Latest Stories Tagged: food

Arts, Culture & Media

Geo answer

For today's Geo Quiz we were looking for a Greek island named after a mythical figure who flew too close to the sun. The island is called Ikaria. We hear some of the island's culinary secrets from a Greek-American chef who lives there.

Arts, Culture & Media

French faux pinor noir

The legal wrangling over fake Pinot Noir wine continues in France. Yesterday, a French court convicted a dozen people of fraud for exporting fake Pinot Noir to the United States. We speak with Guy Woodward, editor at Decanter Magazine about the verdict.

Arts, Culture & Media

Geo Quiz and Geo Answer

For today's Geo Quiz, we are looking for Vietnam's second largest city. This city's known for its mix of European and Asian style and architecture. That mix is also reflected in its cuisine. The answer is ? Hanoi.We speak with Chef Bobby Chin.

Global Politics

Saipan postcard

Saipan is the largest island of the US Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. It was the last place to join the US. Many who know Saipan are deeply fond of the Pacific island. One of those aficionados took The World's Mary Kay Magistad on a tour.

Global Politics

Artic whiskey

Researchers have recovered five crates of whisky belonging to polar explorer Ernest Shackleton, They've been embedded in ice for over a century. Anchor Marco Werman speaks with Richard Paterson, Master Blender at Whyte and Mackay.