Reclaiming Indian Food from the White Gaze

It’s become so trendy to remove Indian food from its cultural context — the New York Times’ masoor dal recipe includes sweet potatoes, which would alarm any auntie — that it’s hard to know what’s authentic as someone who’s still learning.

Source: Reclaiming Indian Food from the White Gaze – Eater

On simplified coffee names

 

Americano = black coffee
Flat white = white coffee
Cappuccino = frothy coffee
Latte = milky coffee
Mocha = choccy coffee
Tea = not coffee
Hot chocolate = also not coffee

Source: Café’s Simplified ‘No Nonsense’ Hot Drinks Menu Sparks Debate – LADbible

On fancy coffee

Source: Priscilla on Instagram: “#35mins_of_dripping #mellowercoffee #sweetlittlerain #but_its_still_bitter @hillaryquah ☕”

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