“It’s that comfort of connecting to heritage or connecting to a living thing, a microorganism like yeast….” – CBC News April 6, 2020 Here’s why everyone you know is baking bread in quarantine
https://www.cbc.ca/news/covid-19-hand-sanitizer-fact-check-1.5510163 “Ethyl will thrill you but methyl will kill you”……. Thank you to KB for scouting this out.
https://www.ctvnews.ca/health/coronavirus/a-single-factory-is-now-working-24-7-to-keep-kraft-dinner-on-grocery-shelves-1.4862199 Happy World Home Economics Day!
https://time.com/5771436/space-cookies-experiment-taste/ Astronauts Baked Cookies in Space. What Do They Taste Like? | Time time.com The cookies, baked on the International Space Station in a specially designed oven, were the first food baked in space from raw ingredients
We are living history. Pop-Eye’s favourite food may have changed from spinach to chicken: breakfast may no longer be an immutable symbol of good nutrition: Dr. Oz and Mark Wahlberg are battling it out. https://www.goodhousekeeping.com/life/entertainment/a30521950/dr-oz-cancel-breakfast-mark-wahlberg/ HAL’S KITCHEN: Survey says?!
https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/edmonton/alberta-red-deer-puffed-wheat-candy-history-1.5028308?fbclid=IwAR0W4I-xcwYxF-GgGgqIrYZ7zBF6atYTkhwmALlW8Z9HzDSk4rnKkuZGzCo Puffed wheat squares – Red Deer’s claim to fame? BCFHN Facebook had a recipe for puffed wheat candy in 2014: Remember when we used to go to Alberta Beach with a four-foot tall bag of Prairie Maid puffed wheat? Some of it got made into puffed wheat candy – the Prairie equivalent to rice […]
#707 Food extinction alert
Feral Apples Have Heritage DNA at Their Core, U of G Researchers Find
https://thetyee.ca/Solutions/2018/08/22/Last-BC-Cannery-Standing/ St. Jean’s Cannery near Nanaimo is owned by five of the 14 Nuu-chah-nulth First Nations. In the article by Frances Backhouse, it is described as the last of 80 canneries to be operating and thriving in BC.