Blini, pirozhki and shashlyk are three common Russian foods that are similar to many other types of food found in other countries. Blini is a crepe or pancake that Russians top with cheese, jam, onions, caviar and other ... More »

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Russia is the largest country in the world in terms of area and hosts about 160 ethnic groups, meaning its culture is diverse. For example, even though Russian is the official language, there are over 100 languages spoke... More »

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Borschch, pirozhki, blini and pelmeni are popular Russian foods, according to About.com. Other classics of Russian cuisine include caviar, shashlyk and rye bread. Russian foods are often accompanied by sour cream, butter... More »

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Borschch, pirozhki, blini and pelmeni are popular Russian foods, according to About.com. Other classics of Russian cuisine include caviar, shashlyk and rye bread. Russian foods are often accompanied by sour cream, butter... More »

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Iraqi food is similar to the cuisine of its neighboring countries, Turkey, Persia, Iran and Syria, and typical meals consist of stuffed vegetables, rice, yogurt and lamb, or beef and poultry with fruit. Iraq is the world... More »

Rice and fish sauce rank among the most popular food staples in Vietnamese cuisine. Vietnamese cooking also celebrates a wide variety of preparation styles, including fried dishes such as cha ca, spring rolls called nem ... More »

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Traditional Japanese food consists mainly of rice, miso soup, grilled or raw fish, pickled vegetables, noodles, battered and fried fish or vegetables, and fish or vegetables served in broth. Other ingredients may be eate... More »