Spargelzeit. Say this to a German, and they might get a misty, far-off look in their eyes. Spargelzeit, or asparagus time, marks the beginning of spring and the onset of delicious food.
When it comes to taste, truth is stranger than fiction. People like to top desserts with odd flavors. From corn to pickle, from China to the U.S., here are frozen treats from around the world.
Savory, pungent, and spicy, gochujang is a staple in the Korean kitchen. Made of peppers, salt, rice, and fermented soy beans, it has a rich, complex taste all its own.
What do you get when you mix sugar syrup, vermicelli, tapioca pearls, and milk? A cool, refreshing drink to beat the sizzling South Asian heat.
Even though Kinder chocolate would seem to come from the heart of Germany, it is a product of Ferrero, an Italian chocolate company. One of their most well-known products is the Kinder Surprise egg.
It's not the sort of ice cream you find at Cold Stone or Baskin Robbins. For the native peoples of the Alaskan tundra, akutaq is treat that gives sustenance to the body and soul.