History Of Tapas & Top 15 Best Spanish Tapas Dishes inc. Where To Eat Them

Tommo Food, Food Guides (What To Eat In...), Food History, The Dish Podcast

History of Tapas & The Best Spanish Tapas Dishes: In this article, an introduction to Spanish Tapas culture and the much debated historic origins of tapas. 8 different theories on the history of tapas! Plus, we explain some of the other tapas styles from parts of Spain, like the history of Pintxos (from Basque country) and of Montaditos (from Andalusia). We explore the history of some of the most famous …

Egg Tart History: Pastéis de Nata & The Story of Custard Tarts

Tommo Food, Food History, The Dish Podcast

Egg Tart History: In this article & podcast we explore the history of the Egg Custard tart, and it’s famous Portuguese counterpart, the Pastéis de Nata (Cream Pastry). Who invented the egg tart? Was Portugal first, or did someone else beat them to it?  We also look at egg tarts around Asia – are they based on European egg tarts? Or did they evolve independently? Egg Tart History Podcast (S2E22) …

History Of Feta Cheese (Greek) vs Bulgarian Cheese (Sirene)

Tommo Food, Food History, The Dish Podcast

In This Article, A History Of Feta Cheese (Greek) vs Bulgarian Cheese (Sirene) and other white brined cheeses of the Balkans and Middle East. Feta cheese is the most famous variety of white brined cheese in the world. However, very similar cheeses have been made around the Balkan region, eastern Mediterranean, middle east and beyond, probably since at least 8000 BC. In this article & podcast episode we explore the …

Traditional Bulgarian Food: 50+ Bulgarian Dishes (inc. Salad, Cheese, Kavarma, Meat, Stews, Soup etc.)

Tommo Food, Food Guides (What To Eat In...), Food History, The Dish Podcast

Traditional Bulgarian Food: Want to know what to eat in Bulgaria? Or what are the best Bulgarian dishes? This article takes a comprehensive look at typical Bulgarian cuisine, from famous Bulgarian salad (like Shopska Salad) to the Bulgarian national dish, Bulgarian breakfast, Bulgarian cheese and even some of the best Bulgarian alcohol to try. We’ve visited Bulgaria multiple times in search of Bulgarian traditional food – photographing it, chatting with …

History of Cuban Sandwich - What’s in a Cuban Sandwich?

History of Cuban Sandwich: Who Invented It? & What’s in a Cuban Sandwich?

Tommo Food, Food History, The Dish Podcast

History Of Cuban Sandwich: When we went to Cuba in 2018 we were actually surprised to learn that you can’t buy a Cuban sandwich on every street corner. That’s why we decided to jump in and discover the history of the Cuban Sandwich: Who Invented It? and What’s in a Cuban Sandwich that makes it truly a Cuban sandwich? Below you’ll find our History of Cuban Sandwich podcast as well …

Where Did Hamburgers Originate – Who Invented The Hamburger?

Megsy Food, Food History, The Dish Podcast

We recently took a weekend trip to Hamburg Germany and it started us wondering where did hamburgers originate and who invented the hamburger? We all know that it’s a dish that was made popular in the United States. But where did it all begin? I’m going to start off by straight up defining what is a hamburger according to the dictionary. So here goes….. Definition of hamburger by merriam-webster.com 1a: …

When Was Lasagna Invented & Where Did Lasagna Originate?

Tommo Food, Food History, The Dish Podcast

History of Lasagne: When was Lasagna Invented & Where Did Lasagna Originate? Is it Italian or is there a more ancient story to the origin of Lasagne? Plus, what is the difference between lasagna and lasagne? In this article & podcast, a look at all the claims for the origin of Lasagne – From Ancient Greece, to England and of course, Italy. What makes a true traditional Lasagne? What ingredients …

S1E9 Mezcal vs Tequila: The difference & The History of Tequila and Mezcal

Tommo Booze, Food History, The Dish Podcast

Mezcal vs Tequila: Learn the difference between Mezcal and Tequila, the history of Tequila, the history of Mezcal, how to drink Mezcal properly + What’s the deal with the Mezcal worm? Does it really make you hallucinate… We find out. Listen to the full Mezcal vs Tequila podcast, as well as reading the full article and companion notes below. In This Mezcal vs Tequila Episode: Learn the difference between Mezcal …

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S1E5 The History of Kimchee (Kimchi) & What To Eat In Seoul, Korea

Tommo Food, Food Experiences (Restaurants and Where To eat In...), Food Guides (What To Eat In...), Food History, The Dish Podcast

Listen To The History Of Kimchee (Kimchi) & What to Eat in Seoul Podcast Below. The Full podcast episode contains kimchee facts, a detailed background on the history of kimchee, information on when many dishes were created (some are older than you think) and some of the MUST Try Korean dishes to eat in Seoul! Most importantly, it’s a fun and informative exploration of the tasty world of Korean Food. …

S1E4 Pad Thai History – The Thailand National Dish (Podcast)

Tommo Food, Food History, The Dish Podcast

Pad Thai History – The story of the Thailand National Dish. Pad Thai has become an essential part of Thailand Food Culture, both domestically and around the world. But the history of Pad Thai is much more recent than you’d expect… Below, discover the surprising history as well as where to eat the most famous Pad Thai in Bangkok. Pad Thai History Podcast – Listen Now Listen To our Pad …

S1E2 The Surprising History of The Fish Taco, Al Pastor & Carnitas

Tommo Food, Food History, The Dish Podcast

In this second part of our Tacos Podcast Special, we’ve chosen 3 of Mexico’s favourite taco styles for an fun but in-depth history.
The episode includes: The sordid story of the Baja Fish Taco
Is one of Mexico’s favourite tacos really Mexican at all?
The history of pork in Mexico and how it integrated into society.
PLUS, will Tommo eat a uterus taco?