Pyttipanna (Links for the Week of November 10, 2019)

Pyttipanna: Swedish for “small pieces in a pan.”

Image: LSE Library (via Flickr)

  • How the TV dinner reshaped culture
  • Dinner-for-one is so unbearable for many seniors that they simply skip meals
  • A writer’s experience with an Instant Pot prompts a meditation on women’s labor in the kitchen
  • The struggles faced by urban farms
  • The U.S. Food supply has grown substantially since 1970, and along with it so have our waistlines
  • Recent protests in Lebanon have prompted a frenzy of food hoarding
  • How DoorDash won the ‘burbs and a dominant position in the food-delivery space
  • Fungi-based fake steaks have arrived
  • Meet the man who first developed frozen foods
  • Enfant terrible: Getting toddlers hooked on bad foods means big profits

I’m always taking suggestions for food-related articles, projects, thought experiments to feature. Send them to @AusterityKitchn, and let me know how you would like to be credited.