[LMB] was: Language Now Vat Meat Ethics

Sylvia McIvers sylviamcivers at gmail.com
Fri Aug 16 16:43:19 BST 2019


On Thu, Aug 15, 2019 at 8:33 AM Gwynne Powell <gwynnepowell at hotmail.com>
wrote:

> From: "M. Haller Yamada" <thefabmadamem at yahoo.com>
>
> Gwynne: We seem to like recognisable terms for major food groups, maybe
> it's tied
> to our programming. At the moment there's a big argument going on about
> the term
> 'milk'. Dairy producers want it to mean only dairy. There's almond milk,
> soy milk, etc -
> if they use a recognised term it's easier to sell the product, and people
> know where it
> fits in. 'Soy-based white liquid' just doesn't seem the same.
>


Here's the relevant question for is-it-milk.  Can you use it in coffee or a
bowl of cereal? Then it's milk. If not, not.
The end.

Sylvia - who does not often drink coffee ;)


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