Carrots

Coffee and food

Like a moth to the flame – runawaykiwi goes back to carrots

After this post about the different types of carrots available at Borough Market, the question was asked “what do they taste like?”. Mission accepted. I prepared the scene like a wine tasting, mulling and musing the purple and then white segments trying to pluck the different flavor notes. Sadly, the both just taste like carrot. […]

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Coffee and food

The inevitable post about carrots

For those of you who watch QI, you will know that carrots were not always orange. They were bred to be orange by some fancy pants dude in the Netherlands to honour royalty*. I have known this for a while, and although I eat a carrot every day for lunch I have never seen any […]

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