7 Must-Try Foods in Asia and Where to Find Them

chicken adobo
Adobo (Philippines)
What is it: Meat dish consisting of pork, chicken, or a combination of both cooked in vinegar, soy sauce, and other ingredients

Chaat (India)
What is it: A type of savory snack which is a popular street food treat in India

Pad Kra Pao
Pad Kra Pao (Thailand)
What is it: Stir fried minced meat, usually pork or chicken, with chilies and basil. Often served on top of rice.

Peking duck
Peking roast duck (Beijing)
What is it: Roasted duck cooked with a coating of special sauce

Phở (Vietnam)
What is it: Noodle soup made with rice noodles, broth, meat, and other ingredients

Samgyeopsal (South Korea)
What is it: Pork belly barbecue

Sushi (Japan)
What is it: Raw fish on top of rice lightly seasoned with vinegar and comes in different types that include ebi (shrimp), ika (squid), otoro (fatty tuna), sake (salmon), and uni (sea urchin) among others