Food and Cuisine


International Food Tips

1. Current area’s local specialties and stick to ordering those.
2. Best restaurants – book in advance.
3. Undertake city food tours.
4. Eat in local fresh produce markets.
5. Eat great, authentic local food and avoid tourist-trap disaster. New eateries and old classics.
6. Specialised shops – eg Bakeries, delis instead of supermarkets.


Food – International Supermarket Retailers

Supermarket Chains Worldwide (Wiki) (Affortable travel food) – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_supermarket_chains


Food – World Wide Cuisine and Food – Information and customs

*** Cuisine (Wikipedia – Portal of national cuisines) – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_cuisines

Cuisine (By Nationality) – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Cuisine_by_nationality and https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Lists_of_foods_by_nationality

Notable:
Italian – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Italian_dishes

Food and drink (By Country) – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Food_and_drink_by_country

Gastronomy by Country –
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Gastronomy_by_country

Craft beer / Cider / wine
Beer by Country – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Beer_by_country
Dan Murphys – International beer – https://www.danmurphys.com.au/beer/international-beer

Drink (Wikipedia Portal) – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Portal:Drink
Champagne Producers – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Champagne_producers
Coffee (Wikipedia Portal) – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Portal:Coffee
Food (Wikipedia Portal) – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Portal:Food
Wine (Wikipedia Portal) – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Portal:Wine
Wine Matching –
Cheese (Wikipedia Portal) – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_cheeses
Pasta (Wikipedia portal) – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_pasta and http://pastafits.org/pasta-dictionary/

Wine Folly (Guide to Wine and book) – http://winefolly.com/
Winderlasting (International wine regions) – http://winederlusting.com/


Food – Notable world cuisines and food dishes in each nation

OCEANIA

Australia

ASIA

Japan

+ Cuisine

+ Dishes
– Japanese pub food (Izakaya)
– Sushi Train (Hot and cold)
– Okonomiyaki-ya
– Ramen
– Yakitori-ya
– Udon-ya and soba-ya
– Kare-ya
– Tempura
– Ryōtei
– Shokudō eateries

EUROPE

Italy
– Italian food produce certification – http://www.reliabitaly.com/en/

+ Cuisine

Spain

+ Cuisine
– Pinxtos
– Tapas


Food – Institutions

Le Cordon bleu
– Restaurants – https://www.cordonbleu.edu/restaurants/en

– News – https://www.cordonbleu.edu/news/en

– Study campuses-
Locations – Paris, London, Madrid, Istanbul, Delhi, Bangkok, Kuala lumpur, Taiwan, Shanghai, Seoul, Tokyo, Kobe, Perth, Adelaide, Melbourne, Sydney , Wellington, Ottawa, New york city, Mexico city, Lima

– Paris – https://www.cordonbleu.edu/paris/pastry-programmes/en
– Australia – https://www.cordonbleu.edu/australia/home/en
– Melbourne –
https://www.cordonbleu.edu/melbourne/home/en

Areas of learning – Classic cycle, Cuisine, Cuisine – Diploma, Distance learning – Gastronomy, General information, Grand Diplome, La grand Diplome, Online learning, Pastry, Pastry diploma


Food – Recipes and Food making portals

– Note for recipe and cook books refer to the bookseller links which are on the ‘Travel Publications’ page on this website.

Abc Network – Food (Recipes) – http://www.abc.net.au/recipes/
About – World food Recipes – http://www.about.com/food
Adam Liaw – http://adamliaw.com/recipes-articles/
Aldi (Recipes) – https://www.aldi.com.au/en/groceries/recipes/
All recipes (Recipes) – http://allrecipes.com.au/

Andy Allen (Recipes) – http://andyallen.com.au/recipes/

Art of plating (The) – Global food blog – http://theartofplating.com/
Australian Good food guide (Food travel and recipes) – http://www.agfg.com.au/
BBC Good food – http://www.bbcgoodfood.com/
BBC Recipes – http://www.bbc.co.uk/food/recipes/

Ben’s Menu – Recipes – http://www.bensmenu.com.au/recipes.html
Best recipes (Recipes) – http://www.bestrecipes.com.au/

Better homes and gardens (recipes) – https://au.lifestyle.yahoo.com/better-homes-gardens/recipes/
Blue apron (Cooking portal)– http://www.blueapron.com
Bon appétit – http://www.bonappetit.com/ and http://www.bonappetit.com/restaurants-travel/

Coles (Recipes) – https://recipes.coles.com.au/
** Coles – Food Magazine – https://www.coles.com.au/magazine

Cooked (Recipe Portal) – https://www.cooked.com.au/
Curtis Stone (Chef) Recipes- http://www.curtisstone.com/recipes
Daniel Churchill (Wellbeing Chef) Recipes – http://danielchurchill.com.au/

Dan Murphys (Australia) Liquor Store)- Recipes – https://www.danmurphys.com.au/liquor-library/food-matching
Delicious (Australian food magazine) – http://www.delicious.com.au/ and http://www.delicious.com.au/travel
Delicious (Australian food magazine) – People – http://www.delicious.com.au/people-events/people
Donna Hay (Chef) Recipes – https://www.donnahay.com.au/
Everyday Gourmet – Recipes – http://everydaygourmet.tv/recipes/justines-recipes/

*** Fine Dining Lovers by San Pellegrino – (Gourmet food and recipe portal) – https://www.finedininglovers.com/ and https://realfoodie.sanpellegrino.com/
– Ranking of world best 50 restaurants – https://www.finedininglovers.com/tag/50-best-restaurants/
– Beverages – https://www.sanpellegrinofruitbeverages.com/au/en/

Food.com (Recipes) – http://www.food.com
Foodiful – http://www.foodiful.com.au/
Food network UK – http://www.foodnetwork.co.uk/

Good food Australia – http://www.goodfood.com.au/
Gourmet Traveller Australia (Food travel and recipes) – http://www.gourmettraveller.com.au/
Gram Magazine (Recipes) – http://grammagazine.com.au/recipes/
Heston Blumenthal and the Fat Duck Restauant – http://www.thefatduck.co.uk/

Jamie Oliver (Recipes)- http://www.jamieoliver.com/recipes/
Latin Kitchen (The) – http://thelatinkitchen.com/
Lets get cooking – https://letsgetcooking.com.au/food-hub
Lifestyle Food (Recipes) – http://www.lifestylefood.com.au/
Limoncello – http://www.limoncello.com/en/
Marion Grasby (Chef and Cook) – http://marionskitchen.com.au/
MasterChef Australia – Recipes – http://tenplay.com.au/channel-ten/masterchef/recipes
My Colombian Recipes – http://www.mycolombianrecipes.com/

Nigella lawson – http://www.nigella.com/

Nine Australia – Recipes – http://kitchen.nine.com.au/

Noodlies (Food Blog) – http://www.noodlies.com/

Ozharvest Australia – Cookbook – http://www.ozharvest.org/cookbook

SBS Food and food network channel (Recipes) – http://www.sbs.com.au/food
– Recipes by cuisine – http://www.sbs.com.au/food/recipes/by-cuisine

Smudge – Recipes – http://smudgeeats.com.au/recipes/
So good Food magazine – http://www.sogoodmagazine.com/

Sweet Y Salado (Colombia Recipes on Youtube) – https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC34hNV3LiMV9tkQNOLoJJMg
Taste.com.au (Recipes) – http://www.taste.com.au
Tastebook – http://www.tastebook.com/
Taste made – https://www.tastemade.com/

Vivino wine app – https://www.vivino.com/

**** WikiBooks – Cookbook (Portal of recipes and – http://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Cookbook:Table_of_Contents

Williams Sonoma – food – http://blog.williams-sonoma.com/

Wine matching – Australian wine Guide – http://www.theaustralianwine.com.au/jsp/aboutwine/common/about_wine_food_match.jsp

Woolworths (Recipes) – http://www.woolworths.com.au/wps/wcm/connect/Website/Woolworths/FreshFoodIdeas/
** Woolworths – Food magazine – https://www.woolworths.com.au/Shop/Discover/fresh/fresh-magazine

World barista championships – https://www.worldbaristachampionship.org/

Yummly (Recipes) – http://www.yummly.com/

Food – World Food Travel Experiences and Restaurant / Eating / Drinking Portals

Key food aspects in travel:
– Local food courts, food street vendors or hawker food centres
– Local produce (Fruit and vegetable) markets / local grocery outlets produce stores and other local type stores.
– Farmers markets or Farm gate stores.
– Signature or iconic national or city dishes
Local food – dish hot spot / awarded
Local TV or media highlighted food place
Food street or precinct

Eatery types:
Bakery
Fine Dining
Food halls / courts
Deli’s
Food trucks
Pop up restaurants
Gelato / Sweet outlets
Culinary and patisserie schools / learning institutions (world famous)
Food Degustation event
Themed restaurants – eg maid, ninja, animal, cartoon, movie
Food courts under corporate buildings
Food places down laneways or discreet locations
Lower cost / budget casual eating outlets of well known or expensive restaurant institutions.

Bar / lounge types:
– Rooftop / observation focused bars – views
– Beach bars
– Music oriented bars

Examples of ready food locations:
Shopping centres food courts or areas
local food specific halls or hawker centres
Train station food courts or areas
Airport food areas
Marina / wharf pier food areas
Department store basement food halls

Portals:
– Includes: World specific food type awards or championships
– Also world famoud chefs and chef movements between each restaurant

Around the World in 80 Dishes – http://www.epicurious.com/articlesguides/blogs/80dishes
Australias top restaurants – http://www.australiastoprestaurants.com.au
Bean Hunter (Worldworld good coffee portal) – http://www.beanhunter.com/

Best Restaurants of Australia (Restaurant portal)- https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/

CNN – Food journeys – http://edition.cnn.com/specials/travel/journeys

Google search – International food “(Insert nationality’ (insert type – food or shop’) in (insert city)

Eataly – NY Italian food – https://www.eataly.com/
Eater – (American and world wide eatery reviews) – http://www.eater.com/ and Eater NY – http://ny.eater.com/
Epicurious – http://www.epicurious.com/

Feastly – Food pop ups and supper clubs – https://eatfeastly.com/
Food Spotting (+ app – Worldwide guide to recommended food places) – http://www.foodspotting.com

Fork (The) (by tripadvisor) – http://www.thefork.com/

Gault Millau (Prestige food eateries rating and listings – Australian Restaurant guide / book ) – http://www.gaultmillau.com.au/

Gelinaz (International Highest ranking restaurants chef exchange) – http://gelinaz.com/ AND http://gelinaz.com/project/grand-gelinaz-shuffle

Google – Search ‘Australian Pubs’ in (insert the world city name you are in) – results in Australian eateries nearby where you are travelling to and allows to watch Australian major events and food.

Gourmand world cookbook awards – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gourmand_World_Cookbook_Awards and http://www.cookbookfair.com/

Hard rock cafe (Locations all around the world) – http://www.hardrock.com/ and https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hard_Rock_Cafe

International Gourmand Awards – http://www.cookbookfair.com/

James Beard – Food awards in USA portal – http://www.jamesbeard.org/blog/

Les grandes tables du monde (Grand tables of the world) –
food awards and listings -http://lesgrandestablesdumonde.com/en/lassociation-2/
Lifestyle Food (I Love food Awards – National Annual Eatery awards) – http://www.lifestylefood.com.au/ilovefoodawards/

Michelin restaurant guides (includes Michellin star restaurants) – http://www.viamichelin.com/web/Restaurants/
Michelin – Red rating and review guides / books (World Restaurant, Eatery and Cafe Reviews and Ratings Guides) – http://www.michelintravel.com/product/guide/red-guide/
Monocle restaurant awards – https://monocle.com/restaurant-awards/

National geographic – Food – http://food.nationalgeographic.com/
News Limited – Food – http://www.news.com.au/lifestyle/food
New York times – Food and Dining – http://www.nytimes.com/pages/dining/index.html
Open Table (Portal and reviews of Eateries, plus booking / reservations) – http://www.opentable.com/

San Pellegrino – http://www.sanpellegrino.com/intl/en/ and (Fine Dining Lovers) https://www.finedininglovers.com/
Smudge – Eats – (Portal of Eateries and food vendors in Melbourne and Australia – Also Annual food guides) – http://smudgeeats.com.au/

Tock – World food reservations – https://www.tocktix.com/

Tripadvisor – restaurants – https://www.tripadvisor.com.au/Restaurants
** Tripadvisor – Travellers Choice best resaurants (In Australia, Internationally and per region / country) – http://www.tripadvisor.com.au/TravelersChoice-Restaurants

Wikipedia – Food and Drink awards – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Food_and_drink_awards
Wikipedia – List of Michelin starred restaurants – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Michelin_starred_restaurants
Wikipedia – Lists of Restaurants – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lists_of_restaurants
Wikipedia – Michelin Guide – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michelin_Guide
Wikipedia – Restaurant guides – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Restaurant_guides
Wikipedia – World’s best 50 Restaurants – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_World%27s_50_Best_Restaurants

Wikipedia – Restaurant chains by country – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Restaurant_chains_by_country
Wikipedia – Theme Restaurants – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Theme_restaurants
Wikipedia – Types of restaurants –
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Template:Lists_of_restaurants

Wine spectator – Restaurants – https://restaurants.winespectator.com/
Worlds best bars – http://www.worlds50bestbars.com/
** Worlds best restaurants – World -(Worldwide award and ranking of worlds best restaurants) – http://www.theworlds50best.com/
– Melbourne 2017 – Age goodfood – http://www.goodfood.com.au/worlds50best and Melbourne food and wine festival – http://www.melbournefoodandwine.com.au/
– 50 best talks (around the world) – 50 Best talks – http://www.theworlds50best.com/blog/blog-category.html?tag=50BestTalks
– Blog – http://www.theworlds50best.com/blog/

– Asia – http://www.theworlds50best.com/asia/en/
– Latin America – http://www.theworlds50best.com/latinamerica/en/

Yelp – (+ app – World Food, Cafe / Coffee and bakery reviews and rankings) – http://www.yelp.com.au/
– For International destinations, change the location / city / country of the Yelp portal
Zagat (United states Cities – Restaurant, Cafe and eatery ranking / review portal – Food rating book and guide) – https://www.zagat.com/
– Zagat – Locations – https://www.zagat.com/locations

Zomato (Food locations) – http://www.zomato.com/

Food – World Fresh Fruit, Vegetable and Produce Guides

Fruit Pages (The) (Guide to all fruits, tropical fruits and unusual fruits) – http://www.thefruitpages.com/


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