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9 Ways To Sink Your Teeth Into Local Culture

TAKE A COOKING CLASS Don't just learn how to eat local food, learn how to make local food. Tip: Ask lots of questions for optimal learning! "Food is a central activity of mankind and one of the single most significant trademarks SIP LOCAL WINES & BEERS In moderation. You'll experience local culture while also getting a healthy buzz. of a culture." -Mark Kurlansky SAMPLE A REGIONAL SPECIALTY While countries are known for particular foods, regions are even more specific. For example, while Mendoza empanadas are typically filled with beef, onion, egg & sometimes olives or cheese, in Salta you'll likely find them stuffed with potatoes, beef, chicken & sometimes even llama meat. DO A HOME OR FARMSTAY Living with a family in your destination is the best way to eat a variety of authentic home cooked meals. Unlike restaurants that prepare their foods for international tastes, your homestay family will prepare foods using their tried and true recipes. BEFRIED A LOCAL CHEF Chefs are masters at taking ancient recipes & putting innovative 8 modern twists on them. Find a local restaurant with an open kitchen 8 see if you can chat with the chef while he works. SAVOR STREET FOOD street food is often fresh and delicious and the closest you'll come to a home cooked meal outside of a homestay. 9 SIP A NATIONAL COCKTAIL It'll not only give you a sweet buzz, but also some insight into the local culture. Caipirinhas in mojitos in Cuba and Pisco Sours in Peru are just some of the delicious national cocktails to try on your travels. BROWSE THE SUPERMARKET make sure to try some foods you've never seen before for a truly immersive experience. WAYS TO SINK YOUR TEETH INTO LOCAL CULTURE FREQUENT FARMER'S MARKETS You'll understand exactly where local food is coming from. DESIGNED BY EPICUREANDCULTURE.COM

9 Ways To Sink Your Teeth Into Local Culture

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There’s no denying the best way to immerse yourself in a culture is through the palate — and we don’t mean just eating at restaurants. In this infographic, we explore the different ways traveler...


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