June 15th, 2010
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halva, halvah
HAHL-vah
Category: Dish
Origin: Turkish, Arabic
Definition: One of two Middle Eastern confections that can either be a gelatinous, semolina-based loaf, or a crumbly, sesame-based sweet

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