Farmers’ Market

Photo: Ron Mader, Henderson (Some rights reserved) Farmers’ Market = a physical marketplace intended to sell food directly by farmers and artisanal producers to consumers EssayPlaneta.com features place-based guides with many connected pages of relevant links which attempt connect and educate locals and visitors alike. We spotlight markets in Oaxaca, Mexico and pay attention to …

Menus

Photo: Estonia (Some rights reserved) Menu = a list of dishes available in a restaurant ExamplesAhiana HeadlinesPsychological Tricks of Restaurant MenusMenu Design: Nested Pricing on Restaurant Menus FlickrMenus Planeta.com

Food Links

Photo: Ron Mader, Enchiladas con Huevos, Comala, Oaxaca (Some rights reserved) Links related to food presented in somewhat random fashion: Translating: How rich to eat with family and friends! Spanish: ¡Qué rico comer con familia y amigos! HeadlinesThe Story of How McDonald’s First Got Its Start – SmithsonianThe invisible addiction: is it time to give …

Potatoes

Photo: Potatoes from the Sierra Juárez, México (Some rights reserved) Potato = a starchy plant tuber which is one of the most important food crops, cooked and eaten as a vegetable Questions = Preguntas After the pandemic when travel becomes accessible again, any tips on visiting/supporting potato farmers in Perú? = Después de la pandemia, …

Mezcal Links

Photo: Ron Mader, Agaves in Oaxaca (Some rights reserved) What would aficionados and producers like others know about mezcal? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesHow to drink mezcal sustainably – QuartzIf You Sell ‘Oaxaca in a Bottle,’ What Happens to Oaxaca? – The New York TimesLe apuestan al Istmo para producir mezcal …

Mushrooms

Photo: Ron Mader, Oaxaca Mushrooms (Some rights reserved) 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 …

Mushrooms Links

Photo: Ron Mader, Pochimilco Market (Some rights reserved) 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 …

Chiles Links

Images: Emojipedia (Some rights reserved) Links related to chiles presented in a somewhat random fashion: Elsewhere on the Webpepperscale.com Chileajo Guajillopepperscale.com Pasillapepperscale.com Poblanomexconnect Pulla (Puya)https://www.pepperscale.com/puya-pepper Chile Crispbonappetit.comWikipedia Shoppinglaoganmausa.com – @laoganmausawalmart.comsmithsfoodanddrug.com CBS Dish Planeta

Mushroom Tourism

Photo: Oaxaca Market (Some rights reserved) This page explores mushroom tourism around the globe. Suggestions welcome. 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! Headlineshttps://oaxaca.quadratin.com.mx/produccion-de-hongos-atrae-turismo-a-la-region-mixteca FlickrAsombrosa visita a los Otomies en …

Food Waste

Lingo Cards (Some rights reserved) Food Waste = discarded food Questions What do you do with food waste? = ¿Qué haces con el desperdicio de alimentos? UNEP: Think, Eat, SaveThink, Eat, Save: UNEP, FAO and Partners Launch Global Campaign to Change Culture of Food Waste – UNEPThink, Eat, Save Translating: Think. Eat. Save.Spanish: Piensa. Aliméntate. …