World Food Challenge

Day 142: Portugal and Caldo Verde

Good evening, Raffies! Sorry about yesterday..Sometimes I get these awful headaches and the only way to get rid of them is sleep.. After a good night's sleep I felt better. In the end, I did not even enjoy the cabbage rolls, due to my terrible headache. I only ate one and went to bed as… Continue reading Day 142: Portugal and Caldo Verde

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Day 130: North Korea and Mul-naengmyeon

Good evening, Raffies! Today we are going to North Korea. This time, my husband chose the dish, for he had been to a North Korean restaurant, when he was living in China: Mul-naengmyeon! This noodle soup is a typical dish for war summer days. It is a cold noodle soup, that reminded me of the Japanese… Continue reading Day 130: North Korea and Mul-naengmyeon

World Food Challenge

Day 127: Nicaragua and Indio Viejo

Buenas tardes, Raffies! Today we are going to Nicaragua and we are going to enjoy a traditional dish from this country: Indio Viejo. Translated, it means "Old Indian". Why this name, you may ask? Well, there is a legend to this dish: Long long time ago, when the first Spanish settlers had come to Nicaragua,… Continue reading Day 127: Nicaragua and Indio Viejo

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Day 70: Guatemala and jocón

Buenas tardes, Raffies! Today was a day off, for it is Kingsday in the Netherlands. However, I have been busy cooking. For instance, I made my husband very happy, since he was complaining about my making only fruity smoothies. Therefore, I decided to make a chocolate one for him..What do you think? Anyways, today's country… Continue reading Day 70: Guatemala and jocón