Tag: food culture

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Qifqi (Albanian Rice Balls) Recipe

A speciality of Gjirokastra, qifqi are rice balls (similar to Italian Arancini) that are flavoured with herbs and bound together with eggs. Easy to make, qifqi are the perfect vegetarian snack, especially when dipped in ajvar (a sauce made from roasted capsicum). Qifqi Recipe Makes: 26 Ingredients: 1 cup medium-grain […]

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How to Eat Like a Local in Europe

One of the best parts of experiencing the world is trying the foods and flavours that other countries are famous for. From the hearty carbs that have lured travellers to Italy for centuries, to the irresistible pastries Parisians have perfected, there is no shortage of spectacular provisions in Europe. Forget […]