Food is one the reasons that defines the true beauty of a country. Philippines in South Asia is a popular country that offers surprising and delicious flavors from the food to tourists. Instead of spending the majority of your time in the already beautiful beaches, shopping malls and other activities, consider trying out some of the best food. These are a few popular foods of Philippines you should definitely try.
- Balut – When you first look at Balut, you will feel weird. However, it is quite popular amongst locals. Balut is nothing but a duck embryo (during the early stage) egg which is boiled and then served with vinegar. Majority of the locals eat this as a snack.
- Kinilaw – If healthy food is what you crave, then try Kinilaw which is a fish salad. The fish served is raw which served at its freshest stage by adding vinegar and lime juice. The lime juice makes the fish digestible even when it is eaten raw.
- Chicken Adobo – Although chicken is the main meat, you can also have it with pork marinated with vinegar, soya sauce and few local spices. After the margination, the meat is cooked in a metal pot or wok although, a few locals use clay pots to for cooking this dish.
- KareKare – karekare is a traditional oxtail stew made with the help of onions, peanut butter, garlic, vegetables, shrimp paste, chilies and lime juice.
Your travel tours in Philippines is bound to be great provided you look for the best tour operator to book your tickets.