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Sunday, August 16, 2009
We harvested these beautiful eggplant yesterday and I felt like I should be painting them, not eating them. (I'm sure you know which urge won out....and yes, they did make a very wicked eggplant parmesan!)
The term "foodways" refers to the connection between food-related behavior and patterns of membership in cultural community, group, and society. In its most general usage, "foodways" refers to the systems of knowledge and expression related to food that vary with culture. – answers.com