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A light hearted, but not derogatory look at some interesting overseas cuisine. Traditionally, Kazakhstan has been a nation of animal keepers and sheep, camels and horses have all figured in the country’s cuisine. Over the centuries, little has changed. With outside influences creeping into many countries’ dishes across th

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Horse meat has been found in burgers on sale in British supermarkets. Tests on beef products sold in Tesco, Lidl, Aldi, Iceland and Dunnes Stores uncovered low levels of the animal’s DNA.

More than 7,500 apple cultivars are known around the world, making this the most widespread temperate-climate fruit of all. From soft, red and sweet to tart and green, apples are astoundingly diverse, but all are descended from wild trees in the foothills of Asia’s Tien Shan Mountains. Astana, Kazakhstan’s capital, is just a few hours by car from preserves where wild apple forests still grow, and visitors can stroll the hillsides picking this or that type — tart, sweet, big, small. It’s a…

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