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  • AYF Welcomes New ‘Artsakh’ Chapter

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    17 Sep 2014 | 5:53 am
    Members of the AYF North Valley 'Artsakh' Chapter GRANADA HILLS, Calif.—The Armenian Youth Federation – Western United States welcomed the inception of the North Valley “Artsakh” Chapter on Sept. 14. Twenty-nine activists gathered at the North Valley Armenian Center in Granada Hills and discussed various issues facing youth in the region. The new chapter established their name and discussed their course of action for the upcoming year. “We are ready,” said Zohrab Kejejian, the newly elected chairperson of the chapter. “We are ready to embrace the name ‘Artsakh’ and…
  • Toshiba cutting its PC workforce, sales bases

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    18 Sep 2014 | 3:58 am
    The revised approach calls for growing business-to-business sales to over 50% of all sales in the company’s 2016 fiscal year.
  • Soccer: Armenia drops 16 spots on FIFA rankings

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    18 Sep 2014 | 1:02 pm
    International soccer’s governing body, FIFA, has ranked Armenia 52nd in its latest list of 200 or so nations released on Thursday. The current standing is a fall by 16 positions from the place the nation had in the previous edition released a month ago. It follows a 2-1 defeat that Armenia suffered in a Euro-2016 qualifier against Denmark in Copenhagen on September 7.
  • Temple University names Avakian-Hardaway 2014 Rising Star

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    12 Sep 2014 | 12:32 pm
    Meredith Avakian-Hardaway, director of communications and marketing at the Philadelphia Bar Association, will receive the Rising Star Award Sept. 26 at Temple University.
  • Hail destroyed the harvest

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    18 Sep 2014 | 3:57 am
    The hail on September 16 in Lori region Sanahin village destroyed all the harvest. The villagers had to harvest and store the spoilt crop and vegetables. Sanahin villagers don’t know the amount of the damage, but they know that they can’t sell the spoilt product. What’s more, they have to buy fruits and vegetables for winter. Details in Ankyun +3 TV video  
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  • AYF Welcomes New ‘Artsakh’ Chapter

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    17 Sep 2014 | 5:53 am
    Members of the AYF North Valley 'Artsakh' Chapter GRANADA HILLS, Calif.—The Armenian Youth Federation – Western United States welcomed the inception of the North Valley “Artsakh” Chapter on Sept. 14. Twenty-nine activists gathered at the North Valley Armenian Center in Granada Hills and discussed various issues facing youth in the region. The new chapter established their name and discussed their course of action for the upcoming year. “We are ready,” said Zohrab Kejejian, the newly elected chairperson of the chapter. “We are ready to embrace the name ‘Artsakh’ and…
  • AMAA, Haigazian University to Honor Agbabian and Phillips

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    17 Sep 2014 | 5:11 am
    Dr. Mihran Agbabian (left) and George R. Phillips, Esq.Dr. Mihran Agbabian and George R. Phillips, Esq. have been selected as honorees by the Armenian Missionary Association of America (AMAA) and Haigazian University, at a celebratory banquet taking place at the Beverly Hills Hotel on Saturday, Nov. 15, paying tribute to these individuals who have had a great impact on both institutions. The program will feature celebrated lyric soprano Kallen Esperian and the evening’s MC Harry Nadjarian. The event is scheduled for 6 p.m. Dr. Agbabian is recognized worldwide in the field of earthquake…
  • UN Human Rights Body Stops Azerbaijan Visit Citing Official Obstruction

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    17 Sep 2014 | 4:16 am
    The flag of the United Nations BAKU—The United Nations Subcommittee on Prevention of Torture (SPT) has decided to suspend its visit to Azerbaijan due to obstructions it encountered in carrying out its mandate under the Optional Protocol to the Convention against Torture and other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (OPCAT), to which Azerbaijan is a party. The delegation was prevented from visiting several places where people are detained and was barred from completing its work at other sites, despite repeated attempts to do so and assurances of unrestricted access to all…
  • Israeli Drone Caught Spying on Iran ‘Took Off from Nakhijevan’

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    17 Sep 2014 | 3:42 am
    Tehran released the photo of an Israeli Hermes 450 drone it downed on Aug. 23 NAKHIJEVAN, Azerbaijan—An Israeli spy drone which Iran recently downed on its way to one of the Iranian nuclear site had taken off from an air base in Azerbaijan’s Nakhchivan (Nakhijevan) exclave, sources say. The anonymous sources said the Hermes drone, which was taken down by Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) forces on Aug. 23 after 300 kilometers of flight, was bound for the Natanz enrichment facility in central Iran. The revelation about the Israeli drone’s launch site indicates Baku’s…
  • Genocide Centennial, Karabakh Focus of Senate Hearings for Ambassador Nominees

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    17 Sep 2014 | 3:32 am
    Nominee for US Ambassadorship to Armenia Richard Mills U.S. Ambassador to Armenia Nominee Mills: “United States and the world will stand in solidarity with the Armenian people next year to mark the centenary of one of the 20th century’s worst atrocities”; Will press Turkey to ratify the Protocols WASHINGTON– Strengthening Azerbaijan’s rule of law, standing in solidarity with Armenians in marking the 2015 centennial, peacefully resolving Nagorno-Karabakh were among key issues highlighted during the Senate Foreign Relation Committee’s confirmation hearing earlier…
 
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  • Soccer: Armenia drops 16 spots on FIFA rankings

    18 Sep 2014 | 1:02 pm
    International soccer’s governing body, FIFA, has ranked Armenia 52nd in its latest list of 200 or so nations released on Thursday. The current standing is a fall by 16 positions from the place the nation had in the previous edition released a month ago. It follows a 2-1 defeat that Armenia suffered in a Euro-2016 qualifier against Denmark in Copenhagen on September 7.
  • Karabakh: Armenian soldier killed in the line of duty

    18 Sep 2014 | 12:49 pm
    An ethnic Armenian soldier of the Nagorno-Karabakh army was killed by enemy fire on Thursday morning, the NKR Defense Ministry said in a report. According to the report, at about 9:15 am, Mher Hakobyan, 24, was fatally wounded with a short made by Azerbaijani forces in a frontline position of a military unit in the southern direction of the Line of Contact of the Karabakh and Azerbaijani troops.
  • Russian MP: Armenia to join EEU on October 9

    18 Sep 2014 | 10:30 am
    The parliaments of Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan and Armenia plan to ratify the Eurasian Economic Union treaty simultaneously, head of the Russian parliament’s committee on CIS said.
  • Chess: Aronian in Bilbao Grand Slam

    18 Sep 2014 | 10:17 am
    Top Armenian grandmaster Levon Aronian beat Ukraine’s Ruslan Ponomariov and drew with Spain’s Francisco Vallejo Pons and India’s Viswanathan Anand in the first half of a four-man double round robin Grand Slam tournament in Bilbao.
  • Genocide Centennial, Karabakh focus of U.S. Senate hearings for ambassador nominees

    18 Sep 2014 | 10:09 am
    Strengthening Azerbaijan’s rule of law, standing in solidarity with Armenians in marking the 2015 centennial, peacefully resolving the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict were among key issues highlighted during the Senate Foreign Relation Committee’s confirmation hearing on Wednesday for the U.S. Ambassador-designates to Azerbaijan, Robert Cekuta, and Armenia, Richard Mills, report Asbarez.com, citing the Armenian National Committee of America (ANCA).
 
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  • Temple University names Avakian-Hardaway 2014 Rising Star

    12 Sep 2014 | 12:32 pm
    Meredith Avakian-Hardaway, director of communications and marketing at the Philadelphia Bar Association, will receive the Rising Star Award Sept. 26 at Temple University.
  • U.S. brings Armenia, Azerbaijan leaders together at NATO summit

    4 Sep 2014 | 8:11 am
    The September 4 meeting organized by John Kerry came amid ongoing fighting in Ukraine and a month after clashes in Karabakh and a Russian-mediated summit.
  • Calendar of Events

    4 Sep 2014 | 7:47 am
    The Armenian-heavy band Viza will tour California this month, for details about concert venues and other upcoming Armenian happenings in America consult the Calendar of Events.
  • Calendar of Events

    22 Aug 2014 | 7:34 am
    Armenian Olympics come to Detroit area this Labor Day weekend; for details about this and other upcoming Armenian happenings in America consult the Calendar of Events.
  • Federal judge sentences John Waters to nine years in prison

    22 Aug 2014 | 7:22 am
    A former Cafesjian Family Foundation executive will serve nine years in prison for embezzling $4.2 million from philanthropist Gerard L. Cafesjian. Federal judge Ann Montgomery issued the sentence on August 21.
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    A1plus News from Armenia

  • Hail destroyed the harvest

    A1Plus
    18 Sep 2014 | 3:57 am
    The hail on September 16 in Lori region Sanahin village destroyed all the harvest. The villagers had to harvest and store the spoilt crop and vegetables. Sanahin villagers don’t know the amount of the damage, but they know that they can’t sell the spoilt product. What’s more, they have to buy fruits and vegetables for winter. Details in Ankyun +3 TV video  
  • 217 millions AMD from state budget to diplomatic service bodies

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    18 Sep 2014 | 3:48 am
    About 217 millions AMD was provided to the RA diplomatic service bodies in foreign countries during the second quarter of 2014, the expenses are more than 200 millions AMD. RA Government decided to provide about 20 millions AMD to the RA Foreign Ministry for compensating the RA passports’ state tax payment provided to Syrian Armenians in the second quarter of 2014.  
  • Will Robert Kocharyan bring a magic stick with him?

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    18 Sep 2014 | 3:22 am
    Politician Hovhannes Igityan doesn’t see excitement in the society connected with the return of Robert Kocharyan. “If someone brings a magic stick with him, you should use the magic power of that stick,”- noted Azat Arshakyan on the topic of Robert Kocharyan’s return.  
  • Tavush residents closed the interstate road: epress.am

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    18 Sep 2014 | 3:13 am
    Today in the morning Tavush region Haghartsin, Teghut, Gosh communities’ about 1000 residents closed the interstate road. They were demanding to allow them enter DilijanNational Park and cut trees for winter firewood. This was informed to epress.am by Haghartsin village head Sargis Poghosyan. He says that all the families of the community brought wood from forests during last years. “Now gas price is high and we aren’t allowed to cut trees. What shall we do? People bother about winter,”- said Poghosyan. More  on the source website
  • “BHK coordinates the work of opposition”

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    18 Sep 2014 | 2:43 am
    Armenian National Movement (HHSH) member Hovhannes Igityan thinks that the present political situation was predictable, “For me it was clear that 12 points wouldn’t be realized, as the “so called opposition” isn’t united,”- noted Mr. Igityan. He also says that only the last point from 12 turns to the absence of a checkpoint between Armenia and the NKR in case of the membership in the EEU. The speaker thinks that it must be the primary issue of our foreign policy. The speaker thinks that today BHK is coordinating the work of the opposition and in this case the fact that…
 
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  • Senate Hearings for U.S. Ambassadorships to Armenia and Azerbaijan Focus on Centennial, Karabagh

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    17 Sep 2014 | 10:55 am
    U.S. Ambassador to Armenia Nominee Mills: “United States and the world will stand in solidarity with the Armenian people next year to mark the centenary of one of the 20th century’s worst atrocities” WASHINGTON—Strengthening Azerbaijan’s rule of law, standing in solidarity with Armenians in marking the 2015 centennial, peacefully resolving Nagorno-Karabagh were among key issues highlighted during the Senate Foreign Relation Committee’s confirmation hearing earlier today for the U.S. ambassador-designates to Azerbaijan, Robert Cekuta, and Armenia, Richard Mills,…
  • Warlick: Artsakh’s Voice Should Be Heard in Negotiation Process

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    17 Sep 2014 | 9:17 am
    YEREVAN (Asbarez)—The US Co-Chair of the OSCE Minsk Group, Ambassador James Warlick, told journalists on Sept. 16 that the input of Artsakh’s authorities in the peace negotiations process is important. “It is quite important that the voice of Karabakh’s de facto leadership is heard in the negotiations process,” Warlick told reporters at the U.S. Embassy in Armenia. “That is the reason why we often visit the Nagorno Karabakh Republic and meet with the local authorities to take their opinion into account as well.” Ambassador James Warlick (left) meets with Armenian Foreign…
  • Armenians and Progressive Politics Conference Brings Prominent Speakers to Cambridge

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    17 Sep 2014 | 9:10 am
    The gathering will be held at MIT on Fri., Sept. 26 and Sat., Sept. 27. CAMBRIDGE, Mass.—A distinguished line-up of speakers from Armenia, Turkey, Europe, and the United States will examine Turkey, the media, Turkish-Armenian relations, and genocide reparations at this month’s Armenians and Progressive Politics conference. With “The Road to Justice” as its theme, the gathering will be held at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) on Fri., Sept. 26 and Sat., Sept. 27. Internationally renowned scholar, activist, and public intellectual Noam Chomsky will discuss Turkey, its…
  • Gharabekian to Be Remembered in Tribute Concert in Cambridge

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    17 Sep 2014 | 9:05 am
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass.—A longtime resident of Lexington and Boston, conductor Aram Gharabekian passed away earlier this year at the age of 58. A graduate of Boston and New England Conservatories, Gharabekian was the founder and artistic director of the SinfoNova Chamber Orchestra of Boston in the 1980’s, establishing a loyal following among classical music aficionados and critics. Gharabekian exposed audiences to the rich musical world of Armenia, highlighting rarely performed works of contemporary Armenian composers and juxtaposing them imaginatively with works by Boston-based composers. For…
  • International Conference at University of Nebraska-Lincoln to Mark Genocide Centenary

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    17 Sep 2014 | 9:02 am
    LINCOLN, Neb.—On the occasion of the Centennial of the Armenian Genocide, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) will host a two-day conference from March 19-20, 2015, entitled “Crossing the Centennial: The Historiography of the Armenian Genocide Re-Evaluated.” Organized by Prof. Bedross Der Matossian from the Department of History at UNL, the conference is co-sponsored by the Harris Center for Judaic Studies, the National Association for Armenian Studies and Research (NAASR) in Belmont, Mass., and the Society for Armenian Studies (SAS) in cooperation with the Department of History,…
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  • Heritage deputy chairman on constitutional reforms

    18 Sep 2014 | 7:40 am
    No one cares about what will be written in the new text of the Constitution, deputy chairman of Heritage Party Armen Martirosyan told reporters on Thursday. We need to see the ...
  • Working group set up to assist Armenian border communities

    18 Sep 2014 | 7:04 am
    A working group has been set up in the Armenian government on the initiative of Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamyan to assist the countrys border communities. Deputy Prime Minister, Territorial Administration Minister ...
  • Astronomy Day celebrated in Armenia

    18 Sep 2014 | 6:30 am
    Today Armenia marks Astronomy Day. On January 8, 2009, a cabinet meeting decided to declare September 18 Astronomy Day in Armenia. The date was chosen to coincide with the birthday of ...
  • Robert Hovhannisyan at Nona Gaprindashvili Cup

    18 Sep 2014 | 6:12 am
    Armenian Grandmaster Robert Hovhannisyan scored 6.5 points out of 9 to take third prize among 65 participants at Nona Gaprindashvili Cup in Tbilisi, Georgia. Grandmaster Luka Paichadze (Georgia) took first place ...
  • Victor Ambartsumian would be 106 today

    18 Sep 2014 | 5:59 am
    Victor Ambartsumian was one of the founders of theoretical astrophysics. He worked in the field of physics of stars and nebulae, stellar astronomy, dynamics of stellar systems and cosmogony of ...
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  • Scottish referendum: Voters facing decision day

    staff
    18 Sep 2014 | 12:14 am
    People in Scotland will vote later on whether the country should stay in the UK or become an independent nation, reports BBC News.Voters will answer "Yes" or "No" to the referendum question: "Should Scotland be an independent country?"With 4,285,323 people - 97% of the electorate - registered to vote, a historically high turnout is expected.Votes will be cast at 2,608 polling places across the country between 07:00 and 22:00 on Thursday. The result is expected early on Friday morning.Votes will be counted in each of Scotland's 32 local authority areas.These will include votes cast from the…
  • Haykakan Zhamanak: ECHR judge’s €13,000 salary not of interest to Armenian candidates?

    staff
    18 Sep 2014 | 12:14 am
    No candidates from Armenia have applied to the Ministry of Justice to participate in the recently announced contest for a judge representing the country at the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR). Alvina Gulumyan, the incumbent judge who receives a monthly salary of €13,000, will soon return as a member of the Constitutional Court (with a salary of 850,000 Armenians Drams or approx. €1,600), says the paper, adding that the seeming indifference is only deceptive. The paper claims that candidates will be registered in the coming couple of days, expressing hope that the selected candidate…
  • Armenia’s defense minister receives Greek ambassador

    staff
    17 Sep 2014 | 2:46 pm
    Armenia’s Minister of Defense Seyran Ohanyan received on Wednesday Greek Ambassador to Armenia Ioannis Taghis and the newly appointed Defense Attache, Colonel Georgios Mavroeidis. Minister Ohanyan congratulated Colonel Mavroeidis on his appointment and wished him success. The sides also discussed issues of bilateral cooperation and regional security. This news is brought to you by HyeMedia | Armenian News where you can read balanced Armenian News from Armenia & the Diaspora as reported by various news agencies and freelance journalists Related posts: Armenia’s defense minister…
  • Ruling Party Alarmed By Opposition ‘Revanchism’

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    17 Sep 2014 | 2:45 pm
    Current domestic challenges to President Serzh Sarkisian’s rule result from a political marriage of convenience between some oligarchs and politicians bent on “revanchism,” the ruling Republican Party of Armenia (HHK) claimed on Wednesday. HHK spokesman Eduard Sharmazanov also laughed off opposition allegations that Sarkisian is keen to turn Armenia into a parliamentary republic in order to be able to stay in power after completing his second and final presidential term in 2018. “If there is any reason for concern, it’s a merger of revanchism and…
  • Date Set For Armenian Opposition Rally

    staff
    17 Sep 2014 | 2:44 pm
    Three leading Armenian parties critical of President Serzh Sarkisian on Wednesday decided to hold a joint rally on October 10 which might mark the beginning of their campaign of anti-government street protests. The Armenian Revolutionary Federation (Dashnaktsutyun), another opposition party represented in parliament, announced, meanwhile, that it will not participate in the rally because it disagrees with the troika’s unconditional rejection of sweeping constitutional amendments planned by Sarkisian. The announcements came after a two-hour meeting of senior lawmakers from the four…
 
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    Hnazarian | Kumpulan Aneka Resep Masakan Dan Cara Membuatnya

  • RESEP PUDING LABU KUNING SAUS SANTAN

    17 Sep 2014 | 5:45 am
    Resep Puding Labu Kuning Saus Santan - Anda penggemar puding? Pernahkah anda mencoba puding labu kuning saus santan? Rasanya yang segar sangat cocok dikonsumsi saat cuaca panas dan biasanya untuk menu dessert (makanan penutup). Puding yang bertekstur kenyal dan empuk sangat enak dan lezat. Apalgi jika dibuat dengan bahan labu kuning yang kaya akan nutrisi untuk tubuh kita. Bagaimana cara membuat puding labu kuning dengan saus santan? Nah bagi anda yang ingin membuat menu ini, maka simaklah resepnya berikut ini karena kami akan berbagi resepnya untuk anda.Resep Puding Labu Kuning Saus…
  • RESEP CAKWE GORENG RENYAH EMPUK

    16 Sep 2014 | 12:01 am
    Resep Cakwe Enak Empuk - Anda suka cakwe? Makanan yang berasal dari negeri tirai bambu ini mempunyai nama asli Yu Tiao, namun di Indonesia lebih dikenal dengan nama cakwe. Cakwe sendiri memiliki banyak macam, seperti cakwe goreng, cakwe mini, cakwe bubur, cakwe isi udang, dan lain-lain. Dan salah satu cakwe yang paling populer adalah cakwe goreng. Dan pada kesempatan ini kami akan berbagi resep cakwe goreng dan panduan cara membuatnya. Jadi jangan sampai melewatkan resep berikut ini sebelum anda membuat cakwe.Resep Dan Cara Membuat Cakwe Goreng Renyah EmpukResep cakwe goreng renyah empuk…
  • RESEP BOLU KUKUS KORNET SAPI

    15 Sep 2014 | 5:45 am
    Resep Bolu Kukus Kornet Sapi - Mendengar namanya saja sudah terbayang enaknya. Ya, nolu kukus kornet sapi adalah salah satu variasi dari bolu kukus. Bolu kukus yang dipadukan dengan kornet sapi tentu memiliki cita rasa khas yang enak dan lezat. Bolu kukus kornet sapi ini wajib anda coba karena rasanya yang sangat enak dan lezat. Untuk membuat bolu kukus kornet sapi pun sangat mudah dan praktis karena kami menggunakan bolu kukus yang sudah jadi (Pondan). nah sebelum anda membuatnya mari kita simak resepnya berikut ini.Resep Bolu Kukus Kornet SapiResep bolu kukus kornet sapi sangat mudah dan…
  • RESEP KUE SNOWBALL AROMA JERUK

    14 Sep 2014 | 5:31 am
    Resep Kue Snowball Aroma Jeruk Paling Enak - Tahukah anda apa itu kue snowball? Kue snowball diambil dari kata snow yang berarti salju, dan ball yang berarti bola. Kue snowball adalah kue yang menyerupai bola salju. Kue ini sangat identik dengan hari Natal dan tahun baru. Salah satu kue snowball yang paling digemari adalah snowball aroma jeruk. Jika anda ingin merayakan natal dengan lebih meriah, maka anda bisa membuat kue snowball aroma jeruk dengan mudah. Karena pada kesempatan ini kami akan berbagi resp kue snowball aroma jeruk untuk anda.Resep Kue SnowballResep kue snowball aroma jeruk…
  • RESEP PUDING BUSA JERUK

    13 Sep 2014 | 6:07 am
    Resep Puding Busa Jeruk - Sudah pernah mendengar nama puding busa? Puding busa merupakan puding yang diolah dengan mencampurkan kocokan putih telur di dalamnya. Tekstur puding busa juga menjadi sedikit berbeda dengan puding biasa, yaitu memiliki tekstur yang sedikit lebihlembut dibandingkan dengan puding biasa. Berbagai jenis buah-buahan dapat dijadikan sebagai bahan dasar pembuatan puding busa, sehingga memiliki bermacam-macam variasi rasa.Resep Puding Busa JerukSalah satu buah yang sering digunakan adalah buah jeruk. Jeruk mampu memberikan rasa dan kesegaran pada puding. Selain itu,…
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