More Tasty Foods From Around The World (Fridays)

Foods found on en.wikipedia.org

Hello fellow food lovers! It’s Friday, and you know what that means! Yes, it’s time to take a look at some more delicious foods. Now, let’s dig in!

  • Joumou is a savory dish that comes from Haiti. It’s a soup that’s made from winter squash, plantains, beef, vegetables, and potatoes. It’s eaten traditionally on New Years Day.

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  • Halo-halo is a sweet dish that comes from the Philippines. It’s made from  sweetened kidney beans, sugar palm fruit, rice, tapioca, nata de coco, coconut, plantains, sweetened chickpeas, gulaman, cheese, and sweet potato. It’s served in a tall glass.

halo halo

Another Food From Around The World (Fridays)

Dishes found on en.wikipedia.org

Hello fellow food lovers! It’s Friday, and you know what that means! Yes, it’s time for us to take a look at another tasty dish. Now, let’s dig in!

  • Obatzda is a savory dish that comes from Germany. It’s made with paprika, salt, pepper, soft cheese, and caraway. It’s usually eaten with pretzels or bread.

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Yokai Wednesdays

All creatures found on yokai.com and Alt & Yoda’s book, Yokai Attack!

Konbanwa, everyone! It’s Wednesday, and you know what that means! Yes, it’s time for us to take a look at some more fascinating creatures. Now, let’s go on a journey to the “Land of the Rising Sun”!

  • Onibaba is an extremely disturbing creature of Japanese mythology. It’s depicted as a blue maniacal old woman with wild hair and an oversized mouth. It tries to collect the livers of unborn children. It will also go after human entrails. The only way to stop the Onibaba is to try to convince her that you’re too fatty to eat. 

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  • Jinja hime are incredibly popular creatures of Japanese folklore. They’re depicted as serpentine beings with female faces and two horns. They’re also quite reclusive, and are usually never seen by humans.

jinja hima

More Fascinating Foods From Around The World (Fridays)

Foods found on en.wikipedia.org

Hello fellow food lovers! It’s Friday, and you know what that means! Yes, it’s time to take a look at some more interesting foods. Now, let’s dig in!

  • Semur is a hardy dish that comes from Indonesia. It’s a special type of meat stew with garlic, ginger, nutmeg, and cloves. The main ingredient of this dish is  sweet soy sauce. The sauce both strengthens the soup’s flavor, and mixes quite well with the other ingredients.

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  • Takoyaki is an immensely popular dish that comes from Japan. It’s a spherical shaped food that’s made with tempura scraps, green onion, octopus, and pickled ginger. Takoyaki are usually sold at various food stalls, and at supermarkets throughout Japan.

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More Foods From Around The World (Fridays)

Foods found on (en.wikipedia.org)

Hello fellow food lovers! It’s Friday, and you know what that means! Yes it’s time to take a look at some more fascinating dishes. Now, let’s dig in!

  • Shaobing is a breakfast food that comes from China. It is a special type of flatbread that can be filled with stuffing, or covered with sesame. The fillings include black sesame paste, mung beans, smoked meat, red bean paste, and pork with spices. The dish is usually accompanied by soy milk or tea.

shaobing

  • Ash reshteh is a fascinating dish that comes from Iran. It’s a thick soup that’s made from more than 50 different types of ingredients. They include herbs, lentils, onions, dill, and dried mint. It’s usually eaten at special Iranian events like Sizdah be-dar and Nowruz.

ash reshteh

St. Patrick’s Day Food Special

Foods found on en.wikipedia.org

Happy Saint Patrick’s Day, everyone! This weeks’ food special will be completely Irish oriented to celebrate. Now, let’s dig in!

  • Champ is a fascinating dish that comes from Ireland. It consists of mashed potatoes, milk, cheese, spring onions, salt, and pepper. It’s also known as Poundies. 

cham

  • Yellowman is a small confectionary that comes from Northern Ireland. It is made from vinegar, brown sugar, butter, and golden syrup. 

yellowman

Another Tasty Food From Around The World (Fridays)

Food found on en.wikipedia.org

Hello fellow foodies! It’s Friday, and you know what that means! Yes, it’s time to take a look at another wonderful dish. Now, let’s dig in!

  • Shakshouska is a very savory dish that comes from Africa. It consists of a poached eggs, onions, chili peppers, tomato sauce, and cumin. The dish is also quite popular in the Middle East.

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