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    a traditional Romanian and Moldovan dish of grilled ground meat rolls made from a mixture of beef, lamb, and pork with spices, such as garlic, black pepper, thyme, coriander, anise, savory, and sometimes a touch of paprikaSubmitted by Andrei Fiodorov from Moldova, Republic of on 05/01/2017
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