Welcome to Eritrea, Africa


Tigrinya, Arabic, and English.


Most men wear western style clothing. Women where cotton dresses with borders. That is the same thing what the children do too. Highland men wear a long-sleeved, knee-length white shirt over white trousers.


Eritrea's Flag.

Popular Foods.

Beef Stewed in Red Pepper Paste the recipe is a favorite food or Popular.

2 onions, finely chopped
1/3 cup spiced butter
2 cloves garlic, minced
1 teaspoon finely chopped gingerroot
1/4 teaspoon ground fenugreek
1/8 teaspoon ground cloves
1/8 teaspoon ground allspice
1/8 teaspoon ground nutmeg
1/4 cup paprika
2 tablespoons berbere
2/3 cup dry red wine
1/2 cup water
8 ounces tomato sauce
2 teaspoons salt
3 pounds lean boneless beef, cut into 1-inch pieces
Black pepper

Here is some more Recipe's

BerbereHot Spice Mixture

2 teaspoons cumin seeds
4 cloves
3/4 teaspoon cardamom seeds
1/2 teaspoon black peppercorns
1/4 teaspoon whole allspice
1 teaspoon fenugreek seeds
1/2 teaspoon coriander seeds
8 small dried red chilies
1/2 teaspoon grated fresh gingerroot or 1 teaspoon dried
1 teaspoon salt
2 1/2 tablespoons sweet Hungarian paprika
1/8 teaspoon cinnamon
1/8 teaspoon ground cloves

A brief History.

Eritrea is still only having most children go to school until grade 6. The transportation is still the same too. Most thing in Eritrea are the same still.

The Asmaran Building

Dating and marriage.

             Families arrange nearly all marriages in Eritrea. Among the traditional ways Tigrinya, parents suggest marriage partners to establish family alliances. The couple involved usually makes the final decision to marry, although some rural couples may not be acquainted before they wed. The bride is often sometimes 10 years younger than the groom.


"Eritrea." CultureGrams Online Edition. ProQuest, 2014. Web. 5 Dec 2014

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