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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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Mozambique Coconut Beans Recipe

African Mozambique Coconut Beans Recipe
African Beans Recipe

Try mixing it up with unique African food recipe of coconut beans.


Add more protein to your diet with Mozambique coconut beans recipe, a warm bowl of coconut beans with rice is a meal in itself.



African beans and coconut is a classic pairing in Mozambique


African beans and coconut is a classic pairing in Mozambique. This African Mozambique coconut beans recipe shows that you can play with seasonings and ingredients and jazz up plain old beans. Rice and beans is the most common food dish in the African Country of Mozambique.


Mozambique Coconut Beans Recipe

Mozambique Coconut Beans Recipe.


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Rice and beans is the most common food dish in the African Country of Mozambique. Mozambique Coconut Beans Recipe is a hearty vegetarian African food recipe that is inexpensive to make.

Ingredients

1 cup dry red kidney beans
2 teaspoons minced garlic
1 large red onion, diced
1 large green bell pepper, diced
1 teaspoon onion powder
1 teaspoon salt
3 cups coconut milk
1 cup white rice
2 cups coconut milk

Directions

Add all ingredients except ice and 2 cups of coconut milk into a large pot and simmer 3 hours. In separate pot cook rice in coconut milk for 20 minutes, do not rinse rice. Serve beans over rice and enjoy. 



Did you know

Rice and beans is also known as beans and rice or rice and peas depending on the region.



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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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