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65 Baguettes Bigger Than People?

65 Baguettes Bigger Than People?

October 19, 2020

In This Episode:

  • The history of France’s most famous bread, the Baguette
  • Napoleon’s pocket bread.
  • Was the first baguette bigger than a person?

More about this podcast on our blog https://foodfuntravel.com/thedish

BEST OF: Greek Island Hopping Cuisine

BEST OF: Greek Island Hopping Cuisine

September 21, 2020

1 Year on from our 2019 Greek Island Hopping trip, this podcast talks about all the food we ate on our first island hopping trip back in 2018.

In This Episode…
  • What are the essential dishes to try in the Greek Islands
  • We discuss highlights from our trip Greek Island hopping in the Aegean. Taking a small luxury yacht between hidden coves and quaint Greek waterfront villages, swimming in crystal blue water straight off the boat and sleeping under the stars.
  • Cooking classes and being cooked for on the boat. Our captain was also a trained chef which made the whole island hopping experience even more of a foodie trip.
  • Ouzo vs Raki, what’s the difference?
  • PLUS Greek seafood tavernas, we find a hidden gem on the Island of Samos.
BEST OF: During Megsy's Maternity leave, we are re-broadcasting a few of our favorite episodes. New Episodes coming soon.
 
Show Notes from this episode, as well as more info on getting on the voyage for yourself is at 
 
Also, if you want to go on a voyage that is not with us, just head to sunfunyou.com for more info on booking a place. And once again, email us at megsy@foodfuntravel.com to let us know if you have initial interest in joining us for a foodfuntravel voyage in September 2021, then get in touch.
62 Cheesecake

62 Cheesecake

July 27, 2020
In This Episode:
  • Cheesecake - is it a cake?
  • Who invented cheesecake?
  • What’s so special about New York Cheesecake?
  • Plus, what’s the weirdest cheesecake ever made?
 
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60 Barcelona: What To Eat Off The Tourist Trail

60 Barcelona: What To Eat Off The Tourist Trail

June 29, 2020
In This Episode:
  • We interview Owen From Devour Tours Barcelona about his favourite off the beaten track Catalan dishes you can discover in Barcelona.
  • Which neighbourhoods to visit, and how to eat there like a local
  • Plus - What not to eat, a few specific food that will not excite your tastebuds
 
Devour Tours Barcelona: https://devourtours.com 
 
Restaurants Mentiones in Gracia Neighbourhood:
Llar de Fok
Cal Bote
 
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Read more on our food travel blog at https://foodfuntravel.com/
57 Fish & Chips & French Fries

57 Fish & Chips & French Fries

May 18, 2020

In This Episode:

  • The origin story of chips (French Fries)
  • How Fish & Chips became a perfect pairing
  • Who opened the first Fish & Chip shop in England?

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Visit our blog https://foodfuntravel.com for more articles on culinary travel.

55 Live Show @ Spotify HQ Stockholm: (Talking Rome, Madrid, Seville, Barcelona and more)

55 Live Show @ Spotify HQ Stockholm: (Talking Rome, Madrid, Seville, Barcelona and more)

April 20, 2020

Live recording of THE DISH at Spotify HQ christmas party in Stockholm, Sweden - December 2019.

In this episode:

  • Destinations: What to eat in Rome, Madrid, Seville, Barcelona.
  • Food: Carbonara, tapas and more!

Thanks again to Spotify for flying us into stockholm to perform and record live!

We are available for more live shows - contact us: megsy@foodfuntravel 

53 Lithuania II: What To Eat & Drink In Vilnius

53 Lithuania II: What To Eat & Drink In Vilnius

March 23, 2020

In This Episode:

* Traditional dishes of Lithuania that you can try in the capital, Vilnius
* Adopted dishes that have become local favourites
* Plus, history of a very spiky national cake

Get the full list of dishes from Lithuania, and photos at https://foodfuntravel.com/lithuaniapodcast/

52 Lithuanian I: What To Eat. Food History & Potato Fever (inc. Cepelinais)

52 Lithuanian I: What To Eat. Food History & Potato Fever (inc. Cepelinais)

March 9, 2020

In This Episode:

  • A brief history of Lithuania & its culinary landscape
  • Lithuanian potato culture - from fear to obsession
  • Plus, some essential potato dishes to eat in Lithuania

More info and the full list of dishes at https://foodfuntravel.com/lithuaniapodcast/

 

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.

 

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