Global wrap! Five food-nomena we love! (#6)

Food-nomena delivered from around the world!

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1. Follow the White Rabbit! China’s state-run food group hopes the creamy candies are just its first step in becoming a global giant. 

2. The Punjabi kitchen’s butter chicken is probably among the best known Indian curries. Here are your other new favorites.

3. Creative Indonesian Instagrammers are styling humble home-cooked meals and street food into magazine-worthy spreads.

4. You’d better not come hungry, because these artisan wagashi (Japanese sweets) are too beautiful to eat.

5. A social experiment found that Americans were happy to give food to a hungry child. Now that’s a happy meal.

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And with these five delicious food-nomena, it’s a global wrap! Till next time!

Global wrap! Five food-nomena we Love! (#5)

Food-nomena delivered from around the world!

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1. Hello, halo-halo! The Filipino dessert is a sweet, sinful mix of everything and anything, plus shaved ice.

2. New York City’s “Indian Row” restaurants are full of mysteries. Most of them are not even run by Indians.

3. One way to test the market for an eatery is to sell your homemade dishes on the sidewalk, like this Japanese tourist is doing in Cebu.

4. If you can wrap your head around eating raw horse meat and fish sperm, these unusual Japanese foods are (supposedly) quite tasty.

5. Should you eat that leftover ham that’s been sitting in the fridge for 5 days? There’s an app for that.

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And with these five delicious food-nomena, it’s a global wrap! Till next time!

 

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Global wrap! Five food-nomena we Love! (#4)

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1. Lavish wedding buffets are out. Modern couples in India embrace farm-to-table family-style dining, tasting stations and dim sum.

2. Put down that doughnut and watch this short video to compare your diet to what people around the world eat in a day.

3. Mapo tofu. Is your mouth watering yet? Spicy, complex, homey Sichuan dishes are exactly what Americans ordered.

4. Now that sushi and ramen have a firm foothold in the US and UK, Japanese comfort food like fish-roe pasta and chicken karaage can come out to play.

5. Starbucks, who? These 50 cool US coffee shops serve the perfect blend of quality beans, knowledgeable baristas and inviting space.

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And with these five delicious food-nomena, it’s a global wrap! Till next time!

 

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