A giant haul of food and agriculture goodies, all of which show that things are neither just nor simple.
The law that protects pubs from the perceived challenge of restaurants was passed by a Parliament full of publicans
The biggest meat recall, the weirdest market economy, old cheese, bitters and bread. A diverse diet, for sure.
Unless you already know what you're doing, modern cook-books may be a recipe for disaster.
Newsletter portion sizes are more manageable again, with threats bacterial, nutritional and political. Plus some history and my ruminations on last meals.