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October 23, 2007 2:26 pm

What the World Eats

October 22, 2007 1:43 am

My friend sent this to me.  Quite interesting to see what the rest of the world eats. 

Germany : The Melander family of Bargteheide
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Food expenditure for one week
: 375.39 Euros or $500.07
Favorite foods : fried potatoes with onions, bacon and herring, fried noodles with eggs and cheese, pizza, vanilla pudding 

United States : The Revis family of North Carolina
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Food expenditure for one week
: $341.98
Favorite foods : spaghetti, potatoes, sesame chicken
 

 

  Japan : The Ukita family of Kodaira City
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Food expenditure for one week
: 37,699 Yen or $317.25
Favorite foods : sashimi, fruit, cake, potato chips
 

 

Italy : The Manzo family of Sicily
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Food expenditure for one week
: 214.36 Euros or $260.11
Favorite foods
: fish, pasta with ragu, hot dogs, frozen fish sticks 

 

 

Great Britain : The Bainton family of Cllingbourne Ducis
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Food expenditure for one week
: 155.54 British Pounds or $253.15
Favorite foods : avocado, mayonnaise sandwich, prawn cocktail, chocolate fudge cake with cream.
 

 

Kuwait : The Al Haggan family of Kuwait City
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Food expenditure for one week
: 63.63 dinar or $221.45
Family recipe : Chicken biryani with basmati rice 
 

 

Mexico : The Casales family of Cuernavaca
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Food expenditure for one week : 1,862.78 Mexican Pesos or $189.09 

Favorite foods : pizza, crab, pasta, chicken
 

 

China : The Dong family of Beijing
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Food expenditure for one week
: 1,233.76 Yuan or $155.06
Favorite foods: fried shredded pork with sweet and sour sauce 
 

 

Poland : The Sobczynscy family of Konstancin-Jeziorna
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Food expenditure for one week : 582.48 Zlotys or $151.27

Family recipe : Pig’s knuckles with carrots, celery and parsnips 
 

 

United States : The Caven family of California
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Food expenditure for one week
: $159.18
Favoit foods : beef stew, berry yogurt sundae, clam chowder, ice cream
 

 

Egypt : The Ahmed family of Cairo
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Food expenditure for one week
: 387.85 Egyptian Pounds or $68.53
Family recipe : Okra and mutton 

 

Mongolia : The Batsuuri family of Ulaanbaatar
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Food expenditure for one week : 41,985.85 togrogs or $40.02

Family recipe : Mutton dumplings 

 

Ecuador : The Ayme family of Tingo
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Food expenditure for one week : $31.55

Family ripe : Potato soup with cabbage 

 

Bhutan : The Namgay family of Shingkhey Village
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Food expenditure for one week
: 224.93 ngultrum or $5.03
Family recipe: Mushroom, cheese and pork 

 

Chad : The Aboubakar family of Breidjing Camp
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Food expenditure for one week
: 685 CFA Francs or $1.23
Favorite foods : soup with fresh sheep meat