Monthly Archives: September 2015

Peruvian food has a rare flair that is a blend of various cultures. Centuries ago, immigrants from across the world settled in this area and introduced new ingredients and cooking techniques. Combining the uniqueness of the Europeans, Asians, Africans, and indigenous … Continue reading

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By most accounts, ceviche is a dish that turns into an obsession even for the most discriminating foodies. The Peruvian version is a perfect blend of fresh seafood and crisp produce, of hot aji chiles and refreshing limon, and of … Continue reading

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Peru is full of variety when it comes to anything. This is one of the first things tourists notice about the country. When it comes to what matters most to visitors, the country never disappoints. Landscapes One of the best things … Continue reading

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Locally sourced ingredients and regional or national cooking practices are finally getting the attention they deserve. Food reflects the character and geography of its native land, and when that land is Peru, you know the cooking will be good. The South … Continue reading

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Every country has its own unique sights and pastimes, which is why traveling can be such an adventure. However, even with all this diversity, there is one thing all places have in common: food. No matter where you go, eating … Continue reading

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Peru is a modern country with ancient roots. People from all over the world visit this South American country to see the ruins of cities from long ago, still perched on top of the Andes Mountains. While Machu Picchu is … Continue reading

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As more and more people are visiting restaurants serving Peruvian food, the cooking secrets of the Amazon are being revealed. This cuisine dates back centuries to the time when immigrants flooded Peru and brought new ingredients and cooking techniques. Each section developed … Continue reading

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For most Americans, Peru seems like just another South American country. Best known for llamas, alpacas and the Andes Mountains, it is not one of the better known destinations for most people north of the Equator. This limited knowledge is unfortunate, however, … Continue reading

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