Posts Tagged by Blogging Marathon

Wuhan – Re-Gan Mian ~ Hot & Dry Noodles

Blogging Marathon, Around the world in 30 days with ABC cooking, Chinese Food, Chinese Cuisine, Re Gan Mian

There is no country starting with alphabet W. We decided to do a city or a region starting with this alphabet but only catch is we cannot repeat that country for the alphabet it starts with. Had I done C for China, I could not have done Wuhan, China for W. So for W it […] more

Vietnamese Stuffed Crepes ~ Banh Xeo

Vietnamese Food, Vietnamese Cuisine, Blogging Marathon, Around the world in 30 days with ABC cooking, Crepes, Vietnamese dosa, Stuffed Crepes,

I cannot believe we are already on 22nd alphabet V and in 3-4 days our Around the World in 30 Days culinary tour will conclude. Of all the alphabets, V was probably one of the easiest I have done in terms of finding the recipe and cooking it. I did V for Vietnam. One day […] more

Ukrainian Vushka

Mushroom Dumplings, Ukrainian Foo, Ukrainian Cuisine, Blogging Marathon, Around the World in 30 Days with ABC Cooking,

Today we travel to Eastern European nation of Ukraine that has been in the news a lot lately. Ukraine was part of USSR and hence the cuisine and culture is similar to that of Russia. Vushka (Voosh-kah) is popular in both Russian and Ukraine. Vushka is a mushroom and onion dumplings. Vushka means tiny ears […] more

Turkey – Sekerpare ~ Cookies in Sugar Syrup

Cookies in sugar syrup, Turkish sweet, Turkish food, Turkish Cuisine, Blogging Marathon, Around the Worlld in 30 Days with ABC Cooking,

Today we stop in Turkey for some dessert. Yes, you read it right. I finally caved in to my Mediterranean sweets temptation. For the past 6-7 weeks we were off sugars and did not eat any desserts until last Thursday. We ate Anzac cookies few weeks ago and a kit Kat once or twice, but […] more

Sri Lankan Shrimp Curry

Sri Lankan Prawn Curry, Blogging Marathon, Around the world in 30 days with ABC cooking, Sri Lankan Food, Sri Lankan Cuisine,

Growing up, all I knew about Sri Lanka was it is an island nation in the Indian Ocean, neighbor of India, has a cricket team, Colombo is the capital city, LTTE rebels fighting for a separate state for Sri Lankan Tamils in northern part of the country and King Ravana of Lanka from the Hindu […] more

Russia – Baklazhannaia Ikra ~ Poor Man’s Caviar

Russian Cuisine, Russian Food, Blogging Marathon, Around the world in 30 days with ABC cooking, Eggplant Caviar, Veg Caviar

The day before we started this marathon I told Mr.U I was going to be busy the next one month as I will be on a virtual culinary world tour and he asked if I was stopping in Russia. He said I should not upset President Putin’s and be in his good books as he […] more

Qatar – Qahwa Helw ~ Flavored Coffee

Qatari Food, Qatari Cuisine, Orange Coffee,

The only country I know for Q is Qatar. So today, the blogosphere is going to be flooded with Qatari cuisine as I am almost certain all of my BM buddies are going to do Qatar for Q. Qatar is an Arab nation in Western Asia with Doha as its capital. Some facts about the […] more

Peru – Garbanzo con Acelga ~ Chickpeas and Swiss Chard Stew

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

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 […] more

Oman – Shuwa

Omani Food, Omani Cuisine, Roasted Meat, Blogging Marathon, Around the world in 30 days with ABC cooking,

Today we travel to the Arab nation of Oman, officially known as Sultanate of Oman. Unlike other Arab nations, Oman has modest oil reserves. In 2010 United Nations Development Program ranked Oman as the most improved nations in terms of development in last 40 years and is also categorized as high income economy. (Source Wiki) […] more

New Zealand – Anzac Biscuits

Australian Food, New Zealand Food, Blogging Marathon, Around the World in 30 Days with ABC Cooking, Cookies,

Anzac biscuits are very popular in Australia and New Zealand. These biscuits have a history and it is always interesting to know how the food got a name and the history behind it. During World War 1, soldiers wives made these biscuits and sent them to their husbands stationed abroad. Australia New Zealand army corp […] more