Peru

Peruvian Guinea Pig (Cuy) Recipe

Peruvian Guinea Pig (Cuy) Recipe

The following guinea pig (Cuy) recipes are based on the traditional authentic Peruvian national dish, Cuy, named so because of the noise a guinea pig makes (pronounced ‘kwee’). Guinea pig Cuy is a delicacy that is very typically associated with typical Peruvian cuisine, even though it is mostly […]

Peruvian cuisine. What food do they eat in Peru?

Peruvian cuisine. What food do they eat in Peru?

Peruvian cuisine is distinctively varied and influenced by a range of factors including different ethnicities who settled there mostly during the 20th century, the cooking methods they brought with them, the availability of different meats and crops, and regional cultures. From the indigenous Inca’s to […]