Dinner part of history

We are all but a small part of a very long story.  Tonight we had roast, carrots, and potatoes.   Cows and carrots were originally domesticated in Mesopotamia, then spread throughout the rest of the world.  Potatoes were domesticated in South America and brought back to Europe by Spaniards.  The DNA of these international travelers ended up on my plate in Alabama.

Advertisements

About Allen Krell

Http://allenkrell.wordpress.com
This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s