Zapiekanka ~ Polish Open Faced Sandwich

Zapiekanka

Zapiekanka is a popular Polish open-face sandwich made of half a baguette or other long roll, topped with sautéed mushrooms, cheese, and can include other ingredients, toasted until the cheese melts, and served with ketchup. These are also known as French Bread Pizzas and a popular street food in the bigger cities of Poland. When […]

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Yaki Tomorokoshi ~ Japanese Corn On The Cob

Yaki Tomorokoshi

Yaki Tomorokoshi is the grilled corn or the Japanese Corn On The Cob. This is a delicious seasonal Japanese street food, where corn is boiled and grilled with miso and then seasoned with soya sauce. When I was searching for dishes starting with Y, I had few choices, mostly from Chinese and Japanese. I came […]

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Xalapan Molotes | How to make Molote

Xalapan Molotes

Xalapan Molotes are corn based pastry filled with different ingredients and served as an appetizer or snack from the Mexican Cuisine. When it came to selecting some dish starting with X, I had to think of using either an adjective or some word starting with X on city or some other reference. I had them […]

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Waffle Savory Sandwiches

Waffle Savory Sandwiches are a delicious dish to snack on or can be served for any meal as it is filling. This savoury waffle is packed with protein and cheese that kids will simply love to enjoy. When I was checking on what to make for W, I didn’t want to pick up adjectives or […]

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Vyprážaný syr | Fried Cheese from Slovakia

Vyprážaný Syr

Vyprážaný syr is Fried Cheese from Slovakia. This is a popular street food and very easy to make. It can be served as an appetizer with mayo or tartar sauce for dipping. These fried cheese are called smažený sýr in Czech whereas in Slovakia it is known as vyprážaný syr. In Czech, these fries are […]

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Usal Poha ~ An Indian Chaat

Usal Poha

Usal Poha is an interesting chaat blending of two traditional dishes, Poha and Usal. The final assembled dish is simply out of the world! When I was checking out my options for U, I was checking out Vaishali’s space and came across this Usal Poha. She writes about coming across this vendor who sells poha. […]

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Toshka ~ A Damascus Sandwich

Toshka - Damascus Sandwich

Toshka is a delicious street food mostly made with an Arabic flatbread stuffed with kebabs and white cheese. These are then baked over charcoal or on a flat griddle. Toshkas are originally from Aleppo and travelled to Damascus where it took a different form, though retaining the name. In Damascus, Toshka is a type of […]

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Sabich ~ The Ultimate Israeli Sandwich

Sabich - The Ultimate Israeli Sandwich

Sabich or Sabih is a traditional Mizrahi Jewish sandwich popular in Israel, which consists of pita bread stuffed with fried eggplant and hard boiled eggs along with Salad and other condiments. Apart from Pita bread, Laffa bread is also popularly used. Sabich is an Israeli Sandwich made with the Laffa Bread with different fillings like […]

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Rustico | How to make Rustico Leccese

Rustico Leccese

Rustico is an Italian snack made with rough puff pastry and a variety of stuffing. The most common stuffing is tomato and mozzarella. However, depending on which region this snack is from, the stuffing can also change. The main feature of Rustico is the way it is assembled. These pastries are made with two discs […]

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Qamdi ~ Fried Bread from Somalia

Qamdi ~ Fried Bread from Somalia

Qamdi or Mahamri is a triangular sweet fried bread from Somalia. This is similar to doughnut though it varies in the shape also less in sweet. I was inspired by this recipe where I also made the Fataa’ir Farmaajo from the same author. She writes that in cities across Somalia, qamdi, as well as bur […]

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