Erik Wolf posted an articleEvarist March discusses getting back to nature and how nature inspires cuisine see more
Just released! Episode 11 of the Association's Eat Well, Travel Better: The Business of Food Travel podcast, featuring Evarist March.
Evarist March is a lover of nature. He specializes in the knowledge of plants, fungi and algae and their usefulness for humans, which directly relates to their use in both traditional or contemporary gastronomy. He is a passionate guide, and admittedly somewhat eccentric, who works mainly in Catalonia. It is here where people interpret the natural environment and make the connection between (gastronomic) culture, its origins, place and people. Evarist loves to be surrounded by crazy cooks, naturalists and lovers of life. Learn more about Evarist and his company at NaturalWalks.
In this episode you'll learn:
- Why it's important to have a connection to the food you eat.
- How nature can inspire cuisine
- Why it's important to preserve endemic culinary cultures.
- Why it's important to dream about your potential.
- How take inspiration from others to help you follow your own path.
- How to stay competitive when the price of products keeps going down.
Resources mentioned in this episode:
His company NaturalWalks
Erik Wolf posted an articleWorld Food Travel Association Podcast Episode 2: Irene and Mei Li - Believe in Your Dream see more
Sibling co-founders of the Mei Mei empire in Boston, Massachusetts (USA) discuss the trials and tribulations of turning a foodservice dream into a brick and mortar reality. They've expanded from a food truck popular with residents and visitors alike to add a full-service restaurant., as well as bottled sauces They share what it's like to work with family, and talk about what they did to help make their small business a true success, including inspiration from our Episode 1 speaker Air Weinzweig below. An inspirational cookbook is in the works. Hear what these two women have to say and and then you'll want to book your trip to Boston for the scallion pancake sandwiches! #EatWellTravelBetter