Tag Archives: World Cuisines

Written recipes in an oral culture

Can you imagine a recipe where nothing is quantified? I just saw a recipe like that. It was from Costa Rica and translated from Spanish to English. Here was the list of ingredients: “Beef Meat” “Beef ribs” (not sure why … Continue reading

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Chicken (pepper) soup for the soul

I’ve been horribly sick the last few days. It started with a cold, but mutated into a sinus infection that literally bound me to bed for one or two days. My husband has gallantly been providing for my needs, including … Continue reading

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