[TAG] English->American dictionary
Benjamin A. Okopnik
ben at linuxgazette.net
Wed Sep 28 19:04:32 MSD 2005
On Sun, Sep 25, 2005 at 11:17:51PM -0700, Mike Orr wrote:
> "In Russia Shawarma (?????? or ???????) (shaurma or shaverma)
> became one of the most popular street foods. Originally from the former
> Soviet Republics of Armenia and Azerbaijan, shawarma in Russia is generally
> eaten with a variety of julienned vegetables, tomato sauce, and garlic
> sauce that is wrapped in lavash."
Damn, that would definitely be after my time. I'd _heard_ of ?????? as
one of those "Asiatic" dishes, but I don't think I ever had it before I
left Russia. It certainly wasn't being sold on street corners back then.
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