Notes on Bacteria and Viruses
Slideshow on disease
check out : Prince of Wales: Microbial Wine and Cheese
Many foods are made by the action of microbes from kingdom Monera, or Fungi. In a group of two or three, prepare a plate artistically displaying an sample of a food that is made by a microbe. For example, sourdough bread is made by the action of lactobacillus and Propionibacterium freudenreichii produces emmental cheese. In the history of food, it seems, there was always someone who decided to try something that looked like it had gone bad and said, "hey, a little off, but…not bad!" And thus the birth of beer, bread, cheese, natto!
Due date to be announced. Please bring a tea mug for the fermented Camellia sinensis. This is what we will be drinking. De-alc beer and wine provided by Ms. Chung. semi-formal event. if you have a musical instrument, please bring it! make only enough for your own group to eat and to let anyone who is curious have a taste.