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Old 07-02-2005, 07:39 PM
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"TOliver" wrote

traditional American or Southwestern/Tex-Mex, since the
Prez gets more than his fill of "composed" dishes and
elaborate menus.


Fascinating. Ottoman sultans had a "food taster" whose job
it was to taste the food before it was served to the
sultans--just in case.

Is there a similar job category in the White House, I
wonder? How about in Buckingham Palace?

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