Sandy Block, who is a Master of Wine, a credential NOT MANY people in this country can boast, is not only INCREDIBLY knowledgeable about wine, but he is down-to-earth and FUN!! Sandy, not only provides some great tips about some of his favorite summer wines, but he helps us debunk some myths about the “rules” that we have come to associate with wine. Sandy, in his articulate, but diplomatic manner TRASHES them all.
Walter Willett from the Harvard School of Public Health talks about how Thomas Jefferson is connected to Olive Oil. Jefferson knew people would not eat vegetables without oil. Healthy oil like olive oil is good for you. This footage is great but didn't make it into Nina Simonds' Spices of Life: Pyramid on a Plate #3: Healthy Italian Food Exposed.
Walter Willett from the Harvard School of Public Health answers the question, "How can it be fried and good for you?" You'll be surprised at the answer. For more Walter Willett, watch Pyramid on a Plate: Italian at Nina Simonds' Spices of Life video blog.