If you have not been to Australia yet, have Australia come to you through its flavors. In this post we let you know the local dishes and drinks more typical of its cuisine, as well as some recipes that will help you prepare these dishes of Australian food so typical and delicious.
You may be considering the possibility of coming to Australia, you may even have your student visa and even the airline tickets purchased. If you want to know the country before arriving, with these recipes you can prepare a Australian themed dinner or meal and make a quick getaway to this wonderful country.
The hamburger is a dish that is practically eaten all over the world. However, in Australia not only eat the typical burgers.
At 1950, when hamburgers were becoming popular all over the world, Australians wanted to create their own hamburger. That's how they got one of their most typical and native products. It's about the Hamburger with beetroot.
The recipe is similar to the traditional burgers, but they have a special ingredient. It is prepared with chopped Australian beef, 1 fried egg, 2 sliced bacon, 1 sliced cheese, 1 sliced onion, sliced 1 tomato, 1 beet on top, pineapple rings, ketchup, lettuce and hamburger bread.
Towards 1970 the fast food chains began to proliferate in Australia. However, the beet burger did not disappear. They can still be found in many restaurants and coffee shops in the country.
Although the recipe is not typical of Australia, It is one of the country's specialties since 1970.
The cocktail of ranges is one of the typical foods of Australia. Although with some particularity, the way of preparing this typical Australian dish is very similar to how it is prepared in other parts of the world. The ingredients are peeled prawns, lettuce leaves, English sauce and a little lemon juice. Follow this recipe to prepare and taste your own shrimp cocktail.
Although the meat of this animal has been a great source of protein for the aborigines for centuries, its consumption was banned in the south of the country until 1980. Today, in Australia there are around 40 million kangaroos. It is a protected animal, but there is a percentage of meat from this Australian national animal that is sold as a result of population control programs.
The taste of kangaroo meat is similar to game meat, a little drier than beef but still very tender. As typical Australian food, you can find and taste a fillet of kangaroo meat grilled in several restaurants in the country. To prepare it yourself, take a look at this recipe.
This typical Australian cake was made for the first time at 1920, when dancer Anna Pavlova visited the country.
Its ingredients are four egg whites, white sugar, lemon juice, meringue discs, icing sugar and red berries. A dessert with a creamy texture, light on the inside and crispy on the outside.
You can find both the best restaurants and any supermarket in the country. In any case, if you are one of "I stew it, I eat it", you can try to cook it yourself by following this recipe.
It is a dark brown salty paste made from yeast extract. It is considered one of the national foods of Australia and is normally used as an ingredient to spread on sandwiches or toast, although it is also used to make some dishes. It is very popular in Australia and New Zealand.
As we already anticipated in the Australian expressions, "Barbies" is the name given to the typical Australian barbecues. They are the quintessence of the country's gastronomy. Australians take advantage whenever they can to make one, either as breakfast after a morning walk or as an excuse to meet friends over the weekend.
There are electric barbecues installed for public use in many places in the city. As for example, in the park of the city center, on the beach or on the bank of the river. Always clean, working and available so you only have to bring the raw material and enjoy!
If you have liked these dishes or drinks typical of Australia, here is a list of some restaurants where you can taste them once you have arrived in the country.
Now you have the option of tasting Australia before you come or do it when you arrive. What is certain is that living the experience of traveling and living in Australia can not be complete if you have not tried any of its most typical dishes. Do you want to come? Well contact us and we will give you a personalized service so you can come and enjoy this delicious experience.
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