Episode 66 Fruitcakes history then to now with Ken Albala


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Christmas and fruitcake seem to be hand in hand and polar opposites. One much anticipated and one, well, not. That's a shame for a well made-yes, there is such a thing-fruitcake is a thing of tastebud and gastronomical beauty.

Ken Albala discusses some of the history of the fruitcake and the cultural and culinary traditions as well.

Find the show notes here with a link to Ken's books, the affiliates and more.


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