The World in Chips

All Dressed – Canada

All-dressed chips are just one of the amazing things that our neighbors to the north have (like free healthcare and poutine). It’s possible to find the rare bag down south, after Frito-Lay began selling them in the USA in 2015. It’s really hard to put your finger on what real ingredients these chips taste like, because they’re actually a mix of four flavors: barbecue, sour cream, onion, ketchup, and salt and vinegar. The result is a tangy-sweet flavor that’s completely addictive.



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…