Complete Language of Food: A Definitive & Illustrated History.
Awaken both your inner foodie and your inner yogi as you journey into the consciousness of everyday foods, from their origins in myth to modern interpretations today. Have you ever considered the cultural origins and meanings of your favourite foods? The Complete Language of Food ties ingredients back to mythological and folklore roots for a unique and exploration of the foods we eat.
Presented alphabetically, each food entry includes:
- A beautiful illustration
- concise summary of the food's mythology and folklore
- How the food is used in certain cultures and traditions
- Correlations to chakras, elements, and deities
With everyday ingredients like acai, bok-choy, and cauliflower, you're bound to learn more than you ever imagined about your household favourites as you discover the symbolic meanings, uses, and facts behind each. The knowledge gained will bring new meaning and intention to your mealtime. Elegantly designed and beautifully illustrated.
Dimension: 254mm X 203mm
Author: THERESA DIETZ