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Episode 60 – Food Fable: Watermelons

Episode 60 - Food Fable: Watermelons

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 Vietnamese folk tale that takes place in ancient Vietnam during the time of the Hung Kings, and explains how watermelons came to be a common crop in the country thanks to a young Prince who was exiled to a desolate island by the King.

Episode 57 – Food Buzz: History of Coffee Cherries

Episode 57 - Food Buzz: History of Coffee Cherries

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

Episode 56 – Food Fable: Mangoes

Episode 56 - Food Fable: Mangoes

Plated Earth Food Fables are original short historical fiction stories about produce and its ability to connect people, culture, and history. This Food Fable shares several examples of the mango’s role in folklore and theology in both India and the Philippines, focusing on the legend of Surya Bai, daughter of the sun, which tells how the mango originated as a symbol of undying love.

Episode 55 – Food Buzz: History of Mangoes

Episode 55 - Food Buzz: History of Mangoes

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

Episode 54 – Food Fable: Durian

Episode 54 - Food Fable: Durian

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, and explains how the Durian fruit wasn’t always so smelly – it was a love potion gone wrong!

Episode 53 – Food Buzz: History of Durian

Episode 53 - Food Buzz: History of Durian

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

 


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