Thursday, June 16, 2011


Brochettes, or goat kebabs, are widely and cheaply available in bars throughout Rwanda. Goats are raised everywhere in Rwanda as a source of income. Only male goats are eaten in brochettes, as female goats are strictly for breeding. The goat is best to eat when it's young (the horns have only just started to grow) and the fatter the goat the better.

Monday, June 13, 2011

Rwandan Coffee

I've seen the coffee plants around town ripening lately and farmers harvesting the berries. This has sparked my interest in coffee and drinking coffee. So I've been asking around about it.

Here's how it's made as I understand it: