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Guatemalan Pepian de Pollo Recipe

Pepian de Pollo is a delicious chicken stew layered with roasted peppers, pepitoria and sesame seeds blended together into a rich and meaty sauce. Borne from the fusion of Mayan and Spanish cultures, there cannot be a dish more representative of the Guatemalan cuisine than the Pepian de Pollo. Viewed by many as the national …

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12 Traditional Foods of Indonesia You Must Try

Indonesia consists of sprawling islands, put together like a patchwork quilt. With over 300 ethnicities, it is easy to see why this beautiful archipelago has such a diverse range of flavors and tastes.  Signature flavors include hits of chili, subtly smooth notes of coconut, citrus zings, and hints of nutty goodness. Meals in Indonesia are …

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Escargot (Snails) Recipe: A French Delicacy

People around the world enjoy all kinds of weird dishes…. from crispy tarantulas to jellied moose nose and now…even snails! The French have an acquired taste, but how acquired does it really get? Escargots will make you ask just that question! In this article, we’re covering everything you need to know about the French delicacy …

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13 Turkish Foods You Absolutely Must Try

Just at the intersection of where East meets the West, Turkey’s cuisine is a reflection of its melting pot of cultures. It is largely inherited from the Ottoman Empire cuisine which in itself was a fusion of Central Asian, Middle Eastern, Eastern European, Armenian, Balkanian and Mediterranean cuisines. Turkish food varies across the country with …

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Pulque: The Traditional Mexican Fermented Alcoholic Drink

What better than a margarita? No, not even a bloody Mary. We present to you the Pulque. And before you butcher the pronunciation, it’s pull-kay. It’s what the people of central Mexico have been drinking for almost 2000 years! And before we get into it, we have to mention that it’s a beer-like beverage, so …

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15 Traditional Chinese Foods You Must Try

Chinese foods are unique, wholesome, and wonderfully satisfying. Due to the vast landscape of China and its long and storied history of various small kingdoms and ethnic groups, regional food in China is very diverse. It’s an assortment of tastes and flavors unlike any other in Asia. That being said, the three basic staple ingredients …

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11 Spanish Foods You Absolutely Must Try

There’s a whole lot of reasons anyone would want to visit Spain: gorgeous beaches, world-renowned art, colourful history, and…. delicious food! Spanish foods are unique, wholesome, and wonderfully satisfying. Due to the mountainous regions of Spain and its history of various small kingdoms and ethnic groups, regional food in Spain is very diverse. It’s an …

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15 South Korean Foods You Absolutely Must Try

South Korean cuisine is often characterised as savory, hearty, nutritious, and spicy. But dig a little deeper and there is so much more to uncover in the vast, incredibly unique culinary landscape that Korean food has to offer. From mouth-watering stews to marinated meat grilled right on your table, there is a diversity even within …

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16 Guatemalan Foods You Must Try

Guatemala is one of the most well-known countries of Central America with it’s stunning culture and a simple but hearty traditional cuisine. Guatemalan food at its core centres around the primary ingredients of rice, corn, tortillas, cheese, port, chicken, beans, or beef. The single most common ingredient in Guatemalan cooking is corn. With strong ties to …

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Authentic Mexican Food: 19 Must-Try Dishes

Let’s face it, Mexican food is so ubiquitous, it has become part of the standard diet in countries all over the world. Of course, as with most cuisines, the food is very often altered to suit local tastes. This means that few people have actually tried the real authentic Mexican fare! In this article we …

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Shiokara: Japanese Fermented Squid Delicacy

Among the incredibly weird and wonderful dishes we have encountered on our travels is a strange Japanese dish called Shiokara (or ika no shiokara). Shiokara is essentially squid fermented in its own viscera (guts) and salt, popular in Japan served with rice. This dish was famous in 11th century for being a nutritious wholesome meal …

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15 Traditional Indian Foods You Must Try

Indian cuisine is one of the most popular diverse on the planet. Whilst the food and drink vary by region and state, the one thing you can be certain of is that it will be a flavor explosion, regardless of the geographical region.  Indian food is fairly popular, with a variety of takeout options regardless …

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Greek Cuisine: 16 Traditional Foods of Greece

A trip to the gorgeous Mediterranean country of Greece will mean a chance to indulge in the most incredible traditional foods, delicacies and dishes. Most Greek dishes contain at least some seafood and fresh vegetables and have have noticeable influences from Eastern and Western cultures. A visit to most Greek homes and you will be …

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11 Foods of Uganda You Absolutely Must Try

Uganda, the Pearl of Africa, is blessed with good weather and fertile soils. If you visit, you get to enjoy plenty of fresh, sun-kissed natural foods which are criminally underrated. Ugandan cuisine is characterised by succulent fresh fruits with a healthy picking of fresh passion fruits, jackfruits, soursop, pawpaw, sugarcane and loads more to gorge …

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10 Traditional Brazilian Foods You Must Try

What comes to mind when you think about Brazil? Is it the sprawling, unconquerable Amazon forest? Is it the unquenchable love for football or all the dance, music, parades, and elaborate costumes that come with all the merry-making that is the Rio Carnival? Brazil has tons to offer, not least the incredible, diverse Brazilian food! …

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