Food for Thought. Delicious or otherwise.

“In a thousand-plus pages of federal nutrition reports I was unable to locate any instance of the words ‘delicious,’ ‘delectable,’ ‘savory,’ or ‘yummy.’ And the committees writing the reports did not include even one noted chef, even though they are devoted to telling America, in the most heartbreaking detail, how we should eat.”

– From The Man Who Ate Everything (1998) by Jeffrey Steingarten. Given my below post on obesity, some food for thought from my current read (thanks for the loan, sister-in-law!).

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