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TOMATO FIGHT!

The Tomatina Festival is held the last Wednesday of every August near Valencia, Spain.

Watch an Americanized version of the festival held in Reno, Nevada

(Source: pbs.org)

This Day In History: The film adaptation of Mary Poppins was released by Disney on August 27, 1964

The author of the original book, P.L. Travers, was not thrilled with the film to say the least, but she did go on to write several sequels to the successful story. Did you know one was a cookbook?

Learn more: Mary Poppins in the Kitchen | The History Kitchen | PBS Food

Best New Cookbooks of August 2014

Dinner: The Playbook
100 Days of Real Food
Gourmet Jewish Cookbook
 
See the full list

Best New Cookbooks of August 2014

  • Dinner: The Playbook
  • 100 Days of Real Food
  • Gourmet Jewish Cookbook

 

See the full list