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Definition of the noun Arepa

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  1. An arepa, a type of corn bread originating from the northern Andes and resembling a tortilla


Arepa is a flatbread made of ground maize dough or cooked flour prominent in the cuisine of Colombia and Venezuela. It is eaten daily in those countries and can be served with various accompaniments such as cheese, avocado, or split and used to make sandwiches. Various sizes, maize types, and added ingredients are used to vary its preparation. It is similar in shape to the Mexican gordita and the Salvadoran pupusa. Arepas can also be found in Panama, Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic, and the Canary Islands.

  • also known as 阿瑞巴

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Google previewLonely Planet Venezuela (2007)

by Thomas Kohnstamm, Beth Kohn

The arepa is a hamburger-sized corn pancake that is split and stuffed so full of juicy fillings that it takes a special talent to avoid getting it all over your face. Areperas (arepa restaurants) offer 101 fillings to choose from, but a favorite is the tasty ...

Google previewThe Everything Panini Press Cookbook (2011)

by Anthony Tripodi

Arepa is a popular Columbian dish made from unleavened cornmeal that's formed into a round patty and grilled like a pancake.

Google previewContemporary Conversations on Immigration in the United States (2016)

The View from Prince George's County, Maryland by Judith Noemí Freidenberg

An arepa is a flatbread made of ground maize dough or cooked flour and stuffed with savory fillings. 3. A comadre in the Dominican Republic is a godmother (co- mother). 4. A coyote, taken from the quick and astute canine of North America, ...

Google previewStreet Food Around the World (2013)

An Encyclopedia of Food and Culture by Bruce Kraig, Colleen Taylor Sen

The basic arepa is a thick cake made of finely ground cornmeal, made into a dough, toasted on a griddle, then split horizontally, and filled with various ingredients. It is often griddled in butter and to be done properly should be placed in a hot ...

Google previewThe 10 Best of Everything Families (2009)

An Ultimate Guide for Travelers by Susan Magsamen

arepa is a kind of corn bread, and a great way to introduce children to this distinctive cuisine. lt's especially fun for kids at lunchtime.

Google previewRunning a Food Truck For Dummies (2016)

by Myrick

Arepa Arepa is an eclectic rolling kitchen, spotlighting small plates of cuisines from ...

Google previewFairfield County Chef's Table (2014)

Extraordinary Recipes from Connecticut's Gold Coast by Dr Amy Kundrat

com Chef/ Co-Owner: Michael Young Co-Owner: Luis Chavez The arepa is a fried or pan- roasted handmade corn cake filled with a nearly endless variety of ingredients.

Google previewCaribbean & the Bahamas (2005)

by James Henderson

Arepa is a sweet cake served with the main course. Finally, for a filling local meal, try arroz con polio (rice and chicken) with fried plantains ...

Google previewA Carib Grammar and Dictionary (2008)

by Henk Courtz

arepa] arepapon [EV; W orepapon] [poss: erepapony] Inl toughness, ...

Google previewCelebrating Latino Folklore: An Encyclopedia of Cultural Traditions [3 volumes] (2012)

An Encyclopedia of Cultural Traditions by Maria Herrera-Sobek

The most popular are the South American arepas. The arepa is, like the gordita, a fluffy cake made of corn ...

Google previewJablonski's Dictionary of Medical Acronyms & Abbreviations (2008)

by Stanley Jablonski

AREPA acetazolamide-responsive familial paroxysmal ataxia ARES antireticulo- endothelial ...

Google previewDictionary of Ancient Magic Words and Spells (2015)

From Abraxas to Zoar by Claude Lecouteux


Google previewDictionary of Food (2009)

International Food and Cooking Terms from A to Z by Charles Sinclair

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Food Grains (2015)

by Colin W Wrigley, Harold Corke, Koushik Seetharaman, Jonathan Faubion

Large, state-of-the-art plants commercially produce instant arepa flours that require only hot water to produce the dough. Drying (countercurrent air flow) Sifting and blending Corn chips Additives (preservatives, gums, emulsifiers) and Deep fat ...

Google previewElsevier's Dictionary of Trees (2005)

Volume 1: North America by M.M. Grandtner

arepa (Dominican Republic); bacona, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Aneityumese Language (1882)

In Two Parts. I. Aneityumese and English. II. English and Aneityumese. Also Outlines of Aneityumese Grammar. And an Introduction, Containing Notices of the Missions to the Native Races, and Illustrations of the Principles and Peculiarities of the Aneityumese Language by John Inglis

arep- arepa. Flap, as wings, v.a. aukalaukal. Flash as lightning, v.n. ahwawai. Flat, a. apalapal. Flat surface above, n. inlolan. Flat, lay flat, v.a. aihidaig. Flatter, v.a. tas upene efaifa, imi- ahpas efaifa. Flatulent, a.

Google previewA dictionary of the Aneityumese language, also outlines of grammar (1882)

by John Inglis (missionary.)

arep- arepa.

Google previewDorland's Dictionary of Medical Acronyms and Abbreviations (2015)

by Dorland

AREPA acetazolamide- responsive familial paroxysmal ataxia ARES antireticuloendothelial serum ARF acute ...

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The value of this 5-letter word is 7 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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