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Europe Foods, Delicacies, Dishes & Recipes

Travelling throughout Europe is one of the most awe-inspiring experiences. Rich in culture, languages and, most importantly food!

European food is some of the most delicious, unique, interesting and tasty in the world, but there are also some very weird and unusual recipes to try from Europe too. Discover a world of amazing traditional European recipes and foods!

Uncover delicacies that they eat in Europe and traditional European meals that you may (or may not) want to try next time you visit the continent. Here is a collection of travel and foodie tales from all around Europe.

French Hachis Parmentier Recipe

Hachis Parmentier is a French dish casserole made of ground beef and mashed potatoes layered together and topped with cheese. Similar to the British Cottage Pie, Hachis Parmentier may not be typical of French cuisine but it is well loved by families across the country as it is hearty and warming. Hachis Parmentier is typically …

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Polish Sernik (Cheesecake) Recipe

Sernik is the name of the renowned cheesecake from Poland, which is considered a highlight of the country’s cuisine. Its preparation involves a shortcrust pastry base with a high filling of layered cheese, sugar and eggs, which is refined with raisins, orange peel and other delicacies. The use of Twarog, also known as Polish Farmer’s …

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Hungarian Krémes Recipe

Krémes, meaning “creamy” in Hungarian, is a favourite traditional pastry dessert in Hungary. It is made up of 2 thin, flakey layers of buttery flavoured pastry that are filled with vanilla custard cream.  Similar to the more well-known Mille-feuille cake or custard slice dessert, Krémes are are wonderfully airy, messy, creamy and rich. Origin & …

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Dutch Cuisine: 10 Traditional Dishes from the Netherlands You Must Try

These famous icons include windmills, bulb fields, wooden shoes, cheese markets; the Netherlands is known for many things, but not necessarily its food. Despite being only a relatively small country in Northern Europe, the Netherlands has had a significant impact on the world owing to its historical empire and important role on the continent. Along …

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Portuguese Food: 12 Must-Try Traditional Dishes of Portugal

Portugal, sharing terrestrial commonalities and customs with the Mediterranean and the countries of Northern Europe, offers the most serene beaches, delicious food and port wine. This charming country also serves as the world’s top surf spot and even has its own genre of music. But of course, that’s not what we’re here for, we are …

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Latin American Obleas Recipe

Obleas are round wafers that are light brown in colour. It is a famous Latin American dessert, usually spread with Colombian caramel called arequipe, and topped with cheese, jams, sprinkles, or fruits. Obleas are also very popular among Latin American countries such as Colombia, Mexico, El Salvador, Costa Rica, Venezuela, as well as Spain. It …

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13 Traditional Swedish Dishes You Must Try

The Scandinavian country of Sweden is famous for its glaciated mountains, thousands of coastal islands, boreal forests and inland lakes. But Swedish cuisine is less well-known, despite it offering up some surprising delights! A common trend in Swedish cuisine is fish (herring is an apparent favorite), whether that be part of a Smörgåsbord or fermented as …

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Authentic Polish Śledzie Recipe

Śledzie is a popular Polish dish also known as “śledzie po Kaszubsku”. Śledzie consists of pickled herring often combined with sour cream, onions, apples and hard-boiled eggs. Commonly served on Christmas Eve, Śledzie is well loved in Poland as well as other countries by the Baltic Sea and the North Sea.  The word “Śledzie” is …

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Polish Naleśniki Pancakes Recipe

Nalesniki is a traditional dessert which originates in Poland. Literally meaning “thin pancakes”, this sweet delight is very popular among the polish. Although it is commonly used in breakfast, it can be consumed at any time of the day, more commonly in cold weather. Types of Naleśniki Naleśniki is commonly made worldwide with 2 variations …

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