Picture if you will, a place out of time, in shadow and darkness, where you unlock the restaurant door with the key of imagination. You’re sitting at the open kitchen counter of the different, the bizarre, the unexplainable…
The Folklore Food Blog serves up food related tall tales from the dark corners of kitchens around the world; what we call Tales From The Cook, a twist on the foodways sub-genera of folklore. Foodways are stories of the cultural, and social practices relating to the consumption of food. Tales from the Cook are fantastical tales of how people are transformed by food and how food is in turn transformed by people.