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The Clash of Tradition and Modernization

The image of the Circassian kitchen depicts the traditional and the modern in stark contrast with one another. In the foreground, partially prepared food rests on a floral patterned cloth in a wooden box. In the background, a large metal refrigerator holds ingredients for future cooking. Functionality likely plays a large role in the decision to incorporate […]

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Mexican Cuisine Along the U.S.-Mexico Border

The epitome of misconception and ignorance with Mexican culture lies within the preconceived ideas of what Mexican cuisine truly is. America provides us with chains like Taco Bell to give us a taste of what this culture can provide. But is Mexican food really tacos, burritos, and enchiladas? I’m here to tell you that is […]

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