Berea’s Chestnut Street Champions assemble for a terrific roundtable, featuring Mae Suramek of Noodle Nirvana, Katie Startsman of Native Bagel, & Lindsay Windland & Drew Elliott of Clementine’s Bake Shop.
While I love being able to play, tweak, and reinvent all sorts of food from all sorts of cultures, you gotta do it with respect, unlike these sad examples of cultural appropriation.
For the sake of “order & hygiene,” Bangkok’s government is shutting down all all street food stalls by the end of 2017. What about food and culture? What about tourism? SAD.