Some say the way to a person's heart is through their stomach, what if that was also the way to world peace?
In The Power of the Palate: Through the Great Exchange, Kathiana LeJeune cooks up some delectable insight into how food shapes one's cultural identity, builds community, and helps shape government policy. In this book, you'll read about some of the most fascinating leaders who are using their palates for good, including:
Veaceslav Pituscan, a diplomat who was able to connect with a Ukrainian ambassador over traditional Eastern European bread.Chef and writer Reina Gascón-Lopez who created The Sofrito Project to celebrate her heritage, homeland, and love of food.The Louisius-LeJeune family and what family recipes bring this family together at the dinner table!
The Power of the Palate speaks to everyday foodies, world-travelers, international relations scholars, and future diplomats that would like to harness the power of food for diplomacy. This book will empower you to create unforgettable dining experiences and build lasting friendships through The Power of the Palate: Through the Great Exchange!