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The Culinary World of Fidel Castro

The Culinary World of Fidel Castro

Fidel Castro, 1959, Courtesy of the Library of Congress

Fidel Castro, 1959, Courtesy of the Library of Congress

Two great podcast on Good Food with host Evan Kleiman on Public radio station KCRW in Santa Monica, California On Fidel Castro's culinary predilections and food related agricultural experiments. Apparently he was a ice cream aficionado and invested in food studies that would help Cuba improve its nutrition and food system as a nation. Take a listen:

 Rodrigo Garcia Remembers Fidel's and Food

Darien Canaguh's Work on Fidel Castro and Food

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William H. Hastie, Civil Rights Attorney

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Cakes on Christmas

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