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5 of Worlds Most Exotic Islands - Food that You Must Try At Least Once in Your Life

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Summer is not far away and soon we'll be seeing pictures from the most exotic locations all over our feed on facebook and instagram .
Have you planned your summer holiday yet?
Will you be visiting the following islands soon? If so,I've got you covered! Here are the foods that you shouldn't skip !


Mauritius

One of Mauritius's signature drinks, vanilla tea is made from the black tea that grows on the island and vanilla from South Africa.A refreshing drink that you shouldn't miss!
Mazavaroo is the most used ingredient in the mauritian cuisine.It's in fact a chilli paste made by the locals that is consumed with any dish, including veggies and even fruit(mango,pineapple,etc) .

Madeira

Grilled limpets splashed with a bit of lemon and garlic makes the perfect starter for those who love sea food.
Queijadas tops the list of the islands favourite dessert and it's made with cottage cheese, eggs and sugar.A very simple one,but extremely tasty.



Fuerteventura

Fuerteventura is one of those islands that you want to visit again and again.
Vieja Fish with  canarian potatoes and mojo is a dish that you don't want to miss.
Vieja Fish is also known under the name of parrot fish and it's cooked in the oven with a lemon dressing.Canarian potatoes with mojo sauce were for sure my favourite dish while visiting Fuerteventura, they are actually boiled in sea water and left there until the water evaporates and the potatoe skin is covered in a salty crust.


Bali

If you will travel to Bali ,you will notice that the locals will use banana leafs as food wrappings.One of those foods are called Pepes and it consists in  small packages of banana leafs that have meat veggies and tofu inside. Bubur Injin is a dessert made of a black rice pudding and coconut milk and it's served either as a dessert or snack.


Malta

Cannoli are a must when visiting Malta, it consists in a fried pastry dough filled with ricotta cream.
Bagrioli is a dish that maltese swear by and it's made from beef cooked in a wine sauce ,with a bacon, egg and garlic filling.Can't wait to try it!

This article was written in collaboration with Destination 2 Luxury Holidays



Have you tried any of these foods ?Which one was your favourite?

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  1. Oh my goodness! These foods look so delicious! Trying different cultures is so important! Thank-you for sharing!

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  2. I am in for Bali and Mauritius! The two islands are such a travel destination that many love. I'd obviously eat Mazavaroo now hat I love chilli foods and in Bali, I wouldn't miss on Bubur Injin! Anything that has that taste of coconut would be my pick!

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    1. These two islands are on my bucket list! Coconut is a favourite of mine too!

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  3. I've been to Bali and Malta but unfortunately i haven't try the dishes you mention. And this summer I am going to Cyprus, would you suggest anything I should try there?

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    1. Koupepia -Stuffed Vine Leaves- is a dish that you cannot miss when in Cyprus! Have fun! :)

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  4. You don't have to convince me. I will try these foods not just once, but twice! They look soooo delicious. I will have to travel to taste this!

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  5. Oh wow now I have to eat all of these things! Cannoli looks amazing! Get me a plate of those! haha!

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  6. This is all food I already tried before and would love to repeat some Queijadas right now!! They are all beautiful places as well that's why the food feels even more amazing!

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    1. I love sweets as well, and you are right, it's funny how the food even tastes better when you have a beautiful view! :)

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  7. I'm pretty adventurous with food especially when we travel. I think it's a great way to experience a place! These are all so interesting and I've never tried any of these before!

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    1. Whenever I travel I always ask the locals for suggestions.You should try it as well!

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  8. Awesome, I have been to Mauritius and Bali and have tasted Bubur Injin and vanilla tea and found them both more than fabulous. Queijadas is something I look forward to now!

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    1. I see that you like to travel! Queijadas is a must while visiting Madeira!

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  9. I was in Malta a couple of years ago and am so gutted I didn't try Cannoli! They sound and look so delicous~

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    1. Aww that's a shame! But if you travel to Italy I'm sure you can find some in almost any city!

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  10. What a great selection of food recommendations. I have tried a few of these myself before. I'd love to sample vanilla tea, not tried that yet.

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  11. I havent tried any of these food but the foodie in me wants to. I just wonder if any of these are spicy. I love spicy food.

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    1. If you like spicy food, Mazavaroo is the perfect food for you! :)

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  12. Oh man! Now I am hungry and no where near these amazing places! I would love to go to Malta!

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    1. Oups,sorry for that! :) I'm glad that you enjoy my suggestions.

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  13. Ok I want to visit all these location, especially Bali, and eat alllll the foods!

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  14. Really nice pictures! I was in 4 of 5 locations and now I want to go again, because of food and your blog post!

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  15. These all look delicious! I really love tea, so the vanilla tea seems like a big winner in my book to try someday. :)

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    1. I really love tea-I drink at least one per day- and I love vanilla as well! Perfect combination.

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  16. All the pictures are absolutely amazing and I would love to try Grilled limpets for sure! Great post.

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  17. so I'm here , reading ur post and making notes ! if is food I must try it !! yes is that bad , I'm obsessed with foods and cooking and exotic recipes. very lovely blog by the way

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    1. I am obsessed with food as well!
      Thank you for your kind words , Denni! :)

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  18. I never ate so well as I ate in Mauritius <3 Love their cuisine <3

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    1. I can hardly wait to discover new dishes ! :)

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