I’ve had a number of different homes in my life and on occasion I’ve been homesick for all of them. For
One of the fastest ways to conjure up and cure homesickness for me is through food. The smell of barbecue, freshly baked cornbread or my family’s chicken pie in the oven can take me right back to
The other day I was strangely overcome with a truly rare desire: the urge to eat an Australian sausage roll. I have no idea where this notion came from – I wasn’t even thinking of
This weekend I went with friends to the restaurant Wagamama, newly opened in
If ever I am asked to give travel advice to friends considering traveling to one of my former homes, that advice always includes a food tour as well as actual places to visit. Visitors to
I am exercising superhuman restraint here - I can usually get MUCH more specific and go on at near-infinite length on this topic, but will refrain. I don’t want to get too homesick. Any foods and dishes that send you to another time and place? Recommendations for us non-natives?