28 Countries, 28 Dishes – Europe’s Top Food Picks

Posted on May 11 2015 - 7:01am by Alexandra Ashton

When visiting Europe there are some things you definitely need to see. Whether that is Eiffel tower in Paris, Big Ben in London, Amphitheatre in Pula, Leaning Tower of Pisa or some of many more incredible monuments and attractions. It all depends on which country you are visiting. Surely you have already written a list of all the monuments that you need to visit while you are in that country. However, monuments are not the only thing you need to see during your visit. Countries around Europe have their own distinctive customs and traditions. Even the cuisine varies from country to a country. Each one of them has at least one meal that is authentic for it. It would be a crime visiting Austria and not trying Wiener schnitzel. This main dish made from veal and breadcrumb coating is definitely worth trying. The name itself tells you of its authenticity – ‘Wien’ in ‘Wiener’ is German for Vienna, the country’s capital.

Such as Austria other European countries also have a meal that you probably have not tried before. Do not miss the chance to try it. Is there a better way to get to know some country, but to fully savour its flavours through incredible local cuisine? When visiting Cyprus you definitely need to go scuba diving to explore beautiful marine life. But, there is something else you also need to do. You need to enjoy Halloumi and watermelon like a true Cypriot to fully experience this incredible country. Do not be afraid of trying new things, your taste buds will be grateful. At the end of the trip you will definitely search for a recipe so you could include it in your everyday life. Check out this great infographic to discover more incredible dishes you need to try when in Europe.


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Alexandra Ashton, Communications at Neomam Studios , the UK based Infographic Agency. Alexandra is a content and design enthusiast with a keen eye for detail.