And yet again the European Union leads the world towards a sainer future. This time it's a stronger continent wide shark finning ban on. The video below addresses the animal cruelty aspects of shake fishing but also spends time on the issues of over-fhishing and waste. It is worth a watch if you want to see why the ban is important. At the 12 minute and 30 second mark it becomes very hopeful.
I just can't get enough fish in my life. EVERY time I eat a piece of any type of fish I want to make it an even more regular part of my diet. Due to the high price of fish compared however and serious concerns I have with abuse of our oceans, I hesitate when standing in front of the fish counter. If this experience resonates with you then take a peak at the rest of this post for some help.
Wild Flavors follows the seasons showcasing the wonderful creations of Didi Emmons. She emphasizes unique garden plants like African basil and wild edibles like autumn olive & Japanese knotweed. Didi shares useful overviews of 46 plants in addition to prep and preserving tips as well as recipes. It's a must for your culinary library collection.