Peru

Peruvian recipes, foods, cuisines, dishes and blogs. Discover a whole host of food delicacies from Peru.

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 […]

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 but it is also eaten […]

Peruvian cuisine: what food do they eat in Peru?

Peruvian cuisine: what food do they eat in Peru?

Peruvian cuisine and the typical foods eaten in Peru are 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 […]