East meets West
Twice cooked crispy pork belly glazed with tamarind and served with roast pumpkin puree, stir fried morning glory, apple and young ginger marmalade. Served at SALA Rattanakosin in Bangkok.
A man at the 4th Annual Pittsboro Pepper Festival grips his necklace as he lectures about the importance of local and sustainable food sources. Image taken in Pittsboro, North Carolina.
A hearty german dinner in Munich--sausages, potatoes, and beer.
A jungle trek guide peels away the skin of a lychee during a lunch break in northern Thailand.
An assortment of meats and cheese is served at Morels French Steakhouse & Bistro.
Specialty drink served at Celadon restaurant in Bangkok.
Fried insects are a predominant part of food culture in the northeaster Isaan region of Thailand. Until the economic boom of the early 1990's, this agrarian region was the poorest in Thailand, and the myriad of creatures that flew, crawled, swam or burrowed therein represented tasty and cheap sources of dietary protein. Image taken in Yasothon, Thailand.
Feast your Eyes
A couple marvels at the assortment of food at Kleinmarkthalle in Frankfurt, Germany.