Foods Around The World

By: Kiana Hellenbrand

Intro to Foods Around the World

Have you ever wondered what other people eat around the world? We've all heard that Japan eats sushi and China likes noodles, but what about all the common but unheard of sides and other meals that they eat. Keep on reading to find out what is common in peoples diets around the world.

Meals in

In Brazil the big meal of the day is lunch. You can go home in the middle of the day and eat lunch with your family while dinner is usually a lighter meal that is eaten alone late at night.

What's on the Menu

Breakfast in Brazil


Main Course-

  • Pancakes (can be stuffed with fruit, cheese, salted meat, and or chocolate)
  • Misto Quente (toasted ham and cheese sandwich)


Sides-

  • Fresh Fruit
  • Bread with Butter


Dessert-

  • Pastries


To Drink-

  • Coffee with Milk


Lunch in Brazil



Main Course-

  • Meat
  • Rice and Beans


Sides-


  • Salad
  • Bread
  • Potatoes
  • Fruit



To Drink-

  • Lemonade
  • Milk
  • Fruit juices
  • Shakes
  • Soft drinks
  • Coffee
  • Mate (herbal tea)


Dinner in Brazil



Main Course-

  • Bowl of Soup

Sides-

  • Bread


Dessert-

  • Cake
  • Pastries


To Drink-

  • Coffee
  • Milk

Meals in Egypt

Egyptians don't have many designated foods for certain meals, what they buy for their meals is usually cheap and inexpensive food such as rice and or bread. Meats and Sweets are expensive and are only eaten every once and a while. The Qur'an (Muslim holy book) prohibits people from including beef or alcohol in their diets, so those two things in particular are not very popular in Egyptians diets.

What's on the Menu

Main Courses

  • Fish
  • Meat
  • Lamb
  • Turkey
  • Rice
  • Pasta
  • Orka Stew


Sides

  • Stuffed Veggies
  • Grape Leaves
  • Bread



Dessert

  • Pastries
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Meals in China

There is not a lot to choose from if your an average china citizen living outside of a huge city. Really your only choices are what you grow or what your neighbors grow. Vegetables and fruits are only eaten when in season, and much like Egypt, what is expensive (meats) and inexpensive can determine what you eat for the day.

What's on the Menu

Main Course

  • Tofu
  • Noodles
  • Pork
  • Beef
  • Chicken
  • Fish
  • Dumplings


Sides

  • Rice
  • Cornmeal
  • Potatoes
  • Spicy Sauces
  • Seeds
  • Steamed Bread


Desserts

  • Fruit
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In conclusion

In conclusion, people around the world eat very different and that very much effects how they live and their culture.

Cites

"List of Brazilian Dishes." Wikipedia. Wikimedia Foundation, n.d. Web. 10 May 2016.


"Brazil: Diet." CultureGrams Online Edition. ProQuest, 2016. Web. 10 May 2016.


The other ones where found on google advanced search and did not have citable cites.