Let us briefly define these well known terms before those of
you who are keen on the combination of the two, above mentioned, move to the browsing
of the delicious content in this category.
Substances that are being consumed in order to provide
nutritional support, energy source, and life maintenance or growth stimulation
are commonly known and considered as food. It mostly originates from plants or
animals. Through consumption of food necessary fats, proteins, minerals and
vitamins are being provided for the sustention of life.
The increasing demand for food in the world has resulted in
the evolution of the basic hunting, gathering and agriculture into a global
Apart from food, equally important for sustention of life
are the liquid used for consumption, the most important of all being water.
Other water based consumable liquids are commonly known as drinks or beverages,
while the water itself is not a subject of that categorization. Today the most
common classification of drinks is based on the presence of ethanol in a
certain drink, making it alcoholic, while others are simply referred to as
Interesting fact about alcoholic beverages is that they have
routes in human culture dating back as far as 8000 years. They include wine,
beer and liquor, whereas beer is the oldest of the three, dating back to the
early Neolithic period (9500BC). Evidence of that claim is found in written
history of ancient Iraq and Egypt.
The documentaries and video materials compiled for you in
this category explore the foods and drunks around the world.
Find the answer to the simple question of why do people eat
meet. Explore the cultural diversity when it comes to consumption of different
types of meet. Watch the documentary on that subject that is written and
directed by Lina Trichillo.
Ever wondered what it would be like to own and operate a
brewery? The documentary Pretty Things Beer & Ale Project gives you an
insight on that matter. Follow the story of Dann and Martha Paquette, a couple
of tenant brewers, and their love for the brewing industry.