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Te’j Bet / Te’j House in Lalibela I love thy tangy sweetness and ancient power that transforms honey, the sweet soul of the flower into an elixir to sweeten the soul of man. Your magic has seduced me. I’ve successfully … Continue reading


Like most of Addis Ababa the road headed east out of the city is a trafficky industrial corridor under construction. About an hour along where it begins to thin out, men stand by the side of the road displaying platters … Continue reading


The best place in Addis to buy honey in wholesale is at the Mercato. Until recent times, Ethiopian cuisine evolved largely without sugar. Instead honey has played a big role in the culture and diet. It’s used as the primary … Continue reading