Looking ideas where to go next for your food travel adventures? Here are some of the underrated destinations for food that you will want to add to your list.
There is a lot of delicious food for cheap in Hungary. And its capital city Budapest boasts of a food scene begging to be explored. Find traditional eats and beer gardens serving delicious brews in places like the Seventh District. Some of the delectable dishes you need to try include beef goulash, Dobos torte, kürtőskalács or chimney cakes, and paprikás csirke (chicken dish with paprika) among other mouthwatering choices.
Food may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think about Finland, but the country is home to some interesting cuisines. Wild mushrooms and a lot of fresh, natural food products and ingredients are just some of the reasons that make for some hearty and scrumptious Finnish meals. Some of the best dishes to try are the graavilohi (cured salmon), hernekeitto ja pannukakku (pea soup and pancake), Karjalanpiirakka (Karelian pies), lihapullat muusilla ja puolukkahillolla (meatballs served with mashed potatoes and lingonberry jam), leipäjuusto lakkahillolla (cheese bread with cloudberry Jam), Lohikeitto (Finnish salmon soup), Poronkäristys (reindeer meat stew), and Ruisleipä (rye bread).
Singapore boasts of multicultural cuisines with so many dishes to choose from. From high-end restaurants top-billed by famous celebrity chefs to hawker centers offering a wide selection of delicious eats for cheap, the country has plenty of drool-worthy dining options for food lovers. Must-eats include the biryani, chili crab, dim sum, fried carrot cake, kaya toast served with soft boiled eggs, laksa, nasi lemak, and so much more.
A great place to enjoy slow food, Slovenia offers traditional cuisines and foods made with ingredients sourced locally. Don’t miss the craft beers from Savinja Valley, idrijski žlikrofi (dumplings with potato fillings served with meat on the side), kraški pršut (Karst prosciutto ham), prekmurska gibanica (layered cake), Pumpkin-seed oil, and struklji (steamed dough with fillings like fruits or cottage cheese).