Glossary E

Ezme Salatasi refers to a Turkish salad made of finely chopped red onion, tomato, red pepper and parsley.

Ede (Yoruba) are baby shrimps/crayfish (Penaeus sp. or Parapenaeopsis sp.). They are smoked and dried and used for flavoring soups and savory dishes. These dried and smoked shrimps are usually sold whole or grinded.

Eezgii refers to Mongolia's dry mass of cheese . The taste is slightly sweet, with a grainy or floury texture on the tongue. Eezgii is made by cooking milk with Kefir, as in the preparation of Byaslag . However, after curdling, cooking must be continued until all the liquid is gone or until the milk and Kefir mixture has dried. Cooking must be continued a little more until the dried mass is roasted and until it turns into small golden pieces. The final product is then dry enough to be stored in a sack of cloth. Eezgii is mostly served as snack for nibbling in between meals. Eezgii serves as a snack for nibbling in between. The taste is slightly sweet, with a grainy or floury texture on the tongue.

Empanada Gallega refers to a flat pie from Galicia, Spain. Empanda Gallega can be stuffed with tuna, meat, cockles, lamprey, etc, but typically stuffed with Pisto , a Spanish ratatouille or just about anything that can be mixed with Spain’s omnipresent and delicious Sofrito, a base of lightly fried onions, green peppers and tomato, which ensures that the pie is never dry.

Erwten soep refers to one of Curacao's basic foods which is a thick pea soup with pork, ham, and sausage. Other basic foods found in Curacao's are mostly influenced by other countries, like (1) Nasigoreng which are made of bean sprouts sautéed with chunks of meat and chicken; (2) Bami - which are long noodles with vegetables and meat; and (3) Saté which is made of skewered meat with peanut sauce

Egri Csirke refers to a Hungarian dish made of chicken. Egri Csirke is a special in its own way because it is salted, and the chicken is stuffed with onions, calves liver, wine, milk, paprika, and sometimes bull's blood.