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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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Carrot Cake, Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting, Thanksgiving Dessert, Bake-a-thon, Blogging Marathon,

Carrot Cake Cream Cheese Frosting

Carrot cake is a dense cake that resembles a loaf of bread. Grated carrots are added to cake and is spiced with cinnamon, nutmeg and mixed spices. It is served with or without frosting and common frosting for carrot cake is cream cheese frosting. Carrot cake cream cheese frosting is a classic cake to bake…

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Blogging Marathon, Sandwich, Veggie Cheese Sandwich, Fusion Indo American Sandwich, Toasted cheese Veggie Sandwich, Grilled Veggie Cheese Sandwich, Snack, Lunch,

Veggie Cheese Sandwich ~ Fusion Sandwich

When I cook for myself, I look for easy recipes to fix my meal and this veggie cheese sandwich is one of them. Vegetables and spread for the sandwich differs based on my mood on a given day. For the last recipe in Cooking for One, series is fusion veggie cheese sandwich. I used tomato…

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Blogging Marathon, Cooking Carnival, Protein Rich Food, Cooking With Protein Rich Ingredients, Cooking With Moong Dal, Moong Dal, Pesrau Pappu, Recipes with Moong, Recipes with Pesaru Pappu, Green Gram, Khichdi, Moong Dal Rice, Moong Dal Khichdi, Moong dal vegetable rice, Green gram vegetable rice, Pesaru pappu annam, pesaru pappu khichdi, one pot meal, Indian food, Indian rice dish,

Moong Dal Vegetable Rice ~ Khichdi

I love one pot meals and specially rice varieties. Biryani, pulao and fried rice are on top of that list. When I need to fix something for myself, moong dal khichdi or pongal is one of my goto food and sometimes I keep this instant pongal mix handy in the fridge for such days. This…

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Minestrone Soup 4

Minestrone Soup & Cheese Bruschetta

Today we are traveling to Italy for a classic Italian soup, minestrone soup. I served this soup with cheese bruschetta for my Italian combo. Minestrone soup can be served by itself as it is a wholesome soup. Minestrone soup is a thick soup made with vegetables, beans, pasta or rice. Onion, celery and carrots are…

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Mashed Potatoes & Vegetables, Belgium Food, Belgium Cuisine, Food of the World,

Belgium Stoemp for Food of the World

This month Food of the World is halting in Belgium. Belgium cuisine varies from region to region and is also influenced by neighboring countries, Germany, France and the Netherlands. Belgium is known for its chocolates, waffles and bear. Ingredients used in Belgium cuisine are regional and seasonal. Potatoes, leeks, gray shrimp, Belgium endive are common…

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Russian Soup, Ukrainian Soup, Beets Soup,

Borscht ~ Russian Beetroot Soup

Borscht is a beetroot soup of Ukrainian origin. This soup is popular in Eastern & Central European countries. Though borscht is Ukrainian in origin, it is equally popular and common in Russia. Soup can be served as it is, as I did or with some sour cream. Little mushroom onion dumplings called vushka is served…

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Haryana Cuisine, Haryanvi Cuisine, Blogging Marathon, Carrot Methi Subzi, Carrot Fenugreek Fry, Carrot Methi Curry,

Gajar Methi Subzi ~ Carrot Fenugreek Stir Fry from Haryana

Haryana is the north Indian state carved out of the state of Punjab on a linguistic basis. Chandigarh is on the border of these states and was created as a union territory, which serves as a joint capital for both Haryana & Punjab. Haryana borders Punjab & Himachal Pradesh in the North, Uttarakhand & Uttar…

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