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V.21 No.49 | 12/6/2012

Food

All Ears

Exploring the world of heirloom maize

By Ty Bannerman [ Tue Nov 27 2012 11:31 AM ]

For this week’s issue, Gail Guengerich decides it’s high time we started thinking beyond sweet, yellow corn. Instead, she suggests we delve into the many other varieties of maize available in the Albuquerque area, from blue corn to chicos.

Food for Thought: Beyond King Corn

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V.21 No.47 | 11/22/2012

Food for Thought

Beyond King Corn

In search of maize redemption

By Gail Guengerich
Celebrate the diverse world of corn—a world where stalks can grow between two and 20 feet high; ears range in size from salad forks to golf clubs; and kernels span the color wheel in saffron, pomegranate, mauve, rose, black and lavender.
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