Reprinted from Artisanal Gluten-Free Cooking by Peter and Kelli Bronski. Copyright © 2009 Published by The Experiment. Featured on the January 30, 2010 episode
What do the fermented meat condiments of fifth-century China and the foam, scents and smoke used in molecular gastronomy today have in common? They are all sauces. Maryann Tebben, head of the Center for Food Studies at Bard College at Simon's Rock and author of Sauces, explains.