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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

S2E25 Club Sandwich

S2E25 Club Sandwich

July 22, 2019
In This Episode:
 
  • The story behind one of the world’s most famous sandwiches - The Club Sandwich
  • The Club sandwich ingredients debate? Double decker, triple decker, ham or bacon? Egg or no egg?
  • Plus, we discuss 2 of the weirdest club sandwiches we found in Asia.
S2E23 Deep Fried Tarantulas in Cambodia (Strange Food 1)

S2E23 Deep Fried Tarantulas in Cambodia (Strange Food 1)

July 8, 2019
In This Episode:
  • Tommo eats tarantula in Cambodia
  • How to cook and eat tarantula
  • The history of eating tarantula and why it’s still eaten today

Full Article and video at http://foodfuntravel.com/tarantulapodcast

 

S2E22 Egg Custard Tarts History (Pasteis de Nata): Portugal vs The World

S2E22 Egg Custard Tarts History (Pasteis de Nata): Portugal vs The World

July 1, 2019
In This Episode:
 
  • Pastéis de Nata - Egg custard tarts - are they Portuguese in origin, or were they first invented elsewhere?
  • Why the Portuguese egg tart is the culinary symbol of Macau, and the surprising story behind how it got there.
  • Plus where can you eat the tastiest egg tarts? After a lot of testing, we think we’ve found them.

Find the full article at https://foodfuntravel.com/eggtartspodcast.com

S2E18 Popcorn

S2E18 Popcorn

June 3, 2019

In This Episode:

* The history of popcorn from the ancient americas to today
* The modern rise of popcorn and why it became a top movie theatre snack
* We ask, Why does corn pop?
* Plus, crazy popcorn facts!

S2E17 Feta Cheese vs Bulgarian Sirene Cheese (History Of Brined White Cheese)

S2E17 Feta Cheese vs Bulgarian Sirene Cheese (History Of Brined White Cheese)

May 27, 2019

In this episode:

* Greek Feta Cheese vs. Bulgarian Sirene Cheese vs Romanian Telmea and other white cheeses. Which was the original brined white cheese?
* We discuss the ancient history of Feta style cheese from the balkan region.
* Should the EU have made Feta cheese a Greek only designated origin product?
* We explain the origin of the name “Feta”.
* Plus, How Canada may have got it right when it comes to Feta cheese…

Show notes for this episode at https://foodfuntravel.com/fetapodcast

 

 

S2E15 Hamburgers II - A History (Part 2 - Who Invented American Hamburgers?)

S2E15 Hamburgers II - A History (Part 2 - Who Invented American Hamburgers?)

May 13, 2019

In This Hamburger Double Episode:

* How American Is The Hamburger? We discuss the origin or ground (minced) meat & meat patties
* The creation of first custom buns designed specifically to be used for hamburgers.
* Also, the battle over who really invented the modern hamburger - The stories and legends of the main contenders.
* Plus, Random hamburger facts and records that amused us.

Show Notes at https://foodfuntravel.com/hamburgerpodcast