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Mansaf: Jordanian Lamb, Yogurt & Rice Pilaf – Arousing Appetites

What is Mansaf? Mansaf is a Jordanian lamb dish that consists of pieces of lamb, rice and yogurt. Mansaf is usually served in an aluminum tray with the meat surrounded…

Top 10 Holiday Treats Around the World (that are easy to make)

The holidays are a time to gather with family, friends and loved ones. But how is it celebrated in other countries? This list of the top 10 holiday treats and…

Arroz Mamposteao: Rice and Beans Recipe from Puerto Rico

Sometimes the greatest surprises come in the smallest sizes. Such is certainly the case with Puerto Rico. For an island that’s only a maximum of 65km in height and 180km…

Onigiri: Japanese Rice Cakes

Some of life’s greatest treats come in the smallest packages. Onigiri is most definitely one such small-packaged large-sized treat. What originally started as an effective, efficient way to feed a…

Kottu Roti: Sri Lankan Fried Bread

It’s always fascinating to find recipes that have much more to offer than just their ingredients and listed steps. Few recipes, however, transcend as far and mean as much as…

Arroz de Marisco: Portuguese Seafood Rice Paella

Oh yes, this recipe was a real treat to make. It wasn’t a total surprise that it would be, though. Generally, when you come across a recipe that has been…