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· January, 2008

Stories about Food from January, 2008

UAE: Egg Shortages and Contests

Japan: Whale as Food Culture

Trinidad & Tobago: On Not Eating Meat

Ghana: Eating Waakye

EU, Mauritania: Faraway Fishing

Argentina: Patagonian Lamb

Lebanon: Ashoora and Hreeseh

South Africa: Cape Town food blog

Kuwait: Camel Meat

Armenia: Pay-Per-Sachet

South Africa: Women growing organic food

Introduction to Somali Blogosphere

The first roundup of Somali blogs, a small but steadily growing segment of the African blogsphere. Most Somali bloggers, predictably perhaps, are young, based outside Somalia and write in English.

Dominican Republic: Manny Ramirez Wine Raises Funds

Cuba, Brazil: Substantial Deal

Peru: The Year of the Potato

Kuwait: Shrimping Ban

Israel: Food Porn

Iraq: Snow in Baghdad

Yes, seriously. For the first time in living memory it actually snowed in Baghdad. Salam Adil braves the weather and brings us the latest from the Iraqi blogosphere in this...

Serbia: “Elegy For a Swine”

Many Serbs traditionally celebrate Orthodox Christmas by firing rifles and pistols, and consuming lots of homemade plum brandy and pork. Serbian bloggers have been writing about their Jan. 7 feasts...

Pakistan: Right to Food

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