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Day 191: Vanuatu and Laplap

Good evening, Raffies! It is wonderful and warm here in the Netherlands and I wish it would never stop. We are going to Vanuatu in our last week of this challenge and we are going to make a funny sounding dish: Laplap. Laplap is the national dish of Vanuatu and it is prepared by grating… Continue reading Day 191: Vanuatu and Laplap

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Day 178: Tonga and Faikakai Topai

Good evening, Raffies! Today we are going to Tonga. To be honest, my designated dish was octopus in coconut sauce. However, due to great unluck, I was not able to find any fresh octopus this week. Therefore, I had to change plans and went for a funny sounding dessert: Faikakai Topai. It is a quite… Continue reading Day 178: Tonga and Faikakai Topai

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Day 134: Palau and Pichi-Pichi

Good evening, Raffies! Today we are going to Palau to try yet another dessert: Pichi-Pichi. The reason why I chose this dish is quite silly, I thought the name was hilarious. In consistency, Pichi-Pichi reminded me of some mochis from Japan and my Japanese husband agrees, so maybe I am not completely insane. However, the… Continue reading Day 134: Palau and Pichi-Pichi

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Day 90: Kiribati and Palusami (Coconut creamed spinach)

Good evening, Raffies! Today we are going to Kiribati. After having had a wonderful almost summery day here in Breda, Netherlands, we are going to enjoy some traditional food from Kiribati. This was the first time I have ever bought corned beef in my entire life! The dish was really simple: Ingredients: 1 kg spinach… Continue reading Day 90: Kiribati and Palusami (Coconut creamed spinach)

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Day 39: Comoros and its Akoho sy voanio

Hello Raffies! Spring is finally here and hopefully it is here to stay. Otherwise why not pack your things and enjoy the sandy beaches of the Comoros Islands? Since I am passionate about active volcanoes, I was surprised to find out that the Comoros is a volcanic archipelago with some active volcanoes..now it rocketed high… Continue reading Day 39: Comoros and its Akoho sy voanio