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Berbere Spiced Vegetable Soup, Vegetable Soup, Spicy Cheese Sandwich, African Flavored Soup, Ethiopian Flavored Soup, Blogging Marathon, Dinner Ideas,

Berbere Spiced Vegetable Soup and Cheese Sandwich

Berbere spiced vegetable soup is a spicy, hearty soup for cold winter nights. Soup has medley of vegetables, chickpeas and is seasoned with berbere spice. The second dinner idea for this week is berbere spiced vegetable soup with a spicy cheese sandwich. I had some leftover berbere spice after making this stew and used it…

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Salad, Blogging Marathon, Green Beans, Chickpeas,

Green Beans Pasta Salad

The theme for this week is one vegetable cooked in 3 different ways. When I initially picked this theme, I had ridge gourd in mind and had picked three different dishes. Then I changed the vegetable and this month since we are posting on the weekends, I thought of doing one post for both BM…

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Blogging Marathon, Buffet On Table, Chickpeas Soup, Tunisian Soup, Tunisian Food, Tunisian Cuisine, Tunisian Breakfast, Breakfast,

Lablabi ~ Chickpeas Soup from Tunisia

Lablabi or lablebi is a Tunisian chickpeas soup. It is a thin soup flavored with garlic, cumin powder, harissa and served with stale bread and poached egg. Lablabi is a popular street food and a common breakfast in Tunisia. It can easily be made at home with various garnishes and accompaniments. On the streets, hot…

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Buffet on Table, Blogging Marathon, Combo Meal, Poori, Puri, Curry, Chickpeas Curry, Pakistani Curry

Pindi Chana with Poori

For the second combo of the week, we travel to Rawalpindi, Punjab in Pakistan. It is said that pindi chana originated in Rawalpindi, hence the name. Pind in Punjab means village. I do not know if this chana preparation is still popular in Rawalpindi but it is in North India. Since it originated in Rawalpindi,…

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Chana Masala, Chole, Punjabi Chole, Punjabi Choley, Chickpeas Curry, Garbanzo Beans Curry, Cooking from Cookbook Challenge, CCChallenge

Choley for Cooking from Cookbook Challenge

Cooking from Cookbook Challenge is a blog event I try to participate at least twice a month. This a weekly weekend event, where we post recipes prepared from cookbooks, paper clipping and written down recipes. This event has forced me try many new recipes that I wanted to but never got around to do. Today’s…

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Garbanzo con Acelga, Peruvian Stew, Chorizo chickpeas stew, Peruvian Cuisine, Peruvian Food, Blogging Marathon, Around the world in 30 days with ABC cooking,

Peru – Garbanzo con Acelga ~ Chickpeas and Swiss Chard Stew

Today we are traveling to western South American country of Peru. Peru is home to ancient cultures and one of the oldest in the world. It was a Spanish colony until it got its independence in 1821. The capital is Lima. Mining, manufacturing, agriculture and fishing is the main economy of the country. The cuisine…

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Shorba Frik, Green Wheat Soup, Algerian Soup, Ramadan Soup, Around the world in 30 days with ABC Cooking

Algerian Shorba Frik

Starting today I am doing a month long marathon with “Around the world in 30 days with international ABC cooking” as the theme. Every day I will be posting a recipe from a country in alphabetical order. For first day, I chose Algeria for country starting with A. Today’s recipe is shorba frik, a soup…

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