Swedish Pastries


Hallongrotta is the name of a common Swedish pastry. The name means “Raspberry cave” in Swedish. In the United States they are known as thumbprint cookies. It is an easily baked molded cookie, flavored with vanilla. The cookies are usually filled with raspberry jam.

Exotic Fruits

acai berry, ackee, atemoya, breadfruit, cherimoya, crowberry, custard apple / atis, durian, fuyu persimmon, honeyberry, miracle fruit, pacay, pitanga, salmon berry
wood apple
black sapote
gac, baby jackfruit
monstera deliciousa

Inga feuillei, commonly known as pacay or ice-cream bean tree, is a tree in the Fabaceae family native to Andean valleys of northwestern South America.

Morinda citrifolia is a fruit-bearing tree in the coffee family, Rubiaceae. Its native range extends across Southeast Asia and Australasia, and the species is now cultivated throughout the tropics and widely naturalized.

Bad Smell Fruit

French Dishes

aligot, blanquette de veau, bread, cassoulet, choucroute garnie, croissant, croque madame, cream brulee (has bacon on top?), daube, fougasse, garbure, gratin dauphinois, hachis parmentier, magret, piperade, pistou soup, raclette, tapenade, baeckeoffe, duck confit, jambon-beurre, moules marinieres, steak tartare, tarte flambee, tarte tatin, croque-monsieur, crepe, french onion soup, hachis parmentier

Hungarian Dishes


Meggyleves (Hungarian Chilled Cherry Soup). Frozen bing cherries can substitute fresh sour cherries in a Hungarian dish that’s dessert disguised as a soup.

Sour cherry soup is a slightly sweet soup made with sour cream, sugar and whole fresh sour cherries, and served chilled. Originating in Hungarian cuisine, this soup is a summer delicacy in several European cuisines. The dish has been adopted by the Austrians, Poles, Slovaks, and Germans.

Tokaji (Hungarian: of Tokaj Hungarian pronunciation: [ˈtokɒji]) or Tokay is the name of the wines from the Tokaj wine region (also Tokaj-Hegyalja wine region or Tokaj-Hegyalja) in Hungary or the adjoining Tokaj wine region in Slovakia.

Thai Dishes

Thai Green Curry Recipe (Gaeng Keow Wan Gai)

Arguably the most well-known Thai dish, green curry is easy to prepare, delicious, and uses ingredients that you should be able to find without too much difficulty.


Khanom chin are fresh, thin rice noodles in Thai cuisine which are made from rice sometimes fermented for three days, boiled, and then made into noodles by extruding the resulting dough through a sieve into boiling water. Khanom chin is served in many kinds of stock: coconut milk, fish curry, and chilli.


Nam Phrik Kapi is a Thai shrimp paste chili sauce


Ambelopoulia is a controversial dish of grilled, fried, pickled or boiled songbirds which is a traditional dish enjoyed by native Cypriots and served in some Cypriot restaurants.

It is illegal in Cyprus as it involves trapping wild birds such as blackcaps and European robins.

King Cake

KING CAKE is associated in some countries with the festival of Epiphany after the Christmas season.

In Louisiana, it is for the pre-Lenten celebrations of Mardi Gras (Fat Tuesday) / Carnival.

See the baby? Whoever finds it in his/her slice should buy next year’s cake!