The World in Chips

Ketchup – Canada

Another flavor that Americans scorn but Canadian rave over is Ketchup chips. They’re extremely tangy but have a sweet undertone that keeps you reaching back into the bag for more. In Canada, you can find a few different types of chips flavored with ketchup, but the best ones are the lighter Lay’s, rather than the ridged Ruffles, whose heavy potato chip flavor overpowers the delicate ketchup taste. Don’t even bother with Ketchup Doritos.



Cultured Palate: Dishes from Iran

Iranian cuisine uses a myriad of spices, dried and fresh fruits, herbs, and nuts to flavor dishes. These ingredients turn even the simplest meal of rice and stewed meat into a sensory explosion.

Around the World in Holiday Baking

Every December, millions of pounds of butter, sugar, and flour contribute to the creation of spectacular treats for holiday celebrations. Even if you’re not ordinarily a baker, many people venture into the kitchen before the holidays to make sure that they’ve got plenty of treats to offer to family and friends.

The Most Unusual McDonald’s Menu Items from Around the World

If you’re a fast-food connoisseur, chances are you’re already familiar with the McDonald’s menu that’s typical in North America. They bring in new choices fairly frequently. However, most people stick with their usual order of Big Macs, Quarter Pounders, fries, McFlurries, and Apple Pies. It’s familiar food, and the bulk of the menu is essentially…