Food & Drink

Kebabs and Comfort: Soldiers Find Solace in Seattle’s Afghan Food Scene

Published On 01/14/2016 Published On 01/14/2016

If you're invited to somebody's house and they don't offer you at least a big cup of tea, they're probably going to kill you.


Americans ate the food because it tasted good, but they also ate it because they valued their lives.

Flickr/EUPOL Afghanistan

One thing everyone can agree on about Afghan food in the US is that the bread isn't as good here.

Flickr/Canada in Afghanistan

Important decisions aren’t made by firing bullets at each other or making power plays. It's all about negotiations, and you're doing that over tea.