One of the concerns of many international students when coming to the United Kingdom is food. We all know about the importance of food, in special parties you only get when you’re in your country and you know you’ll miss it when you’re away. Tasting different foods is also part of an increase in understanding of new cultures and may be a great experience and lots of interesting things. In fact, many students return home to miss the food they discovered during their trips. Remember, keep an open mind and never be afraid to try! It is said that the UK is one of the most cosmopolitan countries in the world and therefore, the foods of your country are almost always available in the UK if you find it hard to find.
There are many other famous British dishes that you can enjoy during your time in the UK. There are also a number of restaurants and markets selling food from all over the world. One thing you can be sure of is that you will never get bored with the foods available in the UK.
Fish and Chips
Perhaps these are the two dishes that symbolize the British meal, this is the most popular food that first appeared in England in 1858 or 1863. These dishes include Battered fish, this dish is Deep fried and served with crisps. This dish is best when used hot still in the wrapping paper. And you should also sprinkle some salt and vinegar on potatoes.
The Sunday Roast
Today, Sunday Roast is not popular in family meals, but it is very popular in restaurants and bars. An intimate meal in the UK includes dishes Grill meat, baked potatoes, Yorkshire pudding, vegetables and gravy. Tasty!
The UK is home to the most famous and grilled steaks, the Shepherd. This dish is often served with the remaining meat from the chopped Sunday Roast and mixed with vegetables, meat sauce and sprinkled with a little bit of mashed potato. Shepherd is made from minced lamb while Cottage, a similar cake, is made from minced beef.
Bangers here mean sausages. There are many different types of sausages and they are often named after their origins such as Cumberland sausages, Lincolnshire sausages … these sausages are usually commercially made with pork and mixed with many varieties. Different herbs and tastes. Occasionally, sausages are also made with other meats.
Steak and Kidney Pie
This is a salty cake with kernels of minced beef and minced kidneys (usually kidneys, sheep and pigs), onions, gravy and pastries. This is a typical British dish, the size of the cake may be small to bring with you or larger size for family use.
Cornish grilled patties
Cornish grilled meat is native to Cornwall. This cake has a “D” shape with a filling of beef, diced potatoes, Swiss cabbage and onions, mixed with salt and pepper. This is a popular lunch of office staff …
Haggis is Scotland’s most famous dish, which is minced with lamb (heart, liver and lungs) with onions, oatmeal, kidney fat, spices, and salt, mixed together. Traditionally, people would stuff this mixture into the animal’s stomach and stew for 3 hours