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· July, 2007

Stories about Food from July, 2007

Across the Panamanian Blogosphere

There is plenty on the mind of the Panamanian blogosphere, with topics ranging from the fate of former leader Manuel Noriega to a delicious tree tomato. Melissa De Leòn Douglass...

Israel: Wine Tasting Festival

An Israeli wine tasting festival is being held at the Israel Museum, reports blogger Avi.

Peru: Photos of an Amazonian Market

Alejandro from Peru Food blog posts photos of an Amazon market in the small town of Nauta, which is located 100 km from Iquitos.

Russia: Kvas

Some pictures and a report on kvas, a favorite summer drink – at Russian Kafe.

Kuwait: Day 25

Kuwaiti Zeena continues to update us on her weight loss regime here.

Cambodia: Guide to Phnom Penh Restaurants

Phnomenon posts his list of top 13 restaurants in Cambodian capital city Phnom Penh

Slovenia: Sausages, Sex and More

Best of the Slobs roundup, a post on Slovenian-American sausages, and the Slovenes’ attitudes toward sex – at The Glory of Carniola.

Romania, Hungary: “The World's Most Refreshing Drink”

From Csikszereda Musings‘s “fizzy-watered paradise,” a recipe of “the most delicious and refreshing beverage known to humanity.”

Namibia: volunteers needed to work on Namibian Cuisine Wiki

The Namibian Cuisine Wiki has not content. Gerard calls for help:”Now with enough visitors to my little blog here to at least fill a smaller coffee table each week, I...

Swaziland: cultural competency pop quiz

A Swazi cultural competency pop quiz from Ryan: “Please classify the thirteen pictured foods as (a) ubiquitous in Swaziland, (b) available in Swaziland, but unaffordable by most all Swazis (c)...

Peru: Origins of Pisco

Utilismos [ES] writes about Pisco Day and the ongoing dispute with Chile regarding the origins of this popular drink.

Poland: Posts on Politics

The beatroot writes about a homophobic gay icon, alcohol consumption data, an “unbelievable new alliance” of two Polish politicians, President Lech Kaczynski's meeting with George W. Bush, and one politician's...

Czech Rebublic: “7 Bullets as in Sarajevo”

Bosnia Blog writes about Sarajevo coincidences in Prague.

Cambodia: Better Food Safety

Borin in Cambodia is demanding better food safety. “I can’t sit and see my family, friend, my colleague, eating unsafe food everyday without knowing how to stop it.”

Angola: Blogging from inside the country (I)

With a total population estimated at just under 16 million, five years after the end of the thirty-year long civil war, the state telecommunications enterprise Angola Telecom’s fixed-line network still...

China: More about fake buns story

ESWN translated a Southern Metropolis Daily story that gives some background about how people figure out that the cardboard baozi (or buns) was a fake story.

India: Cambodia and Food

Trivial Matters has a wonderful photo-post on Cambodia and food.

China: Fake News On Cardboard Buns

Last night, Beijing News Channel reported that the Cardboard Buns was a faked news directed by one of their reporter who made a public statement that he had paid the...

Kuwait: Food for Thoughts

An Indian in Kuwait had food on his mind when he posted this picture on his blog.

Turkey is Typing…Moving: The Physical and Political

With six days until the parliamentary elections in Turkey, Turkish bloggers this week are avidly watching the news outlets; speculating on the political future of the republic. And while the...

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