Posts Tagged ‘Guinea Pig’

10 Foods to Try While in Peru

This is a great article from National Georgraphic. In recent years, Peru’s eclectic cuisine has earned acknowledgement as one of the world’s finest. But while quinoa and pisco sour cocktails have migrated to become favorites around the world, the best Peruvian specialties are still found in their home country. Here are ten to try en…

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Culinary Destination by World Travel Awards: Peru Wins!

The World Travel Awards serves to acknowledge, reward and celebrate excellence across all sectors of the global travel and tourism industry.  They recently announced their awards for many categories including the World’s Culinary Destination of 2012 – and guess who won, you got it – PERU.  And Peru had to beat out some really tough…

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Guinea Pig Recipe

Once you arrive in Cusco, you quickly learn how important the guinea pig is – to our diet.  It is such a popular dish in Peru, that the most famous church in the Cusco main square has a painting of the Last Supper where the Apostles are snacking on it. Alpaca Expeditions serves guinea pig…

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