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Apricot Chicken Rice Salad

Dried apricots, a hint of mint and lime juice combine with more the conventional chicken salad ingredients in this unique, easy and refreshing twist on an old favourite.

Arancini

Arancini – Sicilian Stuffed Rice Balls

Arancini are usually filled with ragù (meat sauce), tomato sauce, mozzarella, and/or peas. There are a number of local variants that differ in fillings and shape. The name derives from the food’s shape and colour, which is reminiscent of an…

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Arroz con Gandules – Rice with Pigeon Peas

Arroz con gandules is a combination of rice, pigeon peas and pork, cooked in the same pot with Puerto Rican-style sofrito. This is the signature dish of Puerto Rican culture and also has become very popular throughout Latin America and…

Ash-e Jow – Persian Barley Soup

This tasty and healthy thick Persian soup, or Āsh, is chock full of nutrients and fibre. A mix of pearl barley and vegetables, ash-e jow is slow-simmered to make a rich, nourishing, rib-sticking dish.

Asparagus and Rice Bake

Asparagus and Rice Bake

This Asparagus and Rice Bake is creamy, cheesy, and full of fresh asparagus and tastes rich enough to serve when you’ve got company coming over.

Barberton Hot Sauce

Barberton Hot Sauce

Barberton is known for it’s fried chicken dinner which includes this tomato-rice dish called “hot sauce”. This “hot sauce” can be eaten as a dipping sauce or a side dish.

Bouillie Chadian Porridge

Bouillie – Chadian Porridge

We might be used to spreading peanut butter on our morning toast, but this recipe for Bouillie, a Chadian porridge, uses peanut butter and lemon juice to make a refreshing breakfast cereal.