Infographic - 2nd Birthday

Happy 2nd Birthday 196F

196 flavors is celebrating its second birthday. For the occasion, we got ourselves a beautiful infographic. The opportunity to relive these wonderful past two years. A big thank you to all of you for following us!

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Ireland: Boxty

This famous Irish traditional folk rhyme shows how boxty, a type of potato pancake, is firmly rooted in the national culture.

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Ireland: Colcannon

This week, we’re scaring the hell out of you on 196F. No recipe with rat tail or toad blood, but just a week featuring the culinary traditions of Halloween.


United States: Pumpkin Pie

What better than a monster to scare a ghost especially when the devil is out? This week, it is all about scary stories on 196F!


Japan: Chicken Teriyaki

We are ending our journey in Japan for this special week on 196 flavors. Indeed, the land of the rising sun celebrated Jidai Matsuri or the Festival of the Ages yesterday.

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Japan: California Roll

Yes, I am a purist. My friends who know me well know that I am a purist.


Japan: Miso Soup

Every year on October 22nd, a huge spectacular procession of people in traditional costumes is carried through the streets of Kyoto. This week, 196F will travel to Japan to celebrate Jidai Matsuri, or the Festival of the Ages.

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Spain: Sangria

When we think of Spanish cuisine, we generally think of two things: paella and sangria.


Spain: Chocolate con Churros

When I think I almost learned Spanish… I could have read all the chocolate con churros recipes I found during my research in the language of Cervantes, without having to rely on my good friend Google Translate!