“There is no love more sincerer than the love of food” said George Bernard Shaw and he is absolutely right. The love of food is something very much in common with people all over the globe and every country has its own unique cuisine that plays a part in this. All these cuisines further comprise of some classic dishes that have influenced palates in every corner of the world. In this article we have listed out some of these popular dishes.
1: BUTTERED POPCORN: US
The perfect go to for movie nights, popcorn is a snack that is popular and loved no matter where you are. Crunchy, light and downright delicious, popcorn is enjoyed even better when doused in oodles of butter and grabbed in fistfuls during a good movie or TV show.
2: MASALA DOSA: INDIA:
India and especially South India is known for its wide variety of dosas and idlis. Crispy, thin dosas spread with ghee or butter is a go to breakfast choice and beloved by all who tastes it. Masala dosas especially is a world favourite option, with the dosa filled with yummy potato masala and dipped in spicy chutney.
3: POTATO CHIPS- UK:
While it is not known for sure whether potato chips originated in the US or UK, popular evidence points to it first emerging in the cook books of English man William Kitchiner. Whatever it may be, today they are the world’s most favourite snack of all time and have now emerged in countless varieties, which almost a hundred different brands competing with each other. They are the perfect munchies for any occasion and can never be replaced.
4: SOM TAM- THAILAND:
Thailand’s most famous and beloved salad is a generous mixture of fish sauce, peanuts, dried shrimp, garlic, chillies, tamarind, string beans, papaya etc. and served with a side of sticky rice. Today there are new varieties of the same that uses crab, fermented fish sauce etc. but they don’t match the authentic taste of the original recipe.
5: POUTINE: CANADA:
Delicious French fries doused in cheese sauce and gravy, Poutine is Canada’s go to comfort food that is now found in menus all over the world and enjoyed by everyone. The mixture of fried potato, creamy cheese and gravy bursting with flavour, engulfs your mouth in a delicious mix and will have you craving for more after every last bite.