Green Chili and Other Impostors

Linguistics, often a place to ferret out foreign influences—including impostor foods from afar—shows that once chili came in, the words for it in many Indian languages were simple extensions of those for black pepper; adding on to a ...

Green Chili and Other Impostors

Join M. F. K. Fisher Grand Prize for Excellence in Culinary Writing award-winning author Nina Mukerjee Furstenau as she picks through lost tastes with recipes as codes to everything from political resistance to comfort food and much more. Pinpoint the entry of the Portuguese in India by following green chili trails; find the origins of limes; trace tomatoes and potatoes in India to the Malabar Coast; consider what makes a food, or even a person, foreign and marvel how and when they cease to be.

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Green Chili and Other Impostors
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Nina Mukerjee Furstenau
Categories: Cooking
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021 - Publisher: University of Iowa Press

Join M. F. K. Fisher Grand Prize for Excellence in Culinary Writing award-winning author Nina Mukerjee Furstenau as she picks through lost tastes with recipes as codes to everything from political resistance to comfort food and much more. Pinpoint the entry of the Portuguese in India by following green chili
Khabaar
Language: en
Pages: 212
Authors: Madhushree Ghosh
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022 - Publisher: University of Iowa Press

"Khabaar is a food memoir/narrative braiding global journeys of South Asian food through immigration, migration and indenture focusing on chefs, home cooks, and food stall owners asking the simple question of what it means to belong, and what does belonging in a new place look like in the foods carried
Dictionary of Science, Literature, and Art
Language: en
Pages: 1352
Authors: William Thomas Brande
Categories: Encyclopedias and dictionaries
Type: BOOK - Published: 1858 - Publisher:

Books about Dictionary of Science, Literature, and Art
A Dictionary of Science, Literature, and Art ... With the derivation and definition of all the terms in general use. Edited by W. T. Brande ... assisted by Joseph Cauvin, etc
Language: en
Pages: 1351
Authors: William Thomas BRANDE
Categories: Encyclopedias and dictionaries
Type: BOOK - Published: 1847 - Publisher:

Books about A Dictionary of Science, Literature, and Art ... With the derivation and definition of all the terms in general use. Edited by W. T. Brande ... assisted by Joseph Cauvin, etc
A Portable Cyclopaedia; Or, Compendious Dictionary of Artis and Sciences, Including the Latest Discoveries. By C.T. Watkins, A.M
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: William Thomas BRANDE
Categories: Encyclopedias and dictionaries
Type: BOOK - Published: 1810 - Publisher:

Books about A Portable Cyclopaedia; Or, Compendious Dictionary of Artis and Sciences, Including the Latest Discoveries. By C.T. Watkins, A.M