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Will the avocado shortage affect me?

Will the avocado shortage affect me?

Everybody start panicking! The avocado shortage is here and prices of the popular green fruit (yes it’s a fruit), are going sky-rocket as the quality and supply begin to diminish. it’s all down to a price dispute between packing companies and the producers in the […]

Canjeero/Anjero Recipe (Somali Injera) | Somalia

Canjeero/Anjero Recipe (Somali Injera) | Somalia

“Canjeero?!“ I hear you say. “I’ve heard of Injera, but never canjeero, are you sure you’re not confused?”. Very sure! In fact, canjeero (sometimes called anjero, canjeelo, lahoh or laxoox); and Injera are cousins. Whilst Injera is the famous Ethiopian food and method of eating; […]

Where to find the best Babi Guling in Bali, Indonesia

Where to find the best Babi Guling in Bali, Indonesia

Bali is notorious for many things; beautiful beaches, being an affordable wedding destination, cheap shopping, unofficially having the largest population of drunk Australians outside of Australia… But seriously, one of the more understated features of Bali would have to be the stunning, fragrant traditional dishes and […]

A Guide To The Famous Pacific Kava Drink + Recipe

A Guide To The Famous Pacific Kava Drink + Recipe

This kava drink recipe is consumed throughout the Pacific islands, made from the ground roots of the kava plant. Kava (also known as kava kava) offers some of the most interesting insights into traditions, culture and the rituals among the cultures who consume it… So what […]

Alternative Japanese Foods To Try In Japan: A Guide

Alternative Japanese Foods To Try In Japan: A Guide

We hear so much about all the incredible favorites of eating in Japan. Whether that’s sushi, ramen or beautiful Japanese fish. What you might not know so much about is the crazy, alternative Japanese food on offer throughout Japan. From street corners to vending machines, […]

Canadian Stuffed Moose Heart Recipe

Canadian Stuffed Moose Heart Recipe

This stuffed moose heart recipe just sounds like the stereotype of traditional Canadian life, just the word ‘moose’ conjures up images of Canada, although of course Canada is a little more 3-dimensional than just moose, poutine and being polite. However, despite moose being very unsurprising, you […]

What Are Deep Fried Butter Balls? A Featured Recipe

What Are Deep Fried Butter Balls? A Featured Recipe

In the USA they eat deep fried butter balls. So if you love clogged arteries or you’ve simply lost the will to live, then this deep fried butter recipe is for you! Yes that’s right, this fried butter recipe which was featured at the Iowa […]

Authentic Colombian Changua Recipe (Egg & Milk Soup)

Authentic Colombian Changua Recipe (Egg & Milk Soup)

This Colombian Changua recipe is so super easy to make and so very authentically Colombian. A typical breakfast meal eaten throughout Colombia, it’s also considered to be a hangover cure. Changua is quite simply an egg and milk soup, but it’s warming, hearty and absolutely […]

Stewed Kapenta (Matemba) with Sadza | Zimbabwean/Zambian

Stewed Kapenta (Matemba) with Sadza | Zimbabwean/Zambian

Kapenta (or matemba as it is locally pronounced) is a beautiful fish that is eaten almost exclusively in the African regions of Zimbabwe and Zambia due to the large fisheries that harvest them in the nearby Lake Kariba. Traditionally, before cooking the kapenta is dried in […]

10 Best Foodie Gift Ideas For People Who Love Food 2019

10 Best Foodie Gift Ideas For People Who Love Food 2019

Food related gifts are an absolute must for your food-obsessed friend or relative. Whether you need food lover gift ideas for your partner or you’re wanting to spoil yourself with a food-related present, this list of amazing gift ideas will certainly hit the spot! As […]

Thai Goong Ten – Dancing Shrimp Recipe (Live Shrimp)

Thai Goong Ten – Dancing Shrimp Recipe (Live Shrimp)

Goong Ten is a delicacy from Thailand that roughly translates as dancing shrimp. Why? Well because the shrimp are still alive! And I’m sure you’d be fidgeting too if I covered you in sauce and served you to a customer, so don’t judge. In all seriousness though, […]

Snake Soup: A Guide To The Chinese Delicacy + Recipe

Snake Soup: A Guide To The Chinese Delicacy + Recipe

Yes you heard that right! Snake soup, yes snakes… in a soup! Is it one of the most bizarre foods we’ve come across? Again, yes! Snake soup is a 2,000 year old Chinese/Cantonese delicacy eaten in China and other parts of Eastern Asia. It may sound […]

Peruvian Anticuchos (Beef Cow Heart) skewers with yellow pepper sauce recipe

Peruvian Anticuchos (Beef Cow Heart) skewers with yellow pepper sauce recipe

Anticuchos (cow heart) skewers are an absolute staple of Peruvian cuisine. Not only can you find them all over Peru served from street food carts, but they’re also cooked at home and eaten as a typical Peruvian meal. The aji sauce is the hero of […]

Brazilian Buchada de Bode (Goat’s intestines) Recipe

Brazilian Buchada de Bode (Goat’s intestines) Recipe

Buchada de Bode is a Brazilian recipe that utilises the intestines of a kid goat, cooked and served in the goat’s stomach. Ever-resourceful in South America, where they are also known for eating rodents such as Guinea Pig (cuy) or Capybara. Buchada de Bode is most typically […]

Australian Crocodile Skewers (or US Gator Kebabs) Recipe

Australian Crocodile Skewers (or US Gator Kebabs) Recipe

Crocodile skewers are a great representation of Australia, they’ve got everything from the epitomic animal to the clichéd BBQ! In the Southern US, particularly in states such as Florida and Louisiana, alligator Kebabs are cooked in much the same way. So whichever meat you can get […]

Calf or Bull Testicle Fries (Criadillas) Recipe

Calf or Bull Testicle Fries (Criadillas) Recipe

Travelling through Argentina it’s not difficult to be able find and eat fried calf or bulls testicles (criadillas), served with salsa. Fancy trying that? “Criadillas” are fried bulls testicles, eaten predominantly in regions where bullfighting is popular and often by the victorious matador as a sign […]

Tripas Tacos Recipe (Cow’s Stomach) Mexico

Tripas Tacos Recipe (Cow’s Stomach) Mexico

In Mexico and Portugal, tripas (cow’s stomach) is the key ingredient in the traditional dishes: Tripas Tacos (Mexico) and Tripas A moda Do Porto (Portugal). This Tripas Tacos recipe is largely inspired by the amazing tripe dishes I tried on my travels around Mexico. Aside from being able to […]

Hungarian Hortobagy-Style Pancakes Recipe

Hungarian Hortobagy-Style Pancakes Recipe

This hortobagy-style pancakes recipe is traditional Hungarian stew stuffed pancake dish, known locally as Hortobágyi palacsinta. Found in abundance in the beautiful capital of Budapest, one of Europe‘s greatest cities, they are essentially stuffed crepes with a delicious stew sauce. Hortobagy pancakes consist of a beautiful meat […]