Around The World: Seasonings & Marinades

World Globe

Even though we are all stuck at home, hunting down and discovering flavors from around the world is truly available at our fingertips. As I ogle exotic places stalking a variety of travel bloggers, it honestly causes a tad of jealousy or what can be better described as a feeling of ineptitude. Why? Because the…

Fisher’s Fare: Jewish Cuisine

Jewish cuisine is distinct from Israeli cuisine in that it has been shaped by the local cultures where people have settled. As the Jewish diaspora spread across the globe they brought their culinary traditions and adapted them to the local ingredients and cultures. In the United States this cultural fusion is most clearly displayed in…

Fisher’s Fare: West African Cuisine

West Africa

West Africa is a geographic region of sub-Saharan Africa that includes 16 countries and almost four hundred million inhabitants. The Atlantic slave trade had tremendous influence on the transfer of ingredients and knowledge between Africa, the Caribbean, and southern United States, and those influences are still visible today. With such a large population one might…