With literally millions of miles of the most diverse rainforest on earth, it makes sense that the Amazon jungle would hold a few culinary wonders in its depths. From superfoods to miracle medicinal herbs, the native people of the Amazon have spent countless generations learning the jungle’s secrets. Today, pressures of deforestation, illegal mining, and overfishing have put the traditional Amazonian way of life and diet at serious risk. Let us not underestimate the knowledge and wisdom that may be lost.

 

 
 an introduction to amazon cuisine

an introduction to amazon cuisine

 Amazon Cassava Flatbread

Amazon Cassava Flatbread

 Amazon Grilled Fish

Amazon Grilled Fish

 the  destruction  of  the  amazon: from the forest to the table

the  destruction  of  the  amazon: from the forest to the table

 Amazon Aguaje Popsicles

Amazon Aguaje Popsicles

 Amazon Heart of Palm Salad

Amazon Heart of Palm Salad

 trading superfoods for junk foods in thE amazon jungle

trading superfoods for junk foods in thE amazon jungle

 Amazon guayusa tea

Amazon guayusa tea

 Amazon Brazil Nut Milk

Amazon Brazil Nut Milk

 Amazon Açaí Bowl

Amazon Açaí Bowl

 amazon turtle soup

amazon turtle soup