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12:00AM September 26, 2014 - by: foodmaster

Pisco Sour Cocktail

(Peruvian) (0 )

Pisco Sour is a cocktail typical of South American cuisine. The drink's name comes from pisco, which is its base liquor, and the cocktail term sour, in reference to sour citrus juice and sweetener components. The Peruvian Pisco Sour uses Peruvian pisco as the base …

12:00AM September 26, 2014 - by: itisclaudio

Picarones

Buñuelos

(Peruvian) (0 )

Imagine the lovechild of a spice cake, a pumpkin pie, and a beignet, and you'll get an idea of Peru's picarones, which date back to Peru's colonial days. Potatoes are everywhere in Peru—more than 3,800 varieties are grown there—so even the desserts are papa-packed. In …

12:00AM September 26, 2014 - by: itisclaudio

Conchas A La Parmesana

Conchitas A La Parmesana

(Peruvian) (0 )

Peruvian scallops, parmesan cheese and lime.

12:00AM September 26, 2014 - by: itisclaudio

Patasca

(Peruvian) (0 )

This soups is traditionally cooked with tripe and cow’s feet which give the soup a rich, meaty flavor – but you can replace these with extra lean beef if you’re not used to cooking with these ingredients. It won’t be quite the same, although you’ll …

12:00AM September 26, 2014 - by: itisclaudio

Picante De Carne

(Peruvian) (0 )

Picante De Carne is a comforting Peruvian dish. It is similar to a stew.

12:00AM September 26, 2014 - by: itisclaudio

Parihuela

Seafood Soup

(Peruvian) (0 )

Fragrant, spicy and loaded with seafood, parihuela is Peru’s answer to bouillabaisse. Don’t be tempted to omit the Peruvian chillies and paste from the recipe, as they lend unique and extremely fruity notes to the base of the soup. http://www.sbs.com.au/food/reci…

12:00AM September 26, 2014 - by: itisclaudio

Papa Rellena

Stuffed Potatoes

(Bolivian) (Peruvian) (0 )

Papa Rellena is a traditional croquette filled with a spicy ground beef mixture. Ground beef is stir-fried with onions, tomatoes, garlic, cumin, garlic and paprika. Hard boiled eggs and black olives are added. Mashed potatoes are molded around a center of the meat mixture and …

12:00AM September 26, 2014 - by: itisclaudio

Ossobuco

Osso buco

(Italian) (0 )

Ossobuco is a Milanese speciality of cross-cut veal shanks braised with vegetables, white wine and broth. It is often garnished with gremolata and traditionally served with risotto alla milanese. There are two types of ossobuco: a modern version that has tomatoes and the original version …

12:00AM September 26, 2014 - by: itisclaudio

Ossobuco

Osso buco

(Italian) (0 )

Ossobuco is a Milanese speciality of cross-cut veal shanks braised with vegetables, white wine and broth. It is often garnished with gremolata and traditionally served with risotto alla milanese. There are two types of ossobuco: a modern version that has tomatoes and the original version …

12:00AM September 24, 2014 - by: photofood

Crispy Chicken

Crispy Basil Chicken

(Thai) (0 )

Crispy Chicken is a Thai-style fried chicken and it is best served with Thai sweet chilli sauce and warm sticky rice (which you can steam with a splatter guard). Lately, I’ve been using a dipping sauce made out of half Thai sweet chilli sauce and …

12:00AM September 24, 2014 - by: photofood

Soup Dumpling

Xiaolongbao, Xiao Long Bao, Xlb, 小笼包

(Chinese) (Chinese-Shanghainese) (0 )

Type of steamed bun (baozi) from the Jiangnan region of China, especially associated with Shanghai and Wuxi. It is traditionally prepared in xiaolong, small bamboo steaming baskets, which give them their name. Xiaolongbao are often referred to as a kind of "dumpling", but should not …

12:00AM September 24, 2014 - by: photofood

Fried Dumplings

Pan-fried dumplings, potstickers, 锅贴

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Dumplings are a food that consists of small pieces of dough, either cooked alone or wrapped around a filling. They can be based on flour, potatoes or bread, and may include meat, fish, vegetables, or sweets. They may be cooked by boiling, steaming, simmering, frying, …

12:00AM September 24, 2014 - by: itisclaudio

Cebiche De Pescado

Ceviche De Pescado, seviche de pescado, s…

(Peruvian) (1 )

Cebiche De Pescado is a cold Peruvian dish. While there are hundreds of variations, the traditional Ceviche actually just needs 5 simple ingredients: fresh, raw, white fish filet cut into bite-size pieces, marinated and "cooked" in lime juice and seasoned with Peruvian chili peppers, onions …

12:00AM September 24, 2014 - by: photofood

Arroz Con Pato

(Peruvian) (1 )

Arroz Con Pato is a rice-style dish that gets its green color from cilantro, and the broth is flavored with beer. The Peruvian touch includes using aji amarillo and a cilantro purée, which makes it similar in preparation to the lamb stew Seco de Cordero. …

12:00AM September 24, 2014 - by: itisclaudio

Anticuchos

Anticucho de corazon

(Peruvian) (1 )

Anticuchos (singular anticucho, Quechua for Cut Stew Meat) are popular and inexpensive dishes that originated in Peru, also popular in other Andean states consisting of small pieces of grilled skewered meat. Anticuchos can be found on street-carts and street food stalls (anticucheras). The meat may …

12:00AM September 24, 2014 - by: photofood

Gua Bao

Koah pau

(Chinese) (Taiwanese) (0 )

True Taiwanese pork belly buns have five defining components: the fluffy steamed bun, tender braised pork belly, pickled mustard greens, fresh cilantro, and powdered peanuts. All combined, it's a messy, colorful, glorious snack of salty, sweet, pungent, and fresh flavors, with multiple textures to boot.

12:00AM September 24, 2014 - by: photofood

Pad Ka Pow

(Thai) (0 )

Choice of beef, chicken, pork or tofu sauteed with fresh basil, string bean, baby corn, onions, mushrooms, garlic and chili sauce

12:00AM September 24, 2014 - by: itisclaudio

Cebiche Mixto

Ceviche mixto

(Peruvian) (1 )

Ceviche mixto is the Peruvian national dish, is like no other one reflecting the coastal cuisine and its influences. Ceviche is the most popular dish in Peru and the pride of all Peruvians. While there are hundreds of variations, the seafood is marinated and "cooked" …

12:00AM September 24, 2014 - by: itisclaudio

Locro De Zapallo

(Peruvian) (0 )

Peruvian squash stew with potatoes. The name comes from the Quechua word "rocro" and it is an old dish from the Peruvian Andes. The stew is cooked with milk, peas, potatoes, and cheese, and is served with rice.

12:00AM September 24, 2014 - by: photofood

Banh Mi

Bánh mì, Ban Mi, Vietnamese sandwich

(Vietnamese) (0 )

The Vietnamese sandwich, sometimes called a "bánh mì" sandwich, is a product of French colonialism in Indochina, combining ingredients from the French (baguettes, pâté and mayonnaise) with native Vietnamese ingredients, such as cilantro, fish sauce, and pickled carrots. The classic version, bánh mì th?t ngu?i, …