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Unformatted text preview: The house that Lindsey stayed in was made of chika, a mixture of dried cow manure, straw, dirt and hay. Many houses in Ethiopia use this technique to build a somewhat sturdy house. They also use stone for building when possible. Ethiopia is known for its coffee which is very dark in color and bold. They don’t use milk but more wealthy individuals like to use a lot of sugar. It is customary in Ethiopia for the young lady of the house to make coffee every time a visitor comes. And if the visitor is lucky, the coffee is served with fondisha popcorn, a dish that wealthy people also love to add sugar into. The cuisine in Ethiopia is very spicy, spinach is popular, and some Italian food was popularized from an attempted invasion of Ethiopia....
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This essay was uploaded on 04/08/2008 for the course BA 205 taught by Professor Uknown during the Spring '08 term at N. Colorado.
- Spring '08