Cranberries

Photo: Aivar Ruukel, Cranberries (Some rights reserved) Wikipedia: Cranberry = low, creeping shrubs or vines. The fruit is a berry that is larger than the leaves of the plant; it is initially light green, turning red when ripe. It is edible, but with an acidic taste that usually overwhelms its sweetness. HeadlinesCanned cranberry sauce, explained …

Tacos

Photo: Ron Mader, Taqueria Juquilita serves up delicious Tacos de Barbacoa de Res Taco = a Mexican food dish consisting of a tortilla, typically folded, filled with various mixtures, such as seasoned meat, beans, lettuce, and tomatoes. Tortillas can be made from corn or flour. They can be lightly fried, warmed over fire, or served …

Superfood

Lingo Cards Superfood = a nutrient-rich food considered to be especially beneficial for health and well-being. TuftsRanking Healthfulness of FoodsFood compass Examples HeadlinesThe Definitive Superfood Ranking Embedded Tweets Planeta.com

Food Truck

Photo: Jason Reidy, Downtown Minneapolis (Some rights reserved) Food Truck = Mobile venue that sells food Elsewhere on the Webroaminghunger.comFood Trucks Changing The Dining Scene – HuffpostGoogle News Las Vegasroaminghunger.comyelp WikipediaFood truck Planeta.com

Cheese Links

Photo: Melting cheese What would aficionados like others know about cheese? Presenting relevant links in a 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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …