The "Vegetable alecha" is eaten in the "tsom"(fasting) season, of which the biggest ("Fisleta") takes almost 3 months, not forgetting every Wednesday and Friday in which Orthodox Christians aren't supposed to eat meat (except for "fish", which the more conservative ones are avoiding nowadays) and all dairy products. Here's a bonus for your cooking pleasures! The Recipe! ATKILT ALECHA (Vegetable Stew) Yield: 8 portions The Copts in Ethiopia have many fasting days on which they are not permitted to eat meat. Vegetables Alechas and Wats are substituted on these days. (The Wat differs from the Alecha in that it is made with a spice called Ber-beri or Awaze.) In a 4-quart saucepan: Saute: 1 cup Bermuda ONIONS in 4 Tbs. OIL until soft but not brown. Add: 4 CARROTS, peeled and cut in 1-inch slices 4 GREEN PEPPERS, cleaned and cut in quarters 3 cups WATER 1 6-oz. can TOMATO SAUCE 2 tsp. SALT 1/2 tsp. GROUND GINGER. Cook for 10 minutes covered. Add 4 POTATOES cut in thick slices. Plunge 2 TOMATOES in boiling water, remove skins, cut in 8 wedges each, and add to stew. Cover and cook for 10 minutes. Add 8 CABBAGE WEDGES, 1 inch wide. Sprinkle with SALT and PEPPER. Cook until vegetables are tender. Correct the Seasoning. Place in an attractive bowl and portion out uniformly.
Some vegetable leaves that are eaten are lettuce, spinach, and kale.
It is a fruit but eaten as a vegetable
Onions are the most eaten!
A mushroom is a fungi and is eaten as a vegetable.
Watermelon and lettuce are eaten raw.
Cauliflower is eaten as a vegetable
A vegetable. It ends in "table."
The vegetable is the cucumber.
Yams are the favorite root vegetable grown and eaten in barbados
Orach is a vegetable grown in India. It is eaten like spinach.
The orange bit
Yes, the word 'vegetable' is a noun and an adjective.The noun 'vegetable' is a word for a part of a plant that can be eaten; a word for a thing.
Japan and China uses chopsticks. Ethiopian cuisine is generally eaten with the hands.
Beets are a vegetable eaten for both their greens and roots.
No. Tomato is a rounded fruit, that is eaten as a vegetable.
tomato is a fruit but it is eaten as vegetables
A nut is not a vegetable. Vegetables and nuts are two very different categories of foods that should be eaten.
One of my friends always recommends the Mesob Ethiopian Restaurant when I visit there. I have not eaten there yet, but he is a huge fan and goes at least once a month!
That is the potato.