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The traditional meal, lap lap, is a pancake-shaped pudding of grated tuber roots (taro, yam, sweet potato, cassava), or banana, sweetened with coconut milk, fortified with pieces of meat or fish and often layers of leaves from edible hibiscus. Family of Ambong with his wife Lising, daughter Esta and Jill, and her brothers. UC San Diego Library, UC San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093-0175 (https://library.ucsd.edu/dc/contact)
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Cookery Families Yams Taro Sexual division of labor Cassava Lap lap Sweet potatoes Wintua (Malekula, Vanuatu) South West Bay (Malakula, Vanuatu) Melanesia Pacific Islands Oceania Ambong, Esta Masing, Lising Home Interiors Lap Lap Making Women at Work
Wintua (Malekula, Vanuatu) South West Bay (Malakula, Vanuatu) Melanesia Pacific Islands Oceania