So coming from a ‘beer rich’ nation, into a big wide world of brews, what does a nomadic Aussie traveller make of his first pallet-cleansing experience?
In case anyone was wondering, yes, Peruvians smash avocado too, and is it any wonder why they do so in such large numbers? It’s because something like 3,700 acres of new avocado orchard gets planted in Peru each year. Do Peruvians have the same problem when it comes to Gen Y, housing affordability, and smashed […]
There’s an exciting feeling you get when you’re on your way to one of the world’s 50 best restaurants – it’s a feeling of anticipation and excitement for what you’re about to enioy. So as I negotiated the relentless and frenetic Lima traffic and amazingly found my way into a cab and buckled my seatbelt […]
Are you like the Peruvians and enjoy a bit of a punch, a bit of zing, or even a kick in your food? Then Peruvian food really is for you!
There’s something a little special about Peruvians, do you know why? It’s because they like to do it on the street…
There was once a widely respected school of thought that breakfast was ‘the most important meal of the day’, and now it seems that school of thought is challenged by our ever-increasingly inter-connected and globalised world. Since arriving in Lima I’ve literally been living by the European, or more specifically the French mantra of a […]
Living in Lima is not all ‘beer and skittles’, yes I’m incredibly fortunate to be on a tour taking me to 12 countries in 12 months, and I’ve been incredibly fortunate to have tried some of Peru’s finest food, at some truly amazing restaurants, but there is a sense of normality in my new day-to-day […]
I always imagined that someday I’d end up flipping burgers in a restaurant chain if my career didn’t quite pan out the way I planned, so it’s very satisfying that I’m not just eating gourmet burgers, but flipping my way around the world for twelve months, all while keeping my job, and advancing my career […]
The Peruvian food pallette is very sophisticated, as you’ve already seen by what’s been served up to me so far. And every culinary experience I’ve had has been truly memorable, and I hope to savour and enjoy every minute of it. Ultimately though I’m here in Peru to not just have an amazing culinary, and […]
Nights out to bars back home were often spent in pubs or sports bars, rarely ever spent going to glitzy, or even famous bars in my hometown at the time – Canberra. So to be able to visit some really cool bars for a nightcap while I’ve been in Peru is just what the barman ordered!