Gastronomic History (@GastroHistory )

Gastronomic History

Bio Food for thought:
Food research and history with an international flavour.

Location Canada
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Account created 03-11-2013 22:34:46
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Android : ‘The road to good rice is paved with failure’- Tim Anderson, Vegan Japaneasy. I love all Anderson’s books not just for their recipes and ideas but for their wit.

Android : Ali Hounsell North Van Retweeter Good about the timer, but you are missing the whole point about limiting the amount of time holiday lights are on. Energy is finite. Energy is expensive. Light pollution is a problem for all. In the meantime, the #DNV installs LED street lights that are detrimental to us all.

Android : Fresh ground coffee, coriander, cardamom, dried red chili rub... skirt steak (couldn’t get my hands on a hanger steak), burnt kamchumber salad, with a parsnip-potato purée. Exquisite flavors Nik Sharma!New to me. I will have to tweak a thing or two.

Twitter Web App : I think I need to carry emergency confetti at all times (the biodegrabable kind, of course). twitter.com/annastayshaa/s…

Twitter Web App : 'It’s a win-win for the #indigenous communities...it’s a win-win for those who can get their hands on a precious bottle – the chance to try a unique, umami flavour and support a tradition that runs deep into the heart of the Amazon.' bbc.com/travel/story/2… #foodhistory #manioc

Twitter Web App : Discriminating Taste: How Class Anxiety Created the American Food Revolution by Emily Contois emilycontois.com/2017/08/18/dis… #foodstudies #class #society #status #foodhistory #SMargotFinn

Twitter Web App : Keep food flowing during pandemic, FAO urges G20
The world hunger rate, now 8.9% of the population, has been on the rise since 2014. agriculture.com/news/business/… #foodstudies #foodsovereignty #foodsecurity #FAO

Twitter Web App : Science Meets Food: Slicing into Charcuteries sciencemeetsfood.org/slicing-into-c… #foodstudies #foodscience #fermentedmeat #pickling #cheese #delis

Twitter Web App : 'Colson, who is officially recognized by the state government as a Louisiana Tradition Bearer for his filé-making, harvests the sassafras leaves according to ancestral practices perfected over decades.' atlasobscura.com/articles/nativ… #foodhistory #FirstNations #gumbofile #indigenous

Twitter Web App : ICYMI: Brian Yazzie, the Chef Bringing Native American Flavors to Communities in Quarantine: ...[T]he pandemic evokes a history of smallpox, European colonization, and indigenous resilience. atlasobscura.com/articles/how-t… #foodhistory #indigenousCuisine #FirstNations #traditionalfoods

Twitter Web App : 'Turmeric Nation: A Passage Through #India’s Tastes (Speaking Tiger)...Shylashri Shankar draws on personal experiences, historical records, archaeological findings, sociological studies and popular culture, to present a “food biography” of India.' indianexpress.com/article/books-…

Twitter Web App : 'The unique prevalence and zeal of #American food reformers in the early 20th century helps to explain why so many puddings disappeared in the United States, while they continue to be an important part of British cuisine.' theconversation.com/a-backlash-aga… #foodhistory #Thanksgiving

Twitter Web App : A Curious Herbal: 500 Beautiful Illustrations of Medicinal Plants Drawn by Elizabeth Blackwell in 1737.

...to Save Her Family from Financial Ruin

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Twitter Web App : I need your help, I’m not doing this lightly, we are Northamptonshire’s only cheese maker, Covid has had a devastating effect on us this year, if you’re not in a position to donate I understand, you can still help by retweeting this crowdfunding link crowdfunder.co.uk/save-northampt…