The Traveling Omnivore's 20
So much to eat...
Serious Eats' Adam Kuban came across this list called The Omnivore's 100—a quirky run-down of foods that every omnivore should try at least once—everything from bagels and lox to whole bugs and Hostess fruit pies. Very Good Taste, the UK-based blog that came up with the idea, asks that other bloggers copy the list, bolding the items you've eaten and crossing out the items you wouldn't consider eating. Fun stuff.
Lists beget more lists, so I thought I'd put together a Traveling Omnivore's 20: A run-down of my 20 top, must-have, location-specific eats. I've bolded the ones I've tried.
What would you add? What have you tried?
1. Assam laksa in Singapore 2. Barbecued brisket in Texas 3. Uni sushi in Tokyo 4. Fried fish tacos in Ensenada, Baja Mexico 5. Pav Bhaji in Bombay 6. Stuffed quahogs on Cape Cod 7. Wine in Sonoma Valley 8. Beef rendang in Indonesia 9. Pizza in New York 10. Grilled steak in Argentina 11. Boudin noir in Paris 12. Fried oyster po'boy in New Orleans 13. Banh beo in Vietnam 14. Braaied game in South Africa 15. Prawn curry in Goa 16. Hot pot in Szechuan province 17. A carnitas taco from a taco truck in LA 18. Jerked chicken in Jamaica 19. Barbecued burnt ends in Kansas City 20. Single-malt scotch in Scotland
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