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22 Delicious Dumplings From Around The World

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17. Kroppkakor

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These hearty mashed potato dumplings stuffed with sweetly seasoned bacon filling, are a specialty of Oland, an island off the southern coast of Sweden.

Country: Sweden

Typical Filling: Bacon, veggies.

Recipe: Swedish Potato Dumpling Stuffed With Bacon & Onion

14. Pastelle

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These soft cornmeal roll-ups are not unlike tamales, baked in banana leaves and filled with deliciously spiced meat.

Country: Trinidad and Tobago

Typical Filling: Beef, pork, and/or veggies.

Recipe: Cornmeal & Meat Pastelles

13. Papas Rellena

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While potatoes usually star as the filling, these dumplings would rather stuff the potato full of delicious ground meat instead.

Country: Cuba

Typical Filling: Spiced meat.

Recipe: Papas Rellenas