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Gastronomica. 2015; 1521–2 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/gfc.2015.15.2.1
Published: 01 May 2015
...Gary Alan Fine; Christine Simonian Bean Banquets are a central part of American political culture, combining culinary and rhetorical “red meat.” These are gatherings for the partisan faithful, aiding in fundraising or honoring electoral victors. As in the case of Joseph McCarthy’s claims of...
Gastronomica. 2020; 20159–68 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/gfc.2020.20.1.59
Published: 01 February 2020
... for local food advocates to address structural inequities, the spe- cific ways they affect Black KC residents, and the myriad ways they affect other racialized populations. Recently, for example, advertisements for a fundraiser gala for a local nonprofit that promotes urban farming were plastered with...
Gastronomica. 2019; 19428–41 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/gfc.2019.19.4.28
Published: 01 November 2019
... production has been characterized by multiple family publica- tions of Amma-themed biographies, and in 2004 local women in Gimli began selling Amma dolls (gray-haired women dressed in traditional Icelandic clothing) at the newly opened Amma s Teahouse to fundraise for heritage projects.41 Since the 1980s...
Gastronomica. 2019; 19216–28 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/gfc.2019.19.2.16
Published: 01 May 2019
... participating in fundraising events, and, of course, maintaining a media presence for the restaurant, and increasingly the chefs themselves, have placed new bur- dens on owner-operators. Such pressures potentially make own- ership appealing and possible for only a very small margin of those who once might have...
Gastronomica. 2018; 18328–41 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/gfc.2018.18.3.28
Published: 01 August 2018
... Toronto (AGT) partnered with Consumers Gas and Canada Packers, two large Canadian companies, to organize The Art of Cooking as a fundraiser for the museum.1 These annual demonstrations of gourmet cooking, conducted by world-renowned chefs, were the endeavor of the AGT s Women s Committee, the volunteer...
Gastronomica. 2017; 17385–90 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/gfc.2017.17.3.85
Published: 01 August 2017
... where large quantities of food were served (Heathcott 2003). Through it all, grandpa retained his passion for cooking and gardening. This barrel-chested, tattooed truck driver loved nothing more than to bake, broil, sauté, and fry. He was a staple at church fundraisers and school events, cooking giant...
Gastronomica. 2011; 11493–98 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/gfc.2012.11.4.93
Published: 01 November 2011
... than what the charge for on the plate. © 2012 The Regents of the University of California. All Rights Reserved. 2012 Kickstarter Restaurant crowd-funding Mission Chinese Food “What Happens When” Colonie fundraising restaurants w iN t e r 2 0 1 1 93 G a S t r o N o m ic a gastronomica...
Gastronomica. 2014; 14426–33 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/gfc.2014.14.4.26
Published: 01 November 2014
... academics, mounted FIGURE 2: Small mezcal distillery, Guerrero. photograph by sarah bowen © 2009 G A S T R O N O M IC A 28 W IN T E R 2 0 1 4 a campaign to stop NOM 186 and the proposal to brand the use of the word agave. They held fundraisers to educate con- sumers, talked to the Mexican and US press...
Gastronomica. 2014; 14278–81 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/gfc.2014.14.2.78
Published: 01 May 2014
..., but feuds were non- existent. Sometimes the school sold ice cream or cookies as a fundraiser, and I often noted on those days that the fundrai- sers lack of success was a function of the swift sales enjoyed by the illicit student vendors who brought the junkiest foods kids really wanted and charged...
Gastronomica. 2013; 1341–9 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/gfc.2013.13.4.1
Published: 01 November 2013
..., hosts an annual Smelt Fry that serves as a fundraiser and community celebration. ABOVE: Presentation of the last Presidential Salmon at Walker s Point, Kennebunkport, Maine, May 25, 1992. From left to right: Maine Commissioner of Marine Resources Bill Brennan, President Bush, Claude Westfall, Senator...
Gastronomica. 2012; 12266–67 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/GFC.2012.12.2.66
Published: 01 May 2012
... dark, very similar to lean goose or duck, and because the bones are small, the meat is eaten as finger food . The best parts are the thighs or hams, which are tender and succulent . The first meal I attended was held in late March at a vfw Hall in Salem, New Jersey; it was organized as a fundraising...
Gastronomica. 2011; 1111–6 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/gfc.2011.11.1.1
Published: 01 February 2011
... . It further supports that many of his fans are unaware of . In 2002 he created the Emeril Lagasse Foundation to formalize his charitable giving and channel his fundraising power . At the Foundation s signature annual event, Carnivale du Vin, the top names in food and wine gather for a fundraising gala...
Gastronomica. 2009; 9485–88 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/gfc.2009.9.4.85
Published: 01 November 2009
... (Chicken Stew), mix Pink Ladies at the bar (Marsaw), and barbecue mut- ton for Catholic Church fundraisers (Mutton: The Movie). Here is a world where food is sustenance not just for the body but also for memory and identity. Using food as the starting point, York s films talk about family, religion, sex...
Gastronomica. 2009; 9395–96 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/gfc.2009.9.3.95
Published: 01 August 2009
... fundraisers over the years to establish and advance her thesis that there can be no definitive moment when the pavlova was invented but rather that it evolved over several decades. Her research precisely dates many pavlova recipes in these early books and in published correspondence, demonstrating that the...
Gastronomica. 2009; 9396–97 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/gfc.2009.9.3.96
Published: 01 August 2009
... documents the foodways of New Zealand cooks. Leach has been an avid collector of cookbooks and draws on the wealth of the numerous New Zealand com- munity cookbooks published as fundraisers over the years to establish and advance her thesis that there can be no definitive moment when the pavlova was...
Gastronomica. 2008; 8460–64 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/gfc.2008.8.4.60
Published: 01 November 2008
... drinking towns from their beginnings. The Junior League of Charleston s Charleston Receipts, first published in 1950, is the oldest continuously pub- lished fundraiser cookbook in America. It includes, in its second chapter, Canapés, a perfectly acceptable recipe (though I usually add some red pepper...
Gastronomica. 2006; 6265–67 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/gfc.2006.6.2.65
Published: 01 May 2006
... fundraiser during the Just for Laughs comedy festival in Montreal in 2003. There were homeless people who took plates and then came back with their friends for more. It was a great event. You see, the egg is a life symbol, and we offer life to people. Bessières Easter tradition is easy to understand in...
Gastronomica. 2006; 6249–56 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/gfc.2006.6.2.49
Published: 01 May 2006
... day at the Pine Knob Ramp Supper, an annual fundraiser that supports the community center known throughout the valley as the Ramp House. As we chopped off the rootlets and peeled away the slippery outer membrane (jokingly referred to as the slimer ) for the next day s feast, we were already caught up...
Gastronomica. 2005; 5315–17 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/gfc.2005.5.3.15
Published: 01 August 2005
... being a little bit devilish. Her cooking demonstrations were often informal so that everyone would feel comfortable about asking and learning and enjoying every aspect of preparing a meal. Once, at a fundraising event at the Long Wharf Theatre in New Haven, Julia instructed the audience to just call...