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73 Added | 7 Magazines | 1 Like | 6 Following | 2 Followers | @TravelGluttons | No matter where you travel to, you eventually have to eat! Whether it is a four-course meal on expensive china or a cheap bite to eat at a noisy street stall; the food you stick in your mouth has a story. We want to tell you that story. Travel Gluttons is about finding good local food around the world and understanding how to eat it. www.travelgluttons.com

How to Eat: Lychees

4<p>53<p>Shares 57<p>When you look at the lychee fruit, it might look like a distant cousin of the chestnut, coloured red instead of green, or like some …

The Difference Between Different Types of Fruit Spreads

Any True PB&J Lover Can Distinguish Between These 8 Fruit Spreads<p>Are you sure you're eating jelly? Or is it marmalade?<p>October 18, 2016<p>If you were to …

Apple Cranberry Slow Cooker Tea Recipe

<i>Apple Cranberry Slow Cooker Tea Recipe – warm and cozy tea with fresh cranberries and apples, cooked in slow cooker. Perfect for chilly fall and</i> …

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Fresh fruit in a local market

8 Very Fine Things To Make With Strawberries

If you’re anything like me… and I suspect you’re a lot like me… you have a lovely pint of strawberries slowly dying on your kitchen counter or in the …

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How to Dehydrate Fruit So That You Can Win at Life

If you've ever felt the pain in your gut (and in your wallet) when you shell out for a single-serve bag of dried fancy mango, it's time to make a …

How to Drink: Turkish Coffee

28<p>1<p>Shares 29<p><b>Turkish coffee</b>, when brewed correctly, should be foamy, thick, and roll over your tongue. Much more than just a drink, Turkish coffee has …

A Korean Barista Is Changing What We Call Latte Art

There’s nothing better than savoring a steaming hot cup of java with beautiful foam art skating on the top of the cup. Sometimes these designs truly go to the next level, with intricate Disney princesses gracing mugs, not to mention the cream of the crop of Instagrammable latte art. But until now, …

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Coffee 101: How Do I Get Started With Coffee?

Wondering how to get that cafe-quality cup of coffee at home? In this guide, we cover simple, practical steps for starting out with coffee, with …

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Taiwanese barista creates 3-D images of dogs, cats in clients’ coffees

You might have a budding latte artist at your local coffee shop, but is your barista so spectacular that customers can’t bring themselves to ruin his/her foamy artwork by drinking it?<p>That’s apparently what’s happening in Taiwan, where one barista is not only making latte art, but 3-D latte art …

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There's Only One Way to Drink Ethiopian Coffee

<i>The following is a modified excerpt from Jeff Koehler's Where the Wild Coffee Grows: The Untold Story of Coffee from the Cloud Forests of Ethiopia to</i> …

This Might Be the Bay Area's Most Interesting Coffee Shop

In a college town like Berkeley, if you’ve seen one coffee shop, you’ve seen them all. One, however, on Channing Way, just a few blocks from campus, …

Here's What a Coffee Break Looks Like Around the World

Wherever in the world you're traveling, cafés — old, majestic ones that illuminate nostalgic interiors and minimalist Fair Trade shrines where …

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What is cold brew coffee – and should you be drinking it?

Not to be confused with iced coffee (in which espresso-based coffees are served over ice, usually with milk and syrup), cold brew coffee is simply coffee, brewed cold.<p>The coffee grounds are steeped in water for up to 24 hours to produce a concentrated coffee essence, which is then diluted to taste …

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How to Eat: Zongzi—Sticky Rice Dumplings

72<p>7<p>2<p>Shares 81<p><i>Zongzi</i> and the Dragon Boat Festival<p>Around the fifth day of the fifth month of the lunar calendar, you will find bundles of <b>sticky rice</b> …

Colorless Coffee Promises Not To Stain Your Teeth

Two brothers in Britain have come up with a new formula that makes it the world’s “first colorless coffee drink.”<p>Brothers David and Adam Nagy said …

This Tiny Cup of Coffee Is Made From Just One Bean

It doesn't get any more single origin than this.<p>Sure, in this country we tend to assume bigger is better. Just ask the Starbucks Trenta cup or any …

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Alton Brown Is on a Coffee Crawl Across America

If you follow Alton Brown on Instagram, you know that he loves indulging in potent cappuccinos, milky cortados and piping hot cups of coffee any time …

Prague's cryptocurrency cafe: perfect brew of beans and bitcoins

The terms espresso bar and ‘anarchic ethical hacker collective’ don’t usually go together but this radical bitcoin-only hub in the Czech capital is no ordinary cafe<p>Prague has long been home to opulent coffeehouses, where everyone from Kafka to Einstein gathered to debate the burning issues of the …

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All About The Stroopwafel, The Netherlands' Ultimate Confection

The first stroopwafel I ever had was from Trader Joe’s, but what a magical moment it was. I had found my favorite cookie. My teeth hit the edge and …

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Behind Amsterdam's thriving club scene, this 'night mayor' keeps the peace

<b>By:</b><p>Sam Weber and Laura Fong<p>From its marijuana-filled coffee shops to its prominent red light district, Amsterdam’s bustling nightlife has long been a …

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Eindhoven: where to stay, eat and shop in the Dutch design capital

ES Lifestyle Newsletter<p>As the Dutch design capital, Eindhoven is brimming with creative energy. The home of Philips electronics until recently, much …

The 38 Essential Amsterdam Restaurants

At the beginning of this decade all eyes were on Paris, which was experiencing the peak of the so-called bistronomie movement. London quickly followed with a restaurant and food truck surge that changed the culinary landscape in the British capital for good. But now Amsterdam is booming. Now that …

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10 Floats From the World's Largest Flower Parade You Won't Believe are Real

Each one is made out of approximately 400,000 dahlias.<p>On the first Sunday of September every year, the Netherlands hosts the "Corso Zundert," which is the biggest flower parade in the world. The colorful tradition has taken place since 1936 and, this year, the show featured 20 different floats made …

How to Make Your Life More Gezellig This Winter

Have you heard of the concept gezellig? Pronounced 'heh-sell-ick', in its loosest form it means cozy, fun, and a sense of belonging and togetherness. …

Why Rotterdam Is Europe’s Next Capital of Cool

Rotterdam suffers from a bit from the PR problem known as “second city syndrome”: It often gets overshadowed by its bigger sibling, Amsterdam. But each of the two cities has distinctly positive attributes, not to mention a totally different vibe. Rotterdam, which was heavily bombed during World War …

Buildings Get the Mondrian Treatment in the Netherlands

Studio VZ dresses The Hague in the artist's iconic red, blue, and yellow rectangles.<p>Recognized as one of the modern masters of the Netherlands-based <i>De Stijl</i> movement, Piet Mondrian pioneered clean, abstract design hallmarked by a sharp, resonant grid of red, blue, and yellow blocks. The Mondrian …

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Complete Weekend City Guide To Maastricht

There is only one city in Europe I visit every year: Maastricht. The Limburg province capital has all you need for a romantic weekend. Some seriously …

European Travel

Why Are Dutch Kids The Happiest In The World? Maybe It’s The Hagelslag

Lazy Sundays are an absolute must in our household. In any case, most places are closed, or open only in the afternoon — if you’re lucky. Bram will …

Breakfast

This Crane in Amsterdam is Actually an Incredible Hotel

In case you haven't heard, hotels that sit at ground level are so 2016. From treehouse hotels in Mexico and Bali to rotating tower hotels in Dubai, …

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