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Beignets: A Guide

Not even close to all the beignets available in country.

Peace Corps

Churros con Chocolate

Now this is something I had been looking forward to for a LONG time. I’ve always seen and heard about Spain’s ‘churros con chocolate’ and ever since I accepted this job I was dreaming of the day I would be able to try them. 332 more words


Belize, formerly British Honduras, is a country on the eastern coast of Central America. With a population of around 368,000 it has the least population density in Central America. 454 more words

North America

Great New York State Fair Musts

When you are a New Yorker, attending the Great New York State Fair in Syracuse, NY  is a near-obligatory yearly outing. A celebration of agriculture, food, music and all things New York, there are a few sights and eats that you won’t want to miss. 295 more words


khajoor/Bursagh-khajoor Sweet Fried Dough

Last night was Isra and Mi’raj, also known as Al Isra’ wal Miraj, locally known as Shab-e-Meraj. This event marks the night that Allah (God) took the Holy Prophet Mohammad (PBUH) on a journey from Mecca to Jerusalem and then to heaven .  612 more words


China: Hutong Cooking

It was a lovely day in April, so why not go get lost in the seemingly unending network of hutongs – the traditional Chinese neighborhoods – in Beijing, China. 114 more words


yaniqueque – johnny cake - fried bread (Dominican Rep.)

Yaniqueque or Yanikeke are the epitome of Dominican street and beach food. It’s really hard to say where its name and origins lie. They are thought to come from the Johnny Cake or Shawnee Cakes of the native inhabitants from the Atlantic seaboard of North America, which are still popular today in New England. 327 more words