Glossary F

The traditional drink in Mali is the Malian Tea which should be drunk in three (3) stages: the first is very strong (as bitter as death); the second is slightly sweetened (just like life); and the third is well sugared (as sweet as love). Visitors to Mali may be invited to partake in this tea ritual. Mali is a landlocked republic in the African continent which shares borders with Mauritania, Algeria, Burkina Faso, Côte d'Ivoire, Guinea, Niger and Senegal.

- Food Trivia: In Sudan, Africa : In a Sudanese home, a guest is first offered tea or a fruit drink, a refreshing and symbolic gesture to welcome someone after a "long journey".

Fresh Frozen refers to foods that was frozen when it was fresh.

Finikee is the Russian word for "dates"

Frissen Sültek is the Hungarian term for "fried or grilled meats"

Fool refers to a light English cream dessert whipped up from seasonal fruits , such as Gooseberry Fool.