CNN poll: Taiwan has world's best food
Which country has the best food in the world? Well CNN conducted a Facebook poll and the people has spoken! Taiwan is the destination to go for all die-hard foodies!
According to CNN.com, the poll was conducted "to highlight the most popular cuisines on the planet right now", and not surprisingly, Asian countries dominated the list.
The only non-Asian countries to make the top 10 list is Italy and Greece.
One may ask, 'why Taiwan'? But we say 'why not'? From Taiwanese street food to a fusion of Teochew, Hokkien and more, one of the country's city, Tainan, is nicknamed 'food capital' after all.
Get ready to drool as we check out the Top 10 list and their respective votes below:
1. Taiwan: 8,242 votes
|Taiwanese beef noodle soup. (www.mission-food.com)|
|2. Philippines: 1,528 votes|
|Filipino Chicken Abodo. (www.theperfectpantry.com)|
|3. Italy: 810 votes|
|Crabmeat pasta. (www.ouritaliantable.com)|
|4. Thailand: 470 votes|
|Tom yam goong. (www.bigoven.com)|
|5. Japan: 443 votes|
6. Malaysia: 265 votes
|Nasi lemak. (www.macaronmagazine.com)|
|7. Hong Kong: 236 votes|
|Dim Sum. (www.asiatatler.com)|
8. India: 205 votes
|Indian thali rice. (www.masalazone.com)|
|9. Greece: 167 votes|
|Meat gyros with fried potatoes. (www.discovergreece.com)|
|10. Vietnam: 162 votes|
|Pho rice noodle soup. (www.gimmesomeoven.com)|