Persistence of high food prices raises risk of hunger and political turmoil around the world

Persistence of high food prices raises risk of hunger and political turmoil around the world

Food prices match and even exceed the values ​​recorded between 2007 and 2008, a period in which the world faced a serious food crisis, causing a series of protests in emerging countries. This is what BNP Paribas’ calculations show: in the first quarter of this year, food inflation in developing nations rose 10% year-on-year, above … Read more

industry is “wolf in sheep’s clothing”

industry is "wolf in sheep's clothing"

Carrefour called the Brazilian Food Association (Abia) a “wolf in sheep’s clothing” after the entity filed a complaint against the multinational at the National Consumer Secretariat (Senacon). The expression was used in court proceedings. The reason for Abia’s complaint was the Nutri Escolha app, promoted by Carrefour since July last year, which ranks foods sold … Read more

Coffee from Minas Gerais sold at an international auction for R$ 18,000 a sack is served in a cafeteria in SP – Paladar

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Located in Patrocínio (MG), Fazenda Daterra has 6,200 hectares and half of the property is made up of an environmental preservation area. The other half is occupied by coffee plantations, from which around 100,000 bags are harvested per year. Photo: DaTerra Although Brazil is known as one of the biggest producers of coffee shop in … Read more

‘Cancelado’, Arturito restaurant, by Paola Carosella, has a line at the door – Nacional

'Cancelado', Arturito restaurant, by Paola Carosella, has a line at the door - Nacional

Former Masterchef partner and restaurant cook (photo: reproduction) Despite online boycott threats, the restaurant Arturito, owned by cook Paola Carosella, has sold out reservations and is waiting in line. The place was “cancelled” by Bolsonaristas after the former Masterchef’s criticism of President Jair Bolsonaro (PL) and his supporters. “It is very difficult to relate to … Read more

open-air dining and entertainment

open-air dining and entertainment

The last few years have brought many changes in the personal, work and, of course, consumption habits of the population. After months with a part of the people confined and isolated, it was to be expected that outdoor spaces would become more attractive. The choice for this type of environment has gained so many supporters … Read more

Ketogenic diet is excellent strategy to lose weight, says expert; see what to eat – Nayana Siebra

Ketogenic diet is excellent strategy to lose weight, says expert;  see what to eat - Nayana Siebra

There may be many strategies for those looking for lose weight. Nutritionists work with a series of diet options that they prescribe according to the profile and objective of each patient. Within this range is the ketogenic, which is a diet low in carbohydrates, moderate in protein and high in good fats. Nutritionist Olga Serra, … Read more

Biscuit or cookie? Debate of… tax law!

Biscuit or cookie?  Debate of... tax law!

Did you know that the classic “cookie or cookie” debate has its origins in tax law? It all started in the UK when the bakery McVities’s created a new product called Jaffa Cake. Jaffa Cake had the name of cake, the typical ingredients of a traditional cake and the shape of the cake, but it … Read more