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Florence Aluoch Odero prepares fish for frying at Migingo Island Hotel, a food stall in Nairobi's Kenyatta Market. Her expenses are soaring due to inflation. Khadija Farah/for NPR hide caption

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The case of the incredible shrinking fritter: A report from Kenya's street stalls

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A cook prepares borsch at a March 2021 event in Kyiv to promote Ukraine's bid for UNESCO to recognize the dish as part of the country's historical heritage. Sergei Supinsky/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Also hit by inflation? Your local taco truck

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Portland company introduces fried chicken ice cream

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San Francisco restaurant makes pizzas using upcycled ingredients

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Beloved Black cookbooks for Juneteenth. LA Johnson/NPR hide caption

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Turkey and the Wolf chef Mason Hereford amps up familiar recipes in new cookbook

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Corn and soybean crops are playing an outsized role in the rising cost of food

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The impact of the Sriracha shortage is starting to be felt. Scott Olson/Getty Images hide caption

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There's a nationwide Sriracha shortage, and climate change may be to blame

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