Some of Spain's more famous traditional dishes are paella, tortilla Espanola, gazpacho, gambas ajillo, aioli, sheep, cheese and chorizo. Other foods found in a Spaniard's diet are fish, pork, lamb, shellfish and wine.Continue Reading
Paella is a rice dish that contains different types of seafood, chicken, saffron, peas and sweet peppers. Tapas, which may be served in bars, are small snacks that often include chorizo (sausages), olives, gambas ajillos (prawns in a garlic sauce) and other small-sized foods.
There are many other foods that Spaniards eat, such as flan, churros, mushroom tartlets and marinated olives. Spaniards also have dishes in which offal is the main ingredient. For example, morcillas (blood sausages) and tripe are popular in Spain.Learn more about Food Facts
Low-calorie Chinese dishes include plain white rice, steamed vegetable dumplings and stir-fried chicken and broccoli. The lowest-calorie Chinese foods are usually steamed dishes or those that are simply stir-fried. Deep-fried dishes and foods swimming in sauce are the highest-calorie entrees.Full Answer >
The only United States Food and Drug Administration-approved growth hormones for food, particularly for beef cattle and sheep, are natural and synthetic versions of the animal's naturally-occurring hormones. These hormones include the animal's natural testosterone, estrogen and progesterone, and the hormones' synthetic equivalent, such as trenbolone acetate or zeranol. The use of hormones in beef cattle and sheep has been in practice and has been approved by the FDA since the 1950s.Full Answer >
A list of cultural foods includes specific regional or ethnic dishes that help define a culture. For example, such lists may include tacos and enchiladas for Mexican food, egg rolls and dim sum for Chinese food, udon noodles and sushi for Japanese food, and pizza and lasagna for Italian food.Full Answer >
Ethnic food dishes with variations of sweet and sour sauce include sweet and sour chicken, sweet and sour meatballs, sweet and sour fish and sweet and sour pork. Sweet and sour sauce is cooked separately or in the same pan with other ingredients.Full Answer >