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Episode 84 – Food Fable: Lychee

Plated Earth Food Fables are short historical fiction stories about produce and its ability to connect people, culture, and history. This Food Fable tells the legendary love story of Emperor Xuanzong and Yang Guifei from the Tang Dynasty of ancient China, and shows how Yang’s love for lychee fruit may have led to the Emperor’s own downfall.

Episode 80 – Food Fable: Basil

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 of many myths of basil from around the world, notably the legend in Christian tradition of Saint Helena, who was led to an epic discovery on her pilgrimage in Jerusalem thanks to basil plants.

Episode 70 – Food Fable: Pears

Plated Earth Food Fables are original short historical fiction stories about produce and its ability to connect people, culture, and history. This Food Fable is a retelling of a tale from China about a greedy pear farmer who encounters a monk with a magical pear tree.

Episode 67 – Food Buzz: History of Elderberries

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

Episode 66 – Food Fable: Guavas

Plated Earth Food Fables are original short historical fiction stories about produce and its ability to connect people, culture, and history. This Food Fable is a retelling of a legend from the Philippines that explains how the guava got its name and its crown from a selfish, cruel King who was cursed for his wrongdoings.

Episode 65 – Food Buzz: History of Guavas

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

Episode 61 – Food Buzz: History of Plums

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

Episode 46 – Food Buzz: History of Sharon Fruit

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