What Do People Eat in the Desert?


What people eat in the desert depends on which desert they are in. Just because an area is considered a desert does not mean there is not life there. Many desert dwelling people eat snake, cactus, camel, birds, and desert dwelling plants.
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People in deserts eat rice and dates especially if they are nomads. They also use sheep as well as camel meat in their recipes. Other foods they eat are falafel, gahwa, haleeb, lahma bi ajeen and shai (chai).
People that live in the desert tend to eat more fruits, and vegetables. When they started to become dehydrated, they would avoid eating too much. You can find more information here: http://www.inmamaskitchen.com/FOOD_IS_ART/mideast/Egytp_food.html
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