Country masterpost: Russia

Country info
Cover
Country profile

Culture
Fabulous Faberge
Matryoshka

Food
What’s in syrniki?
Beef stroganoff
Perozhki
What’s in borscht?
Caviar
Pelmeni
Sweet Saturday: Apple sharlotka

Travel
Say what?
You’ve gotta see the Volga region

Fun
Feeling bookish
From Russia with love

Country masterpost: The Philippines

Cover
Country profile

Culture
Give tinikling a try
Ancient deities

Food
Fruits of the Philippines
Go whole hog
Tasty turon (fried banana spring rolls)
Chicken adobo
Simply suman (sticky rice dessert)
The best grilled chicken: Chicken inasalFood 101: What’s in a halo halo (ice cream dessert)

Travel
Say what?
Gotta get there

Fun
Pop quiz
Tropical getaway

Australia masterpost

Missed an Australia post? Want to relive the month? Here’s a comprehensive list of all of our Australia posts:

Monday recipes:

Chiko rolls

Minted lamb leg

Shrimp on the barbie

Travel tip Tuesdays:

Getting to Australia

Wine Wednesdays:

Australian wine regions

Cultural Thursdays:

Music – Ten of Australia’s most popular bands

Architecture – The Sydney Opera House

Foodie Fridays:

Fusion – Pumpkin curry soup

Food history: British tastes go Down Under

Sweet Saturdays:

Lamingtons

Anzac biscuits (video)

Battle of the Neenish Tarts (video)

Pavlova

Sunday Brunch:

Strawberry passionfruit pikelets (pancakes) 

Extras:

Country reveal

Our story

Party time

 

Spain masterpost

Missed a Spain post? Want to relive the month? Here’s a comprehensive list of all of our Spain posts:

Country reveal

Our story

Monday recipes

Patatas bravas

Beef and potato empanadas (video)

Gazpacho 

Spanish tortilla con chorizo (video)

Paella

Tuesday travel tips:

Barcelona

Learn some Spanish

Planning you Spanish vacation

Wine Wednesdays:

Spanish wine regions and cava

Sangria

Cultural Thursdays:

Music and literature: The birth of the modern guitar

Art and architecture: Dali vs. Picasso

Foodie Fridays:

Fusion: Rice pudding (arroz con leche)

Food history: The Moorish influence on Spain’s culinary history (with bonus Moorish lamb kebab recipe)

Sweet Saturdays:

Almond cake (pasta de almendra)  (video)

Flan

Lemon-orange granita

Sunday brunch:

Churros con chocolat