Comal

Lingo Cards (Some rights reserved) Comal = a smooth griddle (metal or earthenware) typically used in Mexico, Central, and parts of South America to cook tortillas, toast spices and nuts, and generally prepare food FlickrComal Foods cooked with a comalMemelaTlayuda Conversation Starters What sort of corn are you using? Where did the corn come from? …

Nutrition

Photo: Ron Mader, Teotitlán del Valle Market Sign (Some rights reserved) Nutrition = the process of providing or obtaining the food necessary for health and growth Elsewhere on the Webhnutrition.gov100-most-nutritious-foods Recommended ListeningWhen nutrition was militarised – Late Night Live WikipediaNutrition Planeta.com

Superfood

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

India Food

Photo: Ron Mader, Ashiana (Some rights reserved) Spotlight on the foods and cuisines from India HeadlinesAmerica’s ‘First’ Celebrity Chef Was An Indian Immigrant With Authentic CurriesDosa: India’s wholesome fast food obsessiona-scientific-explanation-of-what-makes-indian-food-so-delicious FoodsThandaArambhDaxineeUttareePurabeePaschimeeUttareePaneer Rogan JoshDalChicken tika masala BreadsIdliPaneer ParathaPaneer NanAloo ParathaStuffed KulchaRoti BasamateeRaitaa Purabee KhanaMeetha Gongura chutneyAndhra thali Checkpav bhaji collard greens (haak saag) or kohlrabi …

Culinary Tourism

Lingo Cards (Some rights reserved) Culinary tourism = the pursuit of unique and memorable eating and drinking experiences A growing area of culinary tourism are cooking classes and visits with favorite local cooks. Our CoverageWe are hungry for new ideas about culinary tourism options. What are your favorite guided and self-guided tours / routes / …

Radishes

Photo: Ron Mader, Oaxaca Market (Some rights reserved) Radish = a swollen, pungent-tasting, edible root from the cabbage family Translating: RadishesSpanish: RábanosGerman: RadieschenChinese: 萝卜 (Luóbo) FlickrAdvent CalendarPics Photos / Artwork WikipediaRadish Planeta

Corn = Maíz =

Photo: Ron Mader, Maíces biodiversidad y cultura (Museo Cabañas), Guadalajara (Some rights reserved) Maíz, also known as corn, is a large grain plant first domesticated by Indigenous peoples in Mexico about 10,000 years ago. CelebrationsSeptiembre = September: Mes de Maíz (Corn Month) (Mexico) September 29 Día Nacional del Maíz (Mexico) Translating: CornSpanish: MaízAyöök: Tëëmt (Seed) …

Markets

Photo: Ron Mader, Guadalajara Market (some rights reserved) Markets are as old as the crossroads, a mashup of conversations and commerce embedded in the 360 degree, face-to-face exchange. Our fave (favorite/favourite) markets are a combination of tasting rooms and empathy museums. These venues manifest responsible travel — good places to live and good places to …