Lechon, kare-kare, crispy pata in 2019 list of world’s best dishes


Posted at Mar 13 2019 12:08 PM

Workers pile up cooked lechon at a lechon grill in La Loma, Quezon City in this file photo. George Calvelo, ABS CBN News

MANILA – Three meaty viands from the Philippines have made it to Taste Atlas’ list of 100 best dishes in the world for 2019.

Lechon, kare-kare, and crispy pata were among the dishes named by Taste Atlas as some of the best eats across the globe, joining the likes of Japan’s sushi, Vietnam’s pho, and Spain’s paella.

View the full list of Top 100 dishes in the world here.

Adobo, meanwhile, was included in a separate list of favorite national dishes

Taste Atlas is described as “a world atlas of food and drinks” and an “encyclopedia of flavors,” with a record of over 10,000 dishes and ingredients from different part of the world.