How big is the difference between sitting and standing? A cultural universe, when you examine posture in the context of food preparation.
Food is complicated nourishment that feeds more than the belly. As recent events in Zambia have shown, it has the capacity to make (or break) relationships before even a morsel is raised to lips.
Our goal is to present authentic culinary creations from India’s four southern states: Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Andhra Pradesh, and Karnataka. The larger goal is to revive the disappearing culinary heritage of these regions.
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- Gastronomica wins James Beard Award
Gastronomica has been awarded the 2012 James Beard Foundation Journalism Award for Publication of the Year.
- The Other Side of the Valley
By San Joaquin valley standards, Tom Willey's farm is so puny that I sped past it without noticing. My mind had been swept away by the region's agoraphobia-inducing sense of infinite vastness. Ruler-straight byways traverse miles of almond trees planted on precise geometric grids like perfectly drilled soldiers.