Food as Political “Where nouvelle cuisine adds exotic ingredient vocabulary to western food semantics–the chipotle chili in mayonnaise–the oedipal extreme of culinary xenophilia uses foreign ingredients and culinary ideas as a way of rejecting hateful, imperialist Eurocuisine. In particular, Asian and third-world foodways are embraced, on various pretexts, but the result is a form of …

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 April is Bowel Cancer Awareness Month in the UK.  Foods processed with a bunch of chemicals are generally bad news. But they  need to make it clear , is it the sausage itself, the fat/protein/iron  or is it the chemicals? If one could get sausage without the nitrites and smoke flavoring, etc., would it make …

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