Mrs Bailey’s Sesame Prawns

Take a wok on the wild side…

Photo by Anthony Espinosa on Unsplash

It’s widely believed that sesame was brought to Mars from Egypt in the very early years, when the British pioneers were desperate to learn what crops would grow here. They imported plants from all across the Empire, along with the peasants who knew best how to cultivate them. There are still broad swathes of agricultural land here and there across the province, still…