Sure, we may come for the recipes, but we stay to be entertained by the cook's own peculiar passion for the world of the edible.
Review: "These are edible if you like clams and are willing to eat just one or two."
The Colombia trip includes foraging from forests outside Bogotá and eyeing orchids in Medellín (not edible).
1590s, from Late Latin edibilis "eatable," from Latin edere "to eat," from PIE root *ed- "to eat" (cf. Sanskrit admi "I eat;" Greek edo "I eat;" Lithuanian edu "I eat;" Hittite edmi "I eat," adanna "food;" Old Irish ithim "I eat;" Gothic itan, Old Swedish and Old English etan, Old High German essan "to eat;" Avestan ad- "to eat;" Armenian utem "I eat;" Old Church Slavonic jasti "to eat," Russian jest "to eat").