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Variety of small bowls filled with different spices
We all know that filling our plates with more vegetables, fruits, grains, and pulses is healthier for us and healthier for our planet. Making...
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In 2013, Forbes magazine reported that a mere 8 percent of people achieve their New Year’s Resolutions. Though we’re only a couple weeks into 2017,...
Nuts and Grains
Sustainability has become a major topic in the food discussion over the past couple of years, particularly in the face of climate change and...
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From pizza to sushi, many globally inspired dishes have earned a permanent place on American menus. Now, thanks to our insatiable appetite for hummus...
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No matter where Oldways Culinarias take us, my travel colleague Abby Sloane, Oldways Finance and Program Manager, always declares after each meal, “...
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Each year, Oldways uses its unique position as a leader in nutrition communication to forecast the next wave of “what’s hot” in the food industry...
Freekeh Brussels Sprouts
Traditional New Year’s meals around the world celebrate abundance and prosperity, things we all want in the coming year. Abundance doesn’t have to...
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Many of us wear our dietary preferences on our sleeves today. That’s not necessarily a bad thing, but it can make people downright twitchy over the...
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Want an effective way to change the world for the better? Start with what’s on your fork. Especially as food policy measures face political...
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The approaching holiday season has me thinking a lot about tradition. That’s because tradition plays such a major role in making both special...
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Cheese research is delicious, but also very difficult to come by. Scientist and other researchers seldom times focus on cheese for their scholarship...
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Oldways’ very first culinary and cultural symposium in the Mediterranean was held in 1991 in Porto Carras, Greece, not too far from the northern Greek...

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