Pasadena Sun: Ukrainian cuisine serves a geography lesson

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June 12, 2012, 6:29 a.m. |
There are cuisines that most Americans don't know enough about to even have misconceptions. ConsiderUkraine, which shares a border, religion and alphabet with Russia. People who know only those facts might assume that the culture and cuisine are the same. In fact, this cuisine has inspiration from the Turks, Central Asians, Lithuanians, Poles, Greeks and Germans, who all conquered portions of the country and were vanquished in turn.

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