Porotos con rienda, or bean and pumpkin soup (Chile)

Tweet Located in the South of South America, Chile is the most elongated country in the world, being 4,300 kilometers long but on average just 175 km wide. It houses a variety of different climates from rainy temperate areas to glaciers and the driest desert in the world, Atacama. It is one of the most […]

Rūpjmaizes kārtojums, or layered rye bread dessert (Latvia)

Tweet Latvia is a fairly small and sparsely populated ex-Soviet country located in the Baltic region, between Estonia and Lithuania. Lithuanian and Latvian are the only Baltic languages remaining in the world. Latvian food is similar to that in other Baltic and Northern European countries with some Russian and German influences. Focus is on meat, […]

Sweet potato and lemon cookies (Zimbabwe)

Tweet Again sorry for not posting, blah blah blah. Not only have I been very busy with the move, I have also lost my cooking mojo. The selection of fresh veg and fruit is just so amazing and cheap here in Amsterdam compared to Finland (e.g. fresh green beans are 1/10 of the price!) that […]