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Caspian Childhood: How I Came to Eat Caviar like Cereal

Caspian Childhood: How I Came to Eat Caviar like Cereal

For my mother, caviar was not a luxury food, but a standard. Those blue-stacked, neatly-dressed tins sitting in abundance were universally adored in her time of strife. “Caviar was not a delicacy but a way of life in Azerbaijan,” my mother would explain.