Peruvian cuisine offers some of the most varied and flavoursome dishes you can expect to enjoy on a plate. Owing to its eclectic influences, derivations and colonial history, Peruvian food is high on the list of any foodie. But there are a few details that might escape you about the South American food.
1. Peruvian cuisine has the greatest number of external influences from other countries.
Japanese, Chinese, African, Mediterranean, European: the list goes on. Thanks to its storied colonial and multicultural history, Peruvian food has an abundance of flavours cooked into its fare.