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  • Bow Your Hamms to Chocolate February 4, 2011

    Author: Beach Combing | in : Modern
    Bow Your Hamms to Chocolate

    [[an onion]] Dieticians and quacks have long tried to convince humanity that certain foods can work wonders on our failing bodies. Beachcombing’s favourite example is Baldini’s De sorbetti (1775) where it is argued that Neapolitan ice-cream will cure everything from sniffles to tumours (another post another day). But there are others from, in the nineteenth […]