Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat is Good. It Could Be Better.

Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat, by Samin Nosrat
On a boat getting seaweed for salt production in Japan. Most salt isn’t procured like this. (Netflix)
A metate, used to grind corn by hand. It’s not easy! (Photo SFU)
The undersized, overheated huts slaves in the Dutch colony of Bonaire slept in when they worked the salt ponds. (Photo TripAdvisor)

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Nerd, writer, cook. Jewish as f**k. I write Flavors of Diaspora. Views are mine, not of my employer or others. @UChicago & @UniofOxford alum. Trotse verraaier.

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