Category: Food

BBC News – Kimchi: South Korea’s efforts to boost its national dish

Kimchi: Korean pickled cabbage.

For the connoisseurs of all things pickled: perhaps you’d enjoy to know about a famous Korean pickle – kimchi. Tim sent me a link to a BBC article about it today. Blatant Korean propaganda, especially the bit about kimchi made in China not having got quite the bacterial bouquet of the kimchi made in Korea due […]

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Geoduck, Gooey Duck, Gweduc…

Most Peculiar Animals. Geoduck.

… and other names by which this most peculiar shellfish is known. The storms in UK lately caused all sorts of inordinate occurrences. Can’t say whether finding a couple of these on the shore of South East England is a normal thing or not, but that is what happened to me the other day. My harvest […]

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Fern to Eat

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