Yanqui Mike

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Yanqui Mike
"Food, politics, and the politics of food in Buenos Aires and Argentina at www.yanquimike.com.ar!"
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  • YM Fermentation Week - Sandor Katz 2 days ago Dance wit' da one who brung us all, Sandor Katz!In this GREAT video from the New York Times, you get a real feel for the man who was decades ahead from the rest of us as regards fermenting veggies ...and imparting all that wonderful probiotic goodness to foods that might rot in a bad way!Do you...
  • YM Fermentation Week - Kimchi 2 days ago Here's one I haven't tried to make yet, Korean kimchi, calling it the "sauerkraut of Asia" doesn't begin to describe it.  I've always known that it was important to Korean cuisine but I had no idea how important kimchi is to the culture as well.Wherever Koreans go, kimchi will follow be it in war...
  • Watermelons ...then and now! 3 days ago I hope I can do more of these.  A lot of vegetables have been inbred beyond recognition ...some for better, some for worse.  Examples like this are fascinating at any rate!Stanchi's watermelon, which was painted sometime between 1645 and 1672, offers a glimpse of a time before breeding changed...
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  • A Special Request... 2 weeks ago ...could you snail mail me some seeds?Yer ol' clod hoppin', dirt gardener, da Yanq had such a disastrous last year.  Not only did I not have any seeds to save ...but I actually swore-off gardening altogether.If you are a gardener, maybe you can relate.Anyhoo, I usually get seeds from friends...

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Dierdre Black
05:55 AM August 02, 2014

hey, YM.....hope you're checking this one, regularly. Please, contact me about expat voting and more. Dince you're no longer in FB, am working your blogspots. Left my mail, here. Sincerely, db

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