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When most Americans think of mole, they think of spicy chocolate. However, that is only one piece of a very large puzzle. So, what is mole sauce exactly? Today we will explore mole’s history, varieties, and flavor notes. What Is Mole? Mole (pronounced MOH-lay) is Mexico’s national dish. The word “mole” comes from the Nahuatl […]

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Humans have enjoyed and relied on tofu for a very long time. The first record mentioning tofu occurred all the way back in 965 A.D. China where it was widely consumed by both the rich and poor. It was first documented in Japan shortly after, in the diary of a Shinto priest who used it […]

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On August 23rd, 2021, California became the first US state to pass a resolution designating that kimchi gets its own special day — November 22, Kimchi Day. This comes a year after China tried to lay claim that kimchi originated within its borders — a statement that greatly shook South Korea. As it has gained […]

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People all around the world enjoy eating curry. Yet, the dishes that make up our global appreciation of curry are often disparate in taste, appearance, and ingredients. So, what is curry, really? Curry Is Everywhere and Nowhere Curry is an umbrella term used to describe a spiced sauce or gravy. As a category of food, […]

Foods Demystified