Other than these two ingredients, the rest were all locally produced.
When it comes to food, “more is traded than wheat, lumber and oil” (Patel 75). In the case of my recipe, it was the dry-fruits that were imported. The tea I consumed has a very special significance in the global food system; “It is through tea and sugar that many of today’s soft drinks trace their ancestry” (Patel 77), although neither tea nor sugar has a very long history of appearance in the international scene. Moreover, Patel claims that “International trade transformed the world” (Patel 81). This trade is not just happening through exchange of food ingredients, but also through exchange of food recipes. I took the recipe of banana bread from Youtube and the person I learned the recipe from was