cook around the world

Some posts documenting my attempt to *badly* cook my way around the world in 2022.

Arroz Chaufa | Peru

‘Arroz chaufa…. is a fried rice dish from Peru. It is part of the Chinese Peruvian cuisine, which is called chifa.’ Is it there a word like ‘brunch’ for a lunch dinner hybid? There should be.This is nice but I’d maybe tone down the white pepper in this recipe

Chivito | Uruguay

a go at a ‘chivito’, (“little goat”)…the national dish of Uruguay.Basically a sandwich with steak, ham, egg, bacon (I left it out), mozzarella, lettuce, pepper, tomato… probably something else I’ve forgotten to mention.yeah, tasty but you wouldn’t want to be eating it everyday!

Baklava | Syria

(Ch) eat around the world mode active and I think this is ‘Osh El Bulbul’ baklava,which translates from Arabic as ‘nightingale’s nest’ Baklava is popular in loads of countries and I read that this birds nest version was popular in Syria….not sure if that true but hey, we’ll run with it. I’ve found baklava bit …

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Angostura bitters | Trinidad & Tobago

Trinidad and Tobago on my cook around the world project.I’m being lazy and not really cooking here, making a really bad Old Fashioned and using the old Angostura bitters, which are made in Trinidad. ‘Angostura bitters (English: /æŋɡəˈstjʊərə/) is a concentrated bitters (herbal alcoholic preparation) based on gentian, herbs, and spices,[1] produced by House of …

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