Have you ever experienced food in such a way that from the very first bite your toes curl and your heart skips a beat? Yes, food in Medellin is that good! Food in Latin American has a certain flare to it; sugar and spice makes everything nice when it comes to the food in this wonderful city. Foodies from all over the world take pleasure in the various mouth-watering meats and desserts. If you ever find yourself in Medellin, these are the foods you absolutely must try:
Here are the top 3 most popular dishes for visitors to try while in Medellin. They are guaranteed to tantalize your tongue from start to finish!
Cruise along the busy streets in the early morning and you will see locals in eateries enjoying a typical Medellin breakfast. For the most part, this consists of arepas which is like a stuffed crunchy cornmeal pancake. Top them with fruit or cream cheese and enjoy. Of course, no breakfast is complete without traditional Colombian coffee!
Treats and snacks
Fruits are abundant in Medellin; the most popular being lulo, uchuva, zapote, and feijoa. When you are dining, ask for the orange and watermelon mix juice called Salpicón. Other tasty treats include churros which are fried pieces of dough sweetened with powdered sugar, and empanadas which is a small fried half-circle of dough stufffed with meat and/or veggies.