Food Links, 07.09.2011
Eating with our eyes.
On the link between food insecurity and conflict.
Pret a Manger seems set to stay in the US.
Will Self considers his local Sainsbury’s supermarket cafe.
America’s favourite foods, state by state (fun, but probably spurious).
Where do whoopie pies come from? (Thanks Mum!)
Ferran Adria visits China.
How pricey farmers’ markets threaten food reform – and this is Tom Philpott’s response.
George Monbiot evaluates Hugh’s Fish Fight.
How did granite become the kitchen counter standard?
This is fantastic: the South African Post Office promotes the consumption of vegetables with some lovely new stamps, and a handy recipe book.
A guide to New York City’s pizzas.
Wonderfully, C. Louis Leipoldt’s Polfyntjies vir die Proe (a history of eating in the Cape) is now online.
The real ale renaissance (hurrah! I love ale).