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The Curry Chronicles

April 9, 2019

Curry is supposedly Indian But there is no such word in any of the country s many official languages and no Indian would use the term to describe their own food So what is curry […]

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The Bagelization Of America

March 26, 2019

Today it s a breakfast staple but as recently as 1960 The New York Times had to define it for readers as an unsweetened doughnut with rigor mortis That s right this episode is all […]

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Episod 323: Irish Classics

March 14, 2019

It s been 30 years since Irish cooking personality Darina Allen started SIMPLY DELICIOUS her original television program and cookbook series Click here to visit this podcast episode

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Can Diet Stop Alzheimer’s?

March 11, 2019

Every three seconds someone in the world develops Alzheimer s disease It s a devastating disease millions of people as well as their caretakers spend years dealing with disabling disorientation and memory loss Today it […]

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Seeds Of Immortality

March 4, 2019

When seeds first evolved hundreds of millions of years ago they not only revolutionized the plant world but they also eventually sowed the path for human civilization Today it s nearly impossible to eat a […]

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Pick A Pawpaw: America’s Forgotten Fruit

February 26, 2019

In 1916 agricultural experts voted the pawpaw the American fruit most likely to succeed ahead of blueberries and cranberries But today most people have never even heard of it let alone tried it What is […]