, Cornfield October 16 is World Food Day. This year’s theme motto: “Our actions are our future” Hundreds of events and outreach activities bring together governments, businesses, NGOs, the media, and general public. Hashtags: #WFD2021, #WorldFoodDay Key Linksfao.org/world-food-dayfao.org/world-food-day/join-us/wfd-global-ceremony/en/Communication Toolkit World Food Day ChallengeOur actions are our future. Planeta.com celebrates World Food Day each …

Comfort Food

Photo: Comida Ayöök Comfort food = food that provides consolation or a feeling of well-being, typically any with a high sugar or other carbohydrate content and associated with childhood or home cooking RecipesRiz au laitHow a South Korean comfort food went global Planeta

Taste

Photo: Apricots Taste = To perceive or experience the flavor of Recommended Listening This is your brain on food – Blueprint for Living – How does taste work? Does food have an inherent taste, or is it more about how our brains perceive it? Blueprint takes a dive into the relatively new discipline of neurogastronomy. …

World Food Day

Lingo Cards 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. 2021 theme: “Our actions are our future” Translating: World Food Day Features Twitter MomentWorld Food Day 2017 World Food Day …

Beans

Photo: Magic Beans Bean = Seed of one of several genera of the flowering plant family Fabaceae, which are used for human or animal food February 10 World Pulses DayHashtags: #WorldPulsesDay #LovePulses What is the difference between a pulse and a bean? Although used interchangeably, the terms “legumes,” “pulses,” and “beans” have distinct meanings. A …

Cheese Links

Photo: Melting cheese Links related to cheese presented in somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesNachbarin darf kein Stinkeschild mehr klebenThe Best Places in the World to Vacation If You Love CheeseFollow the Cheese TrailWorld’s surliest grilled cheese cart – Boing BoingCroatian discovery pushes the date of cheese-making back 4,000 years Factory Tourstravelwisconsin.com Embedded Tweets Recommended ListeningMicrobiology of …

Mushrooms

Photo: Oaxaca Mushrooms Mushroom = a fungal growth that typically takes the form of a domed cap on a stalk, with gills on the underside of the cap Fungi are the Fourth Kingdom of the living world, but their role in ecology is often overlooked. FeaturesThe future is fungal: why the ‘megascience’ of mycology is …

Mushrooms Links

Photo: Pochimilco Market Links related to mushrooms presented in somewhat random fashion HeadlinesWelcome to the Great Shroom Boom CelebrationsSeptember is National Mushroom Month in Canada FacebookGIDEM.ETNOMICOLOGIAMycology Now FlickrBiodiversity Heritage Library AustraliaFungimap YamabushitakeImproving Effects of the Mushroom Yamabushitake (Hericium Erinaceus) on Mild Cognitive Impairment: A Double-Blind Placebo-Controlled Clinical Trial 9 Health Benefits of Lion’s Mane Mushroom …

Potatoes Links

Screenshot: International Year of the Potato Links relevant to potatoes presented in somewhat random fashion: Ecofestival de la Papa NativaDecember 10-14 Ecofestival de la papa nativa (Mérida, Venezeual)http://www.ipc.gob.ve/instituto-del-patrimonio-cultural/item/34-declarado-patrimonio-cultural-saberes-asociados-a-la-papa-nativa The Great Trentham Spudfest! 23rd-25th May, 2008Trentham Australia – Already the Trentham Bakery, Trentham Café & Country Crafts, Mrs. Marples Tearooms, the Pig & Whistle Hotel, Red …