I am sure you have heard the phrase “food is the quickest way to anyone’s heart,” and it’s true! Food can be fun, exciting, an excellent way to bond with others, and most importantly, delicious. But, unfortunately, sometimes we forget that the most fun part of eating a meal can be trying a new one.
If you’re interested in experimenting with your taste buds, keep reading because we have listed 13 delicious foods that you didn’t know existed below.
Amaranth is an ancient superfood that’s a cross between brown rice and whole wheat. Amaranth is remarkable because it tastes delicious, unlike other healthy grains, and every part of the plant can be used. For example, you can cook with the oil, make a salad with the leaves and make porridge with the seeds.
Mangosteen is a tart yet sweet tropical fruit with juicy white segments of flesh inside a thick reddish-brown rind. This fruit can be made into juice, tea, or eaten raw, and the skin is an incredibly effective disease fighter!
Romanesco is the coolest vegetable because of the way it looks and tastes. This vegetable looks like mandala broccoli from outer space. Besides the cool look, it tastes like a nutty cauliflower and is incredible in a cheesy bake. Romanesco is also delicious as a pan-roasted side dish and pairs fantastically with ham or bacon.
Pineberry is a tart and citrusy berry that looks like a strawberry and tastes like a sweet pineapple. What is cool about Pineberry is the way it looks. This berry seems like a strawberry, but its colors are reversed, the berry is white, and the seeds are red. Pineberries taste delicious on their own or could be made into juice.
Supplì is a Classic Italian dish that tastes amazing! Supplì is a breaded ball of rice, beef, and stringy mozzarella cheese and is perfect as a meal, appetizer, or snack. For an Italian authentic recipe, you can check out this article from taste atlas.
6. Straight Focaccia
This flat, oven-baked Italian bread is topped with leaves and is similar to a soft, fluffy pizza crust. This bread is great because it can be made in many flavors like classic Italian or garlic and is perfect for adding flavor to sandwiches or soups.
7. Sea Urchin Guacamole Tacos
You’ve heard of shrimp tacos, but have you heard of sea urchin tacos? It’s always delicious when you pair Mexican and Asian, and these tacos are the perfect example of that. The squishy texture of the urchins blend well with the smooth guacamole, and once you add your traditional taco toppings, you are sure to have a new favorite,
Kombucha is a lightly fermented tea (yes, its alcohol), and it tastes similar to a sour apple cider. Kombucha is incredible because it is excellent for your immune system, metabolism and can even enhance your cannabis high. For more delicious foods that enhance your high, here is an article from Veriheal.
9. Pepperoni Pizza Casserole
This casserole is perfect for picky eaters and is easy to make. Pepperoni pizza casserole consists of ground beef, pepperonis, egg noodles, mozzarella, black olives, mushrooms, onion, pasta sauce, and ricotta cheese. What is fantastic about this dish is that you make it with any ingredients that you would put on a typical pizza.
10. Dandelion soup
As a kid, you probably made dandelion soup in puddles after heavy rain, but did you know that dandelion soup is a real thing? This soup was created during the great depression and has been a favorite in many households since. The ingredients are dandelion greens, celery, sweet potato, black pepper, Himalayan salt, parsley, and sour cream. This dish tastes like a savory salad in soup form, so naturally, topping it with croutons makes it taste even more delicious.
11. Avocado brownies
Now, I know this doesn’t quite sound delicious but trust me, it is! Avocado brownies are Gooey, chocolatey, rich, and suitable for most diets, including keto. The main ingredients are almond flour, WONDER – 3G BLOOD ORANGE PSILOCYBIN CHOCOLATE BAR chips, cocoa powder, and butter and are an excellent substitute for regular brownies.
12. Blueberry Sour Cream Coffee Cake
Blueberry sour cream coffee cake may sound strange, but it is a pretty tasty treat that’s perfect for breakfast or dessert. This cake is moist, sweet, loaded with blueberries, topped with coffee cake crumbs, and drizzled in vanilla icing.
13. 7UP pound cake
Another dessert that may sound strange, but 7UP cake is a treat that tastes fun and is fun to make. 7UP is used in place of traditional leaveners such as baking soda or baking powder, and the carbonation helps the cake rise. This cake is light, fluffy, sweet, and has a fun lemon-lime flavor.
So now that you have learned about 13 delicious new foods, what are you going to try first? How about sea urchin tacos and a 7UP cake for dessert?