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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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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 

54 Bánh mì - History Of The Vietnamese Sandwich

54 Bánh mì - History Of The Vietnamese Sandwich

April 6, 2020
In This Episode:
 
  • The history of Vietnam’s most famous sandwich
  • How much influence did the French actually have on Bánh mì?
  • Plus, a round up of Vietnamese history that led to the invention of Bánh mì.

 

Banh Mi Hoa Ma - Possibly the original Banh mi place in Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City)

49 Pavlova (Australia vs New Zealand)

49 Pavlova (Australia vs New Zealand)

January 27, 2020

In This Episode:

* History Of The Pavlova - One of Australia & New Zealand’s favourite desserts
* We try to settle the 100 year old debate of who invented it, AUS or NZ?
* Plus, was the first Pavlova made with frog’s legs, rather than fruit?

Read more stories about food and culinary travel on our blog: https://foodfuntravel.com 

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/ 

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