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Cornstarch is used to thicken liquids. However, just as heating is required to...
What are the popular spices of iran ?

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Spice market of Iran is extremely rich with saffron, allspice, cinnamon, ...
What are the popular spices of nepal ?

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Simple, easy, yet extremely flavorful dishes from Nepal are the real charmers!...
What are the popular spices of israel ?

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  Israel has got a rich culinary tradition and this holds very true for ...
How to make homemade lavash?

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To make homemade thin soft flat Turkish bread or lavash, you will re...
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Sharp Rice Cooker Model KS-ZA181. ?

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thank you for your answer but i want to khow how to set the time for pre cook ...
What is a colander&pestle?

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A colander is a kitchen utensil commonly made of stainless steel or plastic us...
What are recipes to cook South Pacific food ?

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South Pacific or Polynesian recipes are exquisite and delicious. They are famo...
What is the main ingredient in nasi lemak?

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Nasi lemak, a Malaysian delicacy, is often sold in wrapped banana leaves or br...
What is in five spice powder?

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Five spice powder is ground mixture of fennel, cinnamon, cloves, anise and pep...
How do you make spice sheets/dry rub mixtures ?

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Dry spice rubs or seasonings can be prepared through varied recipes. Dry rub s...
Why is rice the staple food of Asia?

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The Asian climate and temperature are suitable for the growth of rice. Therefo...
What are cellophane noodles made of?

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Cellophane noodles are made of mung beans. These noodles are a common ingredie...
How do I prepare a Middle Eastern banquet?

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Middle Eastern food is influenced by many cultures. It has many spicy dishes w...
Can you use rice paper for lumpia?

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Lumpia, the Filipino deep fried egg roll, is usually made with lumpia wrapp...
What is Star Anise?

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Star anise is an ingredient used in Asian cooking. The star anise is an aromat...
What are Some Dishes Made with Cashews?

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Cashewnuts add protein and crunch to many dishes, and is commonly found in Eas...
What are Goji Berries?

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Goji berry is a small red berry produced by Lycium Barbarum plant. Goji berrie...
What Is a Mangosteen?

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The Purple Mangosteen (Garcinia mangostana), colloquially known simply as 'man...
How Can I Make Tempeh?

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Tempeh is a traditional Indonesian dish. It is made with soy beans. The beans ...
What is Stir Fry?

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Stir fry is a cooking technique, which uses the minimal amount of fat for fryi...
What Is a Pummelo?

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Pummelo is a citrus fruit originated in Asia and is grown in many eastern coun...
What Is a Wet Market?

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A wet market is a place where different stalls sell fresh vegetables and fruit...
What is a Malanga?

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Malanga is a brown, hairy tuber in the Arum family which is cultivated in many...
What is Cane Vinegar?

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Cane vinegar is a vinegar with a mild strength popular in Philippine cuisine. ...
What are Enoki Mushrooms?

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Enoki mushrooms are one of the varieties of mushrooms which are edible. They a...
What is Longan?

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Longan is a fruit which has a brown skin and is said to be the little brother ...
What are Some Common Asian Soy Ingredients?

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Soy is known for being one of the most traditional Asian ingredients of all ti...
What is Shadow Benny?

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Shadow benny is a special herb which belongs to Central America and West Indie...
What is Gai Lan?

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Gai Lan, also known as Chinese broccoli or Chinese kale, is a leaf vegetable f...
What is Futomaki?

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Futomaki are a type of sushi, with long, thick rolls, covered in the tradition...
What is Pork Satay?

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Pork satay is a cubed pork dish placed on skewers along with various vegetable...
What is Bac Ha?

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Bac Ha is the Vietnamese name of a vegetable, whose leaves are as big as an el...
What is Pancit?

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Pancit is a Filipino noodle dish. It is made with noodles made from different...
What is Mannaeesh?

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Mannaeesh is Lebanese bread, which is traditionally served in Lebanon and othe...
What is Galanga Root?

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Galactose is a type of sugar that is less sweet than glucose. It is considered...
What is Palm Syrup?

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Palm syrup is a sweet extraction from the sap of several varieties of palm tre...
What is Pakora?

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A pakora belongs to Indian and Pakistani cuisines. It is a deep-fried vegetabl...
What Is a Hot Pot?

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A hot pot is a stew or broth of vegetables and meat which is placed in the cen...
What is Ramen?

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Ramen is the name of an wheat based Asian noodle. The noodles instant noodles ...
What is Breadfruit?

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Breadfruit is a type of flowering tree belonging to mulberry family. It is wid...
What is Bagoong?

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Bagoong is a delicious Filipino fish sauce delicacy made with different variet...
What Is Kamaboko?

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Kamabako is also called as fish cake and it is a small loaf or piece of cake p...
What is Cha Gio?

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Ch? giò is a minced pork roll, a popular dish in Vietnamese cuisine. It is ha...
What Is Sambal?

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Sambal is a condiment which has a spicy flavor. The condiment is prepared from...
What is Asian Eggplant?

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It is quite misleading to term eggplants as Asian eggplants because Asian nati...
What is Kombucha?

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Kombucha is a type of beverage which is prepared by fermenting and is made fro...
What is Crab Paste?

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Crab paste is a kind of paste or sauce made from crab. The paste has a sour f...
What is Cardamom?

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Cardamom refers to the spice that is added to dishes in various cuisines acros...