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Did you know?

1. No African country names begin with the letters F, H, I, J, O, P, Q, V, W, X, or Y.

2. Africa is surrounded by water but by definition Africa is not an island because Africa is a continent.

3. The Republic of the Congo is one of the most urbanized countries in Africa.

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Lemon Passionfruit Butter Recipe

Passion Fruit Recipe.

Passion fruit works well in our Lemon Passionfruit Butter Recipe

Whipping butter

Lemon Passionfruit Butter Recipe

Explore and Understand Africa Through Her Food and Culture

Whipped passion fruit butter made easy

Passionfruit is important to Kenyan agriculture and makes a delicious snack on its own, mixed as a smoothie or as a unique lemon passionfruit cream cheese spread recipe.

How to choose and use passion fruit

For the best flavor choose a passionfruit that is ripe to slightly overripe with a smooth skin. Cut the passionfruit in half with a sharp knife and scoop out the insides. The yellow membrane is the fruit portion, which is very tart, and seeds are deliciously crunchy.

Lemon Passionfruit Butter Recipe

Lemon Passionfruit Butter Recipe on a poppy seed bagel with scallions and lox
Lemon Passionfruit Butter Recipe on a poppy
seed bagel with scallions and lox
¼ cup fresh passionfruit pulp
1 package soft cream cheese
¼ cup powdered sugar
¼ teaspoon grated lemon rind

Add all ingredients into a large bowl and mix well until fluffy. Serve on toast, bagels or as a dip for fruit.

Africa is surrounded by water but is not an island, here are a few African Island facts.

Madagascar is the 4th large island in the world and is located in the Indian Ocean supporting a unique biology, about 90% of its plants and animals are found nowhere else on earth.

Composed of 155 islands, Seychelles is Africa's smallest country. By far the largest island is Mahe, home to about 90% of the population and the site of its capital city of Victoria.

Cabo Verde has a strategic location 310 miles or 500 km from the west coast of Africa near major north-south sea routes; important communications station; important sea and air refueling site.

Africa is surrounded by water but by definition Africa is not an island because Africa is a continent. Continents can not be considered islands because of their size and also by historic definition since many people who study geography define islands and continents as two different things.

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