Plated Earth

Episode 115 – Food Buzz: History of Passion Fruit

Episode 115 - Food Buzz: History of Passion Fruit

The Food Buzz highlights specific produce facts and history to help guide future produce exploration.

Episode 114 – Food Fable: Peppermint

Episode 114 - Food Fable: Peppermint

Plated Earth Food Fables are short historical fiction stories about produce and its ability to connect people, culture, and history. This Food Fable shares a legend of how peppermint candy canes were invented by a German choirmaster who needed to keep his choir kids quiet during a Christmas ceremony.

Episode 113 – Food Buzz: History of Peppermint

Episode 113 - Food Buzz: History of Peppermint

The Food Buzz highlights specific produce facts and history to help guide future produce exploration.

Episode 112 – Food Fable: Sweet Potato

Episode 112 - Food Fable: Sweet Potato

Plated Earth Food Fables are short historical fiction stories about produce and its ability to connect people, culture, and history. This Food Fable shares an African folktale that is based off of Aesop’s Fable, The Tortoise and the Hare.

Episode 111 – Food Buzz: History of Sweet Potato

Episode 111 - Food Buzz: History of Sweet Potato

The Food Buzz highlights specific produce facts and history to help guide future produce exploration.

Episode 110 – Food Fable: Amaranth

Episode 110 - Food Fable: Amaranth

 

Plated Earth Food Fables are short historical fiction stories about produce and its ability to connect people, culture, and history. This Food Fable shares the history of Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead), as well as a story inspired by the yearly celebration.

Episode 109 – Food Buzz: History of Amaranth

Episode 109 - Food Buzz: History of Amaranth

The Food Buzz highlights specific produce facts and history to help guide future produce exploration.

Episode 108 – Food Fable: Kale

Episode 108 - Food Fable: Kale

Plated Earth Food Fables are original short historical fiction stories about produce and its ability to connect people, culture, and history. This Food Fable tells a story from ancient Greek and Roman mythology about how cabbage (and subsequently kale) came to be, and why kale is traditionally eaten before and after a night of carousing.

Episode 107 – Food Buzz: History of Kale

Episode 107 - Food Buzz: History of Kale

 

The Food Buzz highlights specific produce facts and history to help guide future produce exploration.

Episode 106 – Food Fable: Snake Fruit

Episode 106 - Food Fable: Snake Fruit

 

Plated Earth Food Fables are original short historical fiction stories about produce and its ability to connect people, culture, and history. This Food Fable ties together the meaning behind Snake Fruit’s nickname, Fruit of Memory, and its proper name, Salak, which it shares with a legendary haunted mountain in West Java: Mount Salak.

 


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Specialty Produce is a family owned and operated food service and retail fresh produce supplier located in San Diego, CA. A premium provider for more than thirty years, Specialty Produce continues to be a leader in service, product quality and technology.
 
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