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Baked Chicken Drumsticks

Here we have a simple baked chicken drumsticks recipe. Make it as spicy as you want and use any dried herbs you have on hand.

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Quite a lot of work goes into making the shorteat we call the Roll, but in the end it's always so worth it.

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Kanamadhu Cake

Our Kanamadhu Cake recipe is quite simple and you won’t be needing any special equipment to prepare it.

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Barabo Baiy

This pumpkin rice is so good with 'rihaakuru dhiya'. Just add in the usual goodies like 'lonumirus' and 'valhomas'.

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Mugu Kavaabu

We already have a kavaabu recipe here on Lonumedhu. And now here’s the kavaabu variety that’s made with yellow lentils.

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Rihaakuru Fathafolhi

Rihaakuru together with grated coconut, spices and ground rice makes this punchy tea time snack.

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