Glossary M

Mala is the South African term for " Intestines" especially those of chicken. Before cooking, the Mala is thoroughly cleaned, cooked in boiled water, then fried. Mala is mostly eaten with Pap.

Medialunas refer to Argentina's small, sticky croissants .

Makisu refers to a bamboo mat; a sushi rolling mat that is used for rolling sushi; a bamboo rolling mat that is used to make sushi rolls. Makisu is a must for making the popular "California Roll".

Maras Ice Cream refers to a kind of Ice Cream from Turkey which is made of Maras peppers. Maras Ice Cream is a stringy, chewy ice cream, specifically of Maras (peppers). Maras Ice Cream is called Maras Dondurma in Turkey.

Maras Dondurma is the Turkish name of Maras Ice Cream , a stringy, chewy ice cream, specifically made of Maras peppers. Dondurma is the Turkish word for "ice cream" and Maras is a variety of pepper.

- Maras / Maras (Peppers) : Maras refers to a a variety of pepper that comes from the area around the city of Kahramanmaras in Turkey. Maras peppers are known for their complex flavor and medium heat which compliment many dishes from vegetables to seafood to steak. Maras pepper is small and has a pointed tip. Maras peppers have deep red color with little oil or salt, with a medium-strong heat and a bright fruity flavor. Maras is one of the most famous regions in Turkey for their peppers. Maras peppers take its names from the city which the peppers are grown. Maras comes from the area around the city of Kahramanmaras which is situated in the south-central region of Turkey near the Syrian border.