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CultureShock! Egypt by Susan Wilson

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‘Like any crossroads culture, Egyptian cuisine has picked and chosen those ingredients and food that grow best as well as best meet the flavor and nutritional needs of their people.’—Joyce Carna, Egyptian Food

 

 

 

 

 

DINING ETIQUETTE

Food is definitely part of the Egyptian expression of hospitality and generosity. Now is a good time to think about how you personally perceive food and what is appropriate social eating behaviour. Where I was raised, it was impolite to eat a lot when visiting. If this meant you had to eat before you went, OK; ...

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