12 Typical Taiwanese Foods Don’t Miss If You Go

Do you have any vacation plans to Taiwan? If so, make sure you don’t forget to take a culinary tour there. Just like China, this country which is also called Taipei or Taiwan. Have in common both in culinary.

It turns out that there is one Taiwanese culinary that is very famous recently in Indonesia, you know? Yes. Boba milk tea has become a favorite drink in recent years. Especially among young people. Here are 12 Taiwanese specialties that you must try:

1. Bubble Milk Tea (Tea)

Boba was first introduced in the 1980s in Taiwan. These mini balls have a chewy texture and are made from tapioca flour and make a sweet drink mix. Not only in Asia, but boba is also popular in Europe, America and even Australia. Another name for boba is pearl milk tea or boba pearl. This drink is now gaining popularity. A mixture of tea and milk with various flavors and equipped with various ingredients, the drink known as boba or bubble tea was originally in Taiwan first.

Resep Es Boba Taiwan
Dulunya sebelum jadi topping, bola-bola ini dimasak bersama dengan air dan gula hingga bertekstur chewy dan matang. Bahan yang dibutuhkan untuk membuat boba ini juga tergolong gampang. Ada mesin canggih yang digunakan untuk membentuk boba pearl menjadi bola-bola kecil yang rapi. Kalaupun membuatnya sendiri di rumah, Anda bisa menyediakan panci atau peralatan memasak anti lengket agar boba tidak menempel pada dasar alat masak. Perhatikan tiap langkah bagaimana cara memasak boba hingga berhasil karena ada dua tahapan memasak yakni membuat pearl tea dan membuat milk tea.
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Boba

2. Beef Noodle Soup

Another name for Beef Noodle Soup is Ban Mian . Many say that this typical Taiwanese food is noodle soup with a savory broth with sliced ​​beef. Prepare the necessary ingredients, follow the steps in cooking carefully and get a beef noodle soup that has a special taste.

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The texture of the noodles which are not too dense is also given with vegetables, beef and other ingredients, and followed by salted beef broth, Taiwanese specialties are guaranteed to spoil your taste buds.

Delicious Beef Noodle Soup Recipe
Another name for Beef Noodle Soup is Ban Mian. Many say that this typical Taiwanese food is noodle soup with a savory broth with sliced ​​beef. Prepare the necessary ingredients, follow the steps in cooking carefully and get a beef noodle soup that has a special taste.
Check out this recipe
Beef Noodle soup

3. Stinky Tofu

This food does come from China or China and is easy to find in night hawker markets or vendors on the side of the Hong Kong road, but it is also a typical Taiwanese food too. In terms of taste, some say that this stinky tofu tastes similar to blue cheese. From the Chinese themselves, they say that the more rotten the tofu smells, the better it tastes.

This Taiwanese food itself has many serving recipes, ranging from boiled, fried or cooked with other foods. However, one of the most popular is the fried one.

Stinky Tofu Recipe
Then what if there is a food with a smelly name behind it? Eits, even though it is called Stinky Tofu or if it is interpreted as smelly tofu, this culinary dish is quite interesting. Not even a few are figuring out how to make this stinky tofu at home.
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4. Nastar

Pastries are the most popular cakes by everyone, especially during Eid. Not a few who reap a lot of profit by selling various pastries during the fasting month. For example, like snow white, peanut cake, cat tongue cake and many people’s favorite is nastar . Nastar is a typical Taiwanese food, there are many variations of nastar that are easy to make at home.

The Most Delicious Crispy Nastar Recipe
Before knowing how, there are two ingredients that must be prepared to make nastar. The main ingredients for the nastar itself and the spread are so that the nastar looks more beautiful. Prepare in advance what materials are needed and good luck!
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5. Oyster Omelette

Oyster omelette, this Taiwanese specialty, tastes delicious if you cook it properly. There is a sauce you can sprinkle on the omelette. Meanwhile, the materials needed can also be easily obtained. You can also save how to make omelette sauce.

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Unlike the usual omelette which only uses eggs, this Taiwanese specialty uses a mixture of flour and water as well as the addition of vegetables and a special sauce.

The Most Special Omelette Recipe
There are two stages of cooking to serve this oyster omelette. First, you can prepare the ingredients to make the sauce in advance. Then prepare the ingredients to make the omelette. Follow the steps to make this oyster omelette carefully to get a delicious Taiwanese taste.
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6. Bakpao

Bakpao can be categorized as bread . Bakpao is made from flour dough that is given yeast to expand. Then, given various fillings in the middle. Bakpao flavor is not only meat, there are also chocolate, green bean, strawberry and other flavors.

How to Make Bakpao
Bakpao can be categorized as bread . Bakpao is made from flour dough that is given yeast to expand. Then, given various fillings in the middle. Bakpao flavor is not only meat, there are also chocolate, green bean, strawberry and other flavors
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Bakpao

7. Mee Sua Tiram

Mee Sua Oysters consists of sweet vermicelli or misea cooked both boiled and combined with a brown hair sauce derived from oysters and sliced ​​oysters, mushrooms, hard-boiled eggs and chunks of bacon.

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Mee Sua Oysters has a delicious and distinctive taste, and is very delicious to eat while still hot or hot.

8. Gua Bao

Gua Bao is made from a piece of boiled meat that is seasoned and then sandwiched between two plain buns, much like  a sandwich .

The contents vary, such as pork, beef, chicken, fish, and eggs. As a complement is usually added pickled mustard, mustard, cilantro, and peanuts.

9. Beef Noodle Soup

This meal consists of three important ingredients, noodles, soup and most importantly meat. The sauce is made for Hong Shao soup and is added with beef sirloin and beef to the previous porridge. You can find this food from small stands and even famous restaurants. Everyone has a different way of presentation, but of course it produces a very delicious taste.

10. Benedict

This food is daily food in Taiwan and can be found easily. Influenced by the Japanese boxed food used in Taiwan more than half a century. Each house will provide an empty meal with Styrofoam foam and consists of several accompanying dishes. You can choose various types of vegetables or accompany the dish according to your taste.

11. Curry Rice Taiwan

This is a rice dish with spicy curry added, rice can be set by yourself. This curry rice itself is served with eggs on it.

In the Western world, casseroles and mac & cheese are called  comfort food,  but in Asia nothing compares to a large plate of rice topped with curry sauce, and fried food and egg on top!

12. Chicken Chutlet

You’ll be surprised if the fried chicken strips are hot and fresh, but so delicious, they’re bigger than your face! It may not be healthy food, but it can certainly cure all kinds of cravings and liberate fatigue. We voted that this was the next “big meal”!