Nowadays, food is much more than just being a source of energy, rather it is more like a source of celebration and fun. People tend to consume delicious food items to celebrate even the smallest achievement of their life. Man’s love for food can be estimated by the fact that the food businesses were among the top businesses of the world during the past decade. Food lovers are always trying out new foods and wish to try the food from all over the world.
Given below are some of the famous foods from different countries that you should try at least once in your lifetime:
Lasagna is found all over the world and is loved by almost everyone. Lasagna is originally from Italy and is the favorite food of the people of Italy. It is also regarded as the oldest type of pasta. The main ingredient of the dish is Lasagne, a wide flat pasta strip. The topping of the pasta strip is done by cheese, chicken, olives, mushrooms, sauces, and spices. People do think that this food is full of calories and is not healthy, but the mouthwatering taste fascinates the people towards it.
Chapli Kabab, Pakistan
Along with many other mouthwatering dishes, Chapli kabab is also among the most loved food items of Pakistanis. The smell of chapli kabab attracts the people towards it and the rich taste compels people to try it again and again. Chapli Kabab is made of minced meat combined with chopped onions, boiled egg, variety of spices, and is topped with a slice of tomato. It tastes best when eaten with naan and raita (yogurt). Pakistani cuisine is available easily all around the world, make sure to try it and you will surely not regret the decision.
Palak Panner, India
In Hindi Language ‘Palak’ stands for spinach and ‘Panner’ stands for Fresh Cheese. Paneer is the most common ingredient of Indian dishes. Palak paneer is a vegetarian dish that is consumed by Indians on nearly all occasions. The spinach and cheese both are extremely tasty and nutritious, so the dish is an extremely healthy dish. It is served with rice or with Indian bread called ‘Chapati’. You can find the dish easily at any Indian restaurant.
Fish Ambul Thiyal, Sri Lanka
Sri Lanks is another very famous country because of its food. Fish Ambul Thiyal also known as sour fish curry is the most loved food of the residents of Sri Lanka. The dish basically includes pieces of fish coated with spices that are cooked for several minutes so that they turn out to be tender and juicy. It can be eaten plain or can be served with plain rice.
Saleeg, Saudi Arabia
Next on the list of famous foods of the world is Saleeg from Saudi Arabia. The dish originated from the west of Saudi Arabia and within no time became the most famous Saudi dish. The dish is very easy to cook, so you can cook it yourself too. Saleeg basically includes white rice that are cooked in milk and broth. Some people love to eat it with tender chicken and mutton pieces. The dish is served mostly in winters with lemon, salad, and pepper.
Paella Valenciana, Spain
The dish called Paella is mainly from Valencia, but it is the traditional dish of Spain. It is loved by the residents of Spain and is also regarded as their national food. ‘Paella’ is basically a deep dish that is used for cooking this dish. The main ingredients of the dish include short grain rice, chicken, sea food or rabbit, vegetables, and saffron. The saffron is optional because it mostly is used to add flavor and essence to the rice. The Paella Valenciana is very strong in taste and is full of nutrients too. So, whenever you get a chance to try the famous Paella Valenciana make sure not to miss the golden opportunity.
After attaining enough fame in China, Dumplings now are becoming popular in many other parts of the world too. The dumplings consist of simple pieces of dough wrapped around filling. The dumplings are available with a variety of fillings. The main filling for dumplings includes chicken, cheese, meat, fish, vegetables, fruits, and even sweets. You can also try a plain dumpling without any filling. Dumplings when served with sauces taste amazing.
Tacos are among the most common foods of the United States of America. Tacos are enriched with vitamins, proteins, and calcium. This food item is consumed by people all over the world, but the people of the USA love them from the core of their heart. The main ingredients that are used in the making of tacos include chicken, fish, cheese, lettuce, tomatoes, onions, and vegetables. The taco usually is made up of a soft tortilla, but some people prefer a crunchy and hard tortilla for their tacos.
Cheese Fondue, Switzerland
Now talking about the beautiful country Switzerland, its popular food is Cheese Fondue. Cheese fondue is a very plain and simple dish that is eaten with bread. It is a swiss melted cheese served in a pot placed over a moveable stove. The bread is dipped into the cheese mix using a long fork. It is a very cheap and simple dish yet is extremely healthy and tasty.
Yakhni Pulao, Afghanistan
Afghanistan is extremely famous because of its mouth watering dishes with the afghani food being one among the most tasty foods of the world. We had quite a hard time deciding on one famous food item from Afghanistan, however Yakhni Palaw or Yakhni Pulao is the topmost food of Afghanistan. This dish is found abundantly in Pakistan and Afghanistan. Yakhni means Broth. The dish includes rice and chicken cooked with broth mixed with some Indian spices. The broth gives the dish a very rich and strong taste. Chicken can be replaced with Maize, mutton, vegetables, or peas. The dish tastes even better when served with mint yogurt, kababs, and salad.