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Humitas at Kabab Cafe in Astoria

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Does anyone know if the humitas at the Middle Eastern place are a standard offering? Are they Chilean humitas? Are they GOOD humitas? And just for the sake of curiosity, why does he offer humitas at all?

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  1. They have been there for most of my visits there. I have no idea if they're Chilean or authentic but they are very good, one of my favorite items. As for why Ali offers them? Well, he's a man of the world!

    1. I think they are Argentinian. Ali's ex-wife is from Argentina, and he learned a lot from his ex-mother-in-law.

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      1. re: gutsofsteel

        Yes, that makes sense.

      2. The only time I've seen them unavailable in years is when he has sold out.