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African Americans have shaped American cuisine in surprising ways

JHE MOST the visually striking things on display at “African/American: Making the Nation’s Table,” an exhibit at the Africa Center in Harlem, are a quilt and a kitchen. The quilt (pictured) is made up of 406 squares, each representing an African-American contribution or contributor to American cuisine. It invites study: determining who is who and […]

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“Elevated” American Kitchen Comes to Downtown Opelika

PHOTO CONTRIBUTES TO THE OBSERVER By Wil [email protected] From the owners of Susie K’s to Opelika, a new restaurant offers a “spicy” version of American cuisine. Next Level Café, offering breakfast all day and serving lunch and dinner, is located in one of Opelika’s historic neighborhoods at 1006 1st Ave. in what was once Jim […]

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Harvey’s brings American cuisine with a twist to Falls Church

FALLS CHURCH, VA – Harvey’s, a new restaurant in Falls Church serving American cuisine made with locally sourced ingredients, opened on Monday, giving area residents a new option for breakfast, lunch and dinner . The restaurant has 48 seats in the main dining room and a 12-seat beer and wine bar. Harvey’s also has a […]

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Looking for Native American cuisine? You need to head to Toppenish

D-Rez and I were supposed to make a stop in Toppenish, WA today, so I thought while we were in town, we should stop for lunch at A&B Native American Cuisine, the home of the Indian taco! I’ve heard good things about it and having never tried fried bread, I was set! Have you ever […]

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‘Setting The Table’ Podcast Explores How African American Cuisine Pave The Way For American Cuisine

Setting the Table is a new Whetstone Radio Collective podcast hosted by a food writer Deb Freemanand premieres March 8. Setting the Table explores the histories and histories of African American cuisine and pathways, and lays out the argument that African Americans created the basis of American cuisine, even though it is one less explored […]

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Montana State University’s “Bug Buffet” Focuses on Native American Cuisine | ABC Fox Bozeman

BOZEMAN, Mont. – Montana State University’s 34th Annual Bug Buffet kicked off Monday with a week of events and activities exploring the history of edible insects in western North America and their relationship to Native American cuisine. For the past century, native families in Montana have used insects as the main source of protein in […]

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Rodney of Rodney’s Kitchen brings African American cuisine to Wartburg College | Local News

WAVERLY — Rodney Lewis, owner of Waterloo restaurant Rodney’s Kitchen, dropped by Wartburg College on Monday to share his African-American cuisine with the campus community during Black History Month. He led the preparation of 450 to 500 meals of fried golden catfish, macaroni and cheese, and green beans with turkey for students to enjoy for […]

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Taste crab and okra stew, learn how African-American cuisine transformed America at an event in downtown Flint

FLINT, MI — The community is invited to enjoy a tasting of African-American cuisine and discover how it changed America in a critically acclaimed documentary. A screening of the documentary High on the Hog: How African American Cuisine Transformed America will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. on Wednesday, February 23 at Flint’s Black […]

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Expo 2020 Dubai food review: Try modern American cuisine during…

(MENAFN – Khaleej Times) Posted: Wed 16 Feb 2022, 09:02 Expo 2020 Dubai is the place to be, now more than ever, as the World Expo has expanded its offerings and experiences before raising the curtains on March 31. Whether it’s a big concert on various stages or a cultural journey in one of the […]

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Expo 2020 Dubai Food Review: Try Modern American Cuisine During Restaurant Week – News

The National Restaurant showcases the multicultural philosophy of the World Expo through its delicious dishes. Photos: provided By Husain Rizvi Published: Wed 16 Feb 2022, 09:02 Expo 2020 Dubai is the place to be, now more than ever, as the World Expo has expanded its offerings and experiences before raising the curtains on March 31. […]

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TUESDAY TAKE-OUT: Poutine, Eh?, Norm’s of Yakima and A&B Native American cuisine | News

BNC OFFICES NOW – Another week, another Tuesday to go! This week, Lindsey went to A&B Native American Cuisine in Toppenish, then Sophia and Jessica went to Norm’s of Yakima. Tri-Cities newsroom tried poutine, huh? at Kennedy. A&B Native American Cuisine is famous for its fried bread and “Indian tacos”. They are open for takeout, […]

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Try Modern American cuisine during Restaurant Week

Expo 2020 Dubai is the place to be, now more than ever, as the World Expo has expanded its offerings and experiences before raising the curtains on March 31. Whether it’s a big concert on various stages or a cultural journey in one of the many pavilions, visitors get an unforgettable experience. One of the […]

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LE PLAT: A new dawn for the city center with ZAMA Latin American Cuisine | Food

While your travel plans are on hold, you can experience a culinary adventure at a new restaurant in downtown Bakersfield. Open Monday, ZAMA Latin American Cuisine will bring the flavors of Tulum and the Mexican Yucatan Peninsula to its cuisine and cocktails. “Zama means dawn in Mayan, so the menu takes Mayan cuisines, from Cancun […]

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Madam Presents Eclectic New American Cuisine Through an Artistic Lens

Works of art abound at Birmingham’s Daxton. Guests are part of the facility at the hotel’s grand entrance, while sipping cocktails at the bar, surrounded by a graphic geodesic dome. ohone evening in early March, I took out ingredients from a box left on my doorstep, thanks to the culinary team at the Daxton Hotel […]

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Soul food, African culture rooted in American cuisine

According to “High on The Hog,” President Thomas Jefferson loved macaroni and cheese, a dish created by his enslaved chef, James Hemings, also Sally Hemings’ brother. Macaroni and cheese is a popular dish today among Americans, especially the black community. (Photo courtesy of Unsplash) By Nicole D. BateySpecial at AFRO Much of American cuisine is […]

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Here’s where you can savor Native American cuisine

Food is one of the most powerful ways of expressing cultural identity and enabling people to share their heritage with others. It seems that Native American food is increasingly popular in the United States. Restaurants look to the past for inspiration, and many chefs revive dishes that are truly native to their region. The recent […]

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A&B Native American Cuisine is looking for volunteers and donations for the Thanksgiving meal

Toppenish, WA – A&B Native American Cuisine in Toppenish is looking to provide hundreds of community members with a hot Thanksgiving meal and they are looking for donations and volunteers to make this possible. The restaurant will be hosting a meal giveaway at 208 South Toppenish Avenue on Thanksgiving. Last year they held this event […]

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New Ocala Airport restaurant offers American cuisine, great views

With the aisle seat legroom and the window seat view, every chair and bar stool at Elevation 89, a new American cuisine restaurant at Ocala International Airport, is desirable. Guests occupied tables overlooking the airport tarmac on October 15, watching with childlike fascination the plane take off onto the runway against a clear blue sky. […]

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Potter Village gets new Asian buffet that merges Asian and American cuisine

Potter Village will soon carry the scents of a fusion of Japanese, Chinese and American cuisine with the return of a buffet. Asian Buffet, 1114 Oak Harbor Road, will take over the former Wang’s and Xian’s Buffet shopping complex, with the ambitious goal of offering all types of food as well as healthy buffet options. […]

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A Latin American cuisine journey through Lansing, from Huaraches to Pollo Saltado

Latin American cuisine represents many cultures and perspectives. From the southernmost part of North America in Mexico to the mountainous points of South America in Argentina, the food in these places is as diverse as their changing climates and terrains. To learn more about how this unique diversity is represented in Mid-Michigan, I visited a […]

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Cross-cultural mestizo makes traditional Latin American cuisine gluten-free – Blogtown

Janey Wong No fusion, but not really authentic, the Latin American inspired restaurant Mestizo is a celebration of different cultures, which the name and menu are meant to reflect. Owner Ketsuda “Nan” Chaison serves a menu of dishes from Latin American countries – chifles from Ecuador, a vegan Cuban ropa vieja made with jackfruit, Peruvian […]

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Latin American cuisine served in a renovated 1967 tube car

Welcome to Supperclub.tube, where patrons can enjoy eclectic Latin American cuisine in the extraordinary setting of a refurbished 1967 tube car. Based at the Walthamstow Pumphouse Museum, E17, diners can hop on the Victoria line underground train which has been converted into a restaurant, complete with tables, linens, fine silverware plus a curated playlist and […]

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Bill of Fare: for American cuisine with an emphasis on seasonal ingredients … meet at The Meeting House

The Princeton Meeting House is the rare restaurant that never completely closed during the pandemic. Husband and wife owners Amar Gautam and Amanda Maher made the decision early on to keep staff to cook meals for the nonprofit Share My Meals, a volunteer-run organization that aims to combat food insecurity and food waste in the […]

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The ex-Taco Mamacita space arrives in an American cuisine restaurant | Retail

An American cuisine restaurant is planned for the Edgehill Village space, Taco Mamacita’s last home. To be called Sadie’s and with an opening slated for late September, the restaurant will be owned and operated by Red Pebbles Hospitality. This entity is led by Howard Greenstone, who teams up with Ken Levitan and various silent investors […]

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Netflix Series ‘High on the Hog: How African American Cuisine Transformed America’ Green Lighted for Season 2

Netflix has ordered a second season of High on the Hog: How African American Cuisine Transformed America, the critically acclaimed series that celebrates the courage, artistry and ingenuity of African Americans who helped define American cuisine. Adapted from the book of the same name by food historian Jessica B. Harris, the docuseries – part cooking […]

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Marcus Samuelsson sets the record straight for American cuisine

In his shows, restaurants, and cookbooks, Samuelsson explores “about four cuisines in America” ​​that relate directly to the African American experience. American cuisine is a modern umbrella term, which, according to the owner of Red Rooster, brings together all of these heirloom flavors “be it barbecue, Southern, Lowcountry and Korean cuisine.” The major influence of […]

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Nob Hill Restaurant to Offer New American Cuisine

Steve Riley, owner of Mesa Provisions in Nob Hill. (Adria Malcolm / For the Journal) Nob Hill’s range of restaurants will expand further in early August with the opening of Mesa Provisions. The restaurant, located at 3120 Central SE, specializes in New American cuisine with a Southwestern twist, according to owner and executive chef Steve […]

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Burger van brings Asian and North American cuisine to Oldham

A BURGER van brings a fresh mix of Asian and North American cuisine to the borough. The freshly baked ‘crushed patties’ by Gorilla Burgers on Featherstall Road draw customers from Cheshire. Owner Azad Miah, 28, prepares the patties, which are created to make the meat as thin as possible, on the spot with his signature […]

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Opening of a Latin American cuisine café in Geneva – Albert Lea Tribune

gENEVA – After finding success on the road with her food truck offering Latin American cuisine, a local woman from Venezuela opened her own café last week on central avenue in Geneva with her daughter. Aracelis Sepulveda, daughter of Noris Hemingway, said her mother started her food truck about five years ago and was mostly […]

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Tocabe’s virtual pantry promoting Native American cuisine and culture

Tocabe co-owners Matt Chandra and Ben Jacobs have launched a virtual pantry, the Tocabe Indigenous Market. Provided. To bring Native American ingredients and recipes to more people and better support producers during the pandemic, Tocabe co-owners Matt Chandra and Ben Jacobs launched a virtual pantry, the Tocabe Native Market. , according to a press release […]

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D&E Grille serves American cuisine, a Long Islands specialty

MEDIAPOLIS – A new restaurant serves American cuisine and specialty Long Island iced teas in Mediapolis. D&E Grille, located at 626 Main Street, is named after its owners, Diana Wells and Earl Carter, and offers an eclectic menu of wraps, sandwiches, salads, burgers, steaks and seafood, giving credit to the motto of the restaurant, “Grille […]

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High On The Hog: How African American Food Transformed America

High on the Hog: How African-American Cuisine Transformed America. Episode 1, “Our Roots”. vs. Courtesy of Netflix © 2021 By Dwight Brown It’s a revelation. The rich history of black heritage cuisine and its influence on American cuisine is presented in this illuminating, heartfelt, and surprisingly well-crafted documentary. The host of this four-part Netflix epicurean […]

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High on the Hog: How African-American cuisine transformed America

High on the Hog: How African-American Cuisine Transformed America. Episode 1, “Our Roots”. vs. Courtesy of Netflix © 2021 By Dwight Brown, NNPA News Wire Movie Review It’s a revelation. The rich history of Black heritage cuisine and its influence on American cuisine is showcased in this illuminating, heartfelt, and surprisingly well-crafted documentary. The host […]

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TV Review – The Hollywood Reporter

Buried in the final chapter of the book by author and historian Jessica B. Harris High on the Hog: A Culinary Journey from Africa to America is a simple wish: Black American cuisine should be recognized for its influence on American cuisine. “African Americans have a long love affair with food, one perhaps unparalleled in […]

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“High on the Hog” gives credit to American cuisine where it belongs

Dr Jessica B. Harris and Stephen Satterfield from Netflix’s “High on the Hog”. | Photo courtesy of Netflix, design by Maitane Romagosa for Thrillist Dr Jessica B. Harris and Stephen Satterfield from Netflix’s “High on the Hog”. | Photo courtesy of Netflix, design by Maitane Romagosa for Thrillist In the shadow of the Zoungbodji Memorial, […]

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“High on the Hog” shows how African-American cuisine has shaped the United States | LOOK

High on the Hog: How African-American Cuisine Transformed America. Episode 1, “The Rice Kingdom”. vs. Courtesy of Netflix © 2021 *Black culture will never be erased with a documentary series like this! According to their press release, netflix takes you on a journey to discover how African-American cuisine shaped America in “High on the Hog: […]

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Netflix releases trailer for African-American cooking series ‘High on the Hog’

Netflix has released the trailer for an original cooking series titled High on the Pork: How African American Cuisine Transformed America, based on a popular book of the same name by food historian Dr. Jessica b harris. According to a press release, the series takes viewers on a culinary journey that ventures from Africa to […]

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In search of identity, chef Brandon Jew is redefining Chinese-American cuisine

“A story of struggle and perseverance”, this is how Chef Brandon Jew describes the immigrant experience in San Francisco’s Chinatown. Jew gave up on a successful career working with some of the city’s most iconic chefs when her grandmother was diagnosed with cancer. He describes his move to Shanghai to find an identity, then his […]

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Austin’s new food truck explores modern African-American cuisine in Texas

Through his new Distant Relatives food truck, Damien Brockway explores modern African-American cuisine. It’s the clearest way for the chef to share his research on how the sprawling African diaspora has had a huge impact and continues to shape the way Americans eat right now. Located at 3508 East Seventh Street in the Govalle neighborhood, […]

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Is American cuisine inherently racist?

“No one smells of chicken and thinks of racism! ” I remember the first time I felt nervous about what I ate. “Nervous,” as opposed to “apprehensive,” which describes how I felt the first time I ate ant eggs, corn smut, and some rattlesnake. alta cocina Tijuana temple. (I don’t need it: the eggs were […]

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Best Quality Daughter’s ‘Asian-American’ Cuisine Draws From More Than These Two Influences | Flavor | San Antonio

Click to enlarge Ron Bechtol Best Quality Daughter’s Salt and Pepper Shrimp comes with a Thai-inspired dipping sauce. Many lunar years ago I made my only trip to China. Already a bit bored by Cantonese a la carte cuisine as it was then served in the United States, I was expecting some kind of if-this-is-what-it-is-meant-to-have […]

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This stylish Wynwood newcomer celebrates South American cuisine

The Andes Cordillera – one of the largest mountain ranges in the world that crosses South America – is the inspiration behind Wynwood’s latest restaurant, Wayku restaurant and bar (73 NW 26th Street). Debuting earlier this week in the bustling neighborhood, it offers a range of dishes inspired by seasonal ingredients from the Americas. The […]

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Madame will serve a “new version” of American cuisine

Photograph by Joe Vaughn/Frame Birmingham is opening a new restaurant next month. Madame, based in the soon-to-open Daxton Hotel on Old Woodward Avenue, will serve a seasonal selection of American dishes with a sophisticated twist. The hotel’s flagship restaurant will focus on vegetable dishes. The menu includes Venere black rice with wild prawns, melted leeks […]

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Colorado author Adrian Miller serves the tradition of soul food in American cuisine – CBS Denver

DENVER (CBS4) – Soul food is the traditional food of African Americans, and its roots have grown in rural parts of the southern United States. Justin Adams of CBS4 spoke with Adrian Miller, author of Soul Food: the astonishing story of American cuisine, one plate at a time, as part of CBS4’s ongoing series: Elevating […]

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How Black History and Culture Influenced American Cuisine

Much of what makes up American cuisine can be understood through our country’s complicated history. Chefs Jerome Grant and Ashleigh Shanti are familiar with this story as culinary experts on the influence of black cooks on American cuisine. “Brown Hands, Minority Hands has always been behind the scenes of American hospitality and has really helped […]

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Whitestone hosts Gabriella’s American kitchen and the

HOUSTON, Jan. 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Whitestone REIT (NYSE: WSR) is pleased to welcome Gabriella’s American Cuisine to Arizona. With the successful opening of Mercado at Scottsdale Ranch, co-owners Anthony and Anna Barr managed to leave San Francisco to join other successful entrepreneurs in the business-friendly market of Scottsdale, AZ. Prior to their move […]

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A promising new all-day restaurant, the Full Belly Cafe and Bar, will reopen on October 5 in Stone Oak, San Antonio

Eat Drink // Restaurants Mike Sutter, Personal editor Sep 28, 2020 1of18 Eggs Benedict with Espresso Pork Belly and Hollandaise Sauce is on the menu at Full Belly Cafe and Bar, which reopens October 5 in Stone Oak. Mike Sutter / Staff File PhotoShow moreShow less 2of18 The Full Belly Cafe and Bar reopens on […]

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Hulu’s Taste The Nation breaks down American cuisine

Photo: Dominique Valente (Hulu) It’s no wonder that the best American cooking shows are those that take hosts to other countries. It is there, and not in the United States, that they can truly investigate the culinary traditions that form the amorphous patchwork of American cuisine, which is defined primarily by how it has adopted […]

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From slavery to “soul food”, the history of African-American cuisine | Cedar Rapids

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (KWL) — In honor of Black History Month, the African American Museum of Iowa hosted a celebration of “soul food,” examining the history behind the cuisine. The month of February is dedicated to honoring the history, culture and influence of black people in modern America. It’s a story that went virtually unrecorded […]

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Call Your Mother owners mix up South American cuisine in new restaurant – The GW Hatchet

Media credit: Sarah Urtz | photo editing assistant Latin American-inspired restaurant Mercy Me will open in the West End next month. You’ve devoured the bagels at Call Your Mother and maybe tried the pizza at Timber Pizza Co. at Foggy Bottom Farm Fresh Market. Now the couple behind the two restaurants are trying out South […]

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Critique of “American Cuisine”: The National Palace

Step aside, apple pie, your time is up. Today, a new set of foods anchors American tables, a hearty buffet of tacos and ramen, kimchi and craft whiskey, impossible burgers and hot Nashville chicken, oat milk and CBD infused sparkling water. Right now, there’s no food quite as American as Flamin’ Hot Cheetos. “Notwithstanding the […]

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American cuisine and how it came about

Paul Freeman, History Professor Chester D. Tripp (Liveright) For centuries, skeptical foreigners — and even millions of Americans — believed American cuisine didn’t exist. Over the past few decades, burgers, hot dogs and pizza have been thought to define the nation’s palate. Not so, believes food historian Paul Freedman, who writes that there is a […]

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Yale Historian Writes Book Defining What Exactly American Cuisine Is

Is there an “American” kitchen? And if so, how is it defined? Is the nation’s palace limited almost entirely to hot dogs, burgers and pizza? In his new book, “American Cuisine: And How It Got This Way,” Yale historian Paul Freedman gives readers a window into understanding American history through a cuisine spanning more than […]

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Sapphire sushi, hibachi and American cuisine open Friday – Detroit Lakes Tribune

For eight years, Rayna Tucker has wanted to open her own sushi and hibachi restaurant. When Country Kitchen closed its doors this spring and the building went up for sale, Tucker jumped on it and started working on his dream. Five months later, Tucker is ready to open Sapphire Sushi, at 705 US Highway 10 […]

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Add Soy Sauce to Omelets and Call It Chinese American Food | Arts

Have you ever tasted an omelette with soy sauce and oysters? I never had one, until one day, while scrambling eggs, cheddar cheese and red peppers, my eyes fell on the soy sauce and oyster sauce sticking out from behind the olive oil. olive on the spice rack. This flavor combination had never occurred to […]

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How enslaved Africans helped invent American cuisine

You can thank enslaved Africans for one of America’s most iconic drinks: Coca-Cola. “The basic ingredient of Coca-Cola is the native African kola nut,” says Frederick Opie, professor of history and gastronomy at Babson College in Wellesley, Massachusetts, and author of several books, including “Hog and Hominy: Soul Food from Africa to America.” Since the […]

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Commander’s Palace in New Orleans to host symposium on American cuisine and hospitality

After 35 years, Commander’s Palace decided it was time to once again survey the state of American cuisine with its second American Cuisine and Hospitality Symposium on September 17 at the Orpheum Theater, featuring some of the biggest names in the culinary industry, including Danny Meyer, Donald Link, Sheila Johnson, Will Guidara, Emeril Lagasse and […]

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How Enslaved Chefs Helped Shape American Cuisine | Story

Gilbert Stuart’s painting “Portrait of George Washington’s Cook” may represent Hercules, the famous chef of the first president. Courtesy of Wikimedia Commons “We have to forget about this so we can heal,” said an elderly white woman, as she left my lecture on the history of enslaved cooks and their influence on American cuisine. Something […]

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The Rise and Triumph of Asian-American Cuisine

But the question remains: does calling this type of cuisine Asian-American cuisine deepens and contextualizes our understanding of it, or is it just a label, like talking about Asian art or fiction- American – a way to simplify a complex story and make it a marketable cliché? The danger is in fetishizing Asian traits, a […]

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The 8 flavors that define American cuisine

Hold on to your chef hats – a new book claims America has the most complex cuisine in the world. Typically associated with mundane (but delicious!) dishes like burgers and apple pie, American cuisine is much more dynamic, according to historic foodie Sarah Lohman in her debut album, Eight Flavors: The Untold Story of American […]

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How Only 8 Flavors Defined American Cuisine: The Salt: NPR

Japanese chemist Dr. Kikunae Ikeda is credited with discovering MSG – one of the eight ingredients Lohman explores in her book. Peter Van Hyning hide caption toggle caption Peter Van Hyning Japanese chemist Dr. Kikunae Ikeda is credited with discovering MSG – one of the eight ingredients Lohman explores in her book. Peter Van Hyning […]