Monday, March 9, 2009 at 3:29PM
[chuck] in Metroxylon sagu, Papua New Guinea, Science, sago

Woman in Gulf Province of Papua New Guinea carving out the pith from the trunk of a sago palm to extract the starch.  The starch is mixed with water to form a paste or baked into biscuits. [NOTE: Neither form has much flavor, at least to my taste buds]. 

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