Talking Dirty: Tongue First! recipe book now available

Arts Catalyst's new publication Talking Dirty: Tongue First! Recipes from the Mouth of the Thames is now available to buy.Talking Dirty: Tongue First! Recipes from the Mouth of the Thames is an ecopolitical recipe book by artist Fran Gallardo and Claudia Lastra, commissioned by Arts Catalyst. The recipes were researched, tested and compiled by Gallardo in collaboration with people on the Essex coast of the Thames Estuary. Through a “tongue first” approach, the book explores the tastes, ingredients, and changing ecology and sociopolitics of estuary.The book contains instructions for sourcing ingredients along the Thames Estuary, testing them for pollutants and cooking with them: Grey Mullet and Hair Soy Sauce to Inhaling Fogs and Airs of the Thames Estuary, Vertical Commons Salad (including arsenic) with Blackberry Vinegar and The Invasive Flood (Semi-Invasive Species Soup).

 BUY NOW for £15More details about the bookSupported by:Wellcome Trust and Arts Council England