The Deliciousness to Cost Ratio

Some foods taste really, really good. Bacon and chocolate do. So does cheese, and ice cream. Most of the tastiest foods are rich in at least one of the big four — sweetness, fattiness, saltiness or umami.┬áMost have at least two — ice cream and chocolate are sweet and fatty, cheese is fatty and umami, […]

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The Scottish Poverty Diet

How to fill out your kilt on $100 a month In this, the fourth edition of my poverty diet series, I would like to prove two things: 1. All countries, not just developing ones, have historical poverty diets. My first three versions of hyper-thrifty eating were from China, India and Mexico. While most Scots may […]

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