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August recipe: Homemade blueberry soda

8.17. 2017 Posted By: The Mennonite

The Hungry Hounds is the food blog of Paul and Rebecca Shetler Fast, Country Representatives for Mennonite Central Committee in Haiti.  Learn more about MCC Haiti at their new blog: www.haitimcc.org. We are back in Haiti with both a chattering toddler and tiny newborn in tow. On my bucket list of foods to enjoy before we left […]

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Hot chiles and warm fellowship

8.9. 2017 Posted By: The Mennonite

Contributed by Danielle Gonzales for Mennonite World Conference. Danielle participated in SALT (2016–2017), an exchange program of Mennonite Central Committee, in Colombia as web communications coordinator for MWC. Here Danielle is pictured with her host mom, Yida Arias.  As a Mexican-American, one of the most comforting things about living in Colombia was how similar my Mexican culture […]

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July recipe: Turkey Feta Burgers with Yogurt Curry Sauce

7.17. 2017 Posted By: The Hungry Hounds

The Hungry Hounds is the food blog of Paul and Rebecca Shetler Fast, Country Representatives for Mennonite Central Committee in Haiti.  Learn more about MCC Haiti at their new blog: www.haitimcc.org. In the hot month of July, famous for feasting and barbecues, we wanted to share one of our favorite burgers. These healthy Turkey Feta Burgers […]

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June recipe: Creamy cumin lime coleslaw

6.1. 2017 Posted By: The Hungry Hounds

The Hungry Hounds is the food blog of Paul and Rebecca Shetler Fast, Country Representatives for Mennonite Central Committee in Haiti.  Learn more about MCC Haiti at their new blog: www.haitimcc.org. This creamy cumin lime coleslaw is a dynamic summertime slaw: intensely flavored by garlic, mellowed by a base of mayonnaise and buttermilk, perked up […]

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May recipe: Roasted strawberry rhubarb oven jam

5.11. 2017 Posted By: The Hungry Hounds

The Hungry Hounds is the food blog of Paul and Rebecca Shetler Fast, Country Representatives for Mennonite Central Committee in Haiti.  Learn more about MCC Haiti at their new blog: www.haitimcc.org. Every year, in the hot months of summer, my Oma would make oven jam. My Opa would buy her bushels of fresh apricots and plums […]

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April recipe: Three Layer Parsnip Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

4.11. 2017 Posted By: The Mennonite

The Hungry Hounds is the food blog of Paul and Rebecca Shetler Fast, Country Representatives for Mennonite Central Committee in Haiti.  Learn more about MCC Haiti at their new blog: www.haitimcc.org. With Easter on the horizon we wanted an extraordinary cake for the occasion, one with a funky twist, moist flavor and sumptuous icing. Three Layer […]

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February recipe: Pork Vindaloo

2.13. 2017 Posted By: The Hungry Hounds

A few years ago we traveled to India. India is the place where Paul’s brother and sister-in-law met, and where Paul’s brother lived and worked for a number of years. It is a vibrant country with a huge diversity of cuisine. We learned early on in our travels, how hard it is to recreate dishes […]

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