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48 Piri Piri Chicken

48 Piri Piri Chicken

January 13, 2020
IN THIS EPISODE:
  • The story of piri piri chicken, what is piri piri sauce and where did it come from?
  • Plus, a short history of Nandos, the international piri piri chicken chain restaurant.

Partial Transcript at https://foodfuntravel.com/history-of-piri-piri-chicken/ 

The history of piri piri chicken, one of the world's most popular spicy grilled chicken dishes. From its origins, to modern chain restaurant success as part of the Nando's restaurant chain.

Who invented the original piri piri sauce? And how did that become piri piri chicken and part of an international craze. Plus, the best piri piri chicken is certainly not at Nandos... We explore the local chicken scene in a European country where it has almost become a national dish.

 

47 History Of Christmas Dinner II

47 History Of Christmas Dinner II

December 30, 2019
In Part 2 Of This Christmas Dinner Double Episode:
 
  • What’s on your christmas table? We talk about the what and why of popular christmas dinner dishes
  • Brussels sprouts. Why did this evil invade Christmas?
  • Plus, fun Christmas dinner facts from around the world.

Read More at https://foodfuntravel.com/christmasdinnerpodcast/ 

46 History Of Christmas Dinner I

46 History Of Christmas Dinner I

December 16, 2019
In Part 1 Of This Christmas Dinner Double Episode:
  • The origin of Christmas dinner
  • Why turkey & cranberry sauce at Christmas?

Read More at https://foodfuntravel.com/christmasdinnerpodcast/ 

45 Goa, India: What To Eat

45 Goa, India: What To Eat

December 2, 2019
In This Episode:
  • What Is Goan Cuisine? We talk about the stories of some of the best dishes to try.
  • A rich layered dessert with a Portuguese - Goan story behind it.
  • Plus, Goa’s favourite hooch - Feni

Find more dishes and photos in our full article: https://foodfuntravel.com/goapodcast

44 Strange Food II: Balut (Philippines)

44 Strange Food II: Balut (Philippines)

November 18, 2019

IN THIS EPISODE:

  • The weird and wonderful world of Balut - Fertilized boiled eggs
  • The history of Balut
  • Plus we eat it in the Philippines. But, is it more nutritious than a regular boiled egg?

One of the philippines' most popular streetfoods. DISCLAIMER: This is a strange food with graphic descriptions of animal parts and embryos that some listeners may find upsetting.

Watch the video of us eating Balut for the first time: https://foodfuntravel.com/balutpodcast

 

43 Worcestershire Sauce

43 Worcestershire Sauce

November 4, 2019
In This Episode:
  • The history of one of the world’s most famous condiments
  • We debunk the origin myth surrounding the original recipe for Worcestershire Sauce
  • PLUS, Almost 200 years of history, Worcester Sauce From Inception to now
 
Visit our blog to read more about famous foods from around the world: https://foodfuntravel.com
42 Couscous

42 Couscous

October 21, 2019

IN THIS EPISODE:

* What exactly is couscous? The surprising story of how its made and what it's made of.
* The history of couscous and Israeli couscous - Plus many other types of Couscous.
* Plus, the Couscous debate, is it pasta or not?

Find the companion article to this podcast at https://foodfuntravel.com/couscouspodcast

 

 

41 Tapas III - Pintxos, Montaditos & Our Top 10 Tapas Dishes Revealed

41 Tapas III - Pintxos, Montaditos & Our Top 10 Tapas Dishes Revealed

October 7, 2019
In the third Part Of Our Tapas Feature triple episode:
  • Tapas or not? We discover other small plate dishes from Spain - Pintxos (Pinchos), montaditos and more.
  • The story of Pa amb tomàquet (Catalunya’s simplest tapas dish)
  • PLUS our top 10 favourite ever Spanish tapas dishes and where we ate them.
Read the full article at https://foodfuntravel.com/tapaspodcast 
40 Tapas II - Famous Spanish Tapas (Patatas Bravas, Albondigas, Croquetas, Gazpacho)

40 Tapas II - Famous Spanish Tapas (Patatas Bravas, Albondigas, Croquetas, Gazpacho)

September 23, 2019
In the Second Part Of Our Tapas Feature triple episode:
  • The history of 4 of the most famous and historic tapas dishes: 
  • Gazpacho soup, Albondigas (Spanish meatballs) Patatas Bravas (Chunky potatoes with spicy sauce) and Croquetas (Spanish croquettes)
Read the full article at https://foodfuntravel.com/tapaspodcast 
39 Tapas I - History & Origin Of Spanish Tapas

39 Tapas I - History & Origin Of Spanish Tapas

September 9, 2019
In the first part of this triple Episode:
  • The many theories on the origin of Spanish Tapas - 8 different origin stories!
  • Plus, What were the very first tapas dishes?

Read the full article at https://foodfuntravel.com/tapaspodcast