Latest Ethnic food News

Hot stuff: New 'Joy of Cooking' coming out in November

May. 9, 2019 9:21 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — With new recipes on everything from Thai-style wings to hot-smoked salmon, the next edition of "Joy of Cooking" is coming out this fall. Scribner announced Thursday that the first revision of the classic cookbook since 2006 will be published Nov. 12. The book was overseen by founding editor...

UN: 10 million North Koreans suffering severe food shortages

May. 3, 2019 9:49 AM EDT

ROME (AP) — About 10 million people in North Korea are facing "severe food shortages" after the East Asian nation had one of the worst harvests in a decade, the United Nations' top food agencies said Friday. The shortfall is the result of climatic conditions such as drought and flooding as well as a lack...

Fun meets anti-bullying effort at annual Sikh Day Parade

Apr. 27, 2019 4:06 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — New York's Madison Avenue was awash with live Indian music, food and dancing as it hosted the city's annual Sikh (SEEK') Day Parade. Saturday's celebration came with an effort to raise funds for a national TV ad campaign aimed at combating what organizers say is the bullying of Sikh...

NYC Chinese eatery heats up cultural appropriation debate

Apr. 12, 2019 8:51 PM EDT

A New York City restaurant owner who touted her "clean" American-Chinese cuisine and derided Chinese dishes as swimming in "globs of processed butter," sodium and MSG is renewing the long-simmering debate about stereotyping and cultural appropriation in the restaurant world. Arielle Haspel, who is white and a...