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14 Reasons Australia Definitely Does Breakfast Better Than America

Don't even bother arguing.

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1. Smashed avo toast.

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We know you're obsessed with this over in LA and NYC, but it's Aussie cafes that pioneered it.

2. Vegemite.

Salty goodness. Also, amps up avo toast.
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Salty goodness. Also, amps up avo toast.

3. Turkish toast.

An ​ideal​ vessel for smashed avo, vegemite, and really anything spreadable, and one that America hasn’t quite cottoned on to.
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An ​ideal​ vessel for smashed avo, vegemite, and really anything spreadable, and one that America hasn’t quite cottoned on to.

4. Cereals.

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The health advice "eat the rainbow" does not refer to freakishly colourful little marshmallows, à la Lucky Charms. Australia's Weetbix however are triathlete approved.

5. Far superior coffee.

Us Aussies are shameless coffee snobs. Keep your pumpkin spice lattes to yourself, America - we cringe at the thought of them down here.
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Us Aussies are shameless coffee snobs. Keep your pumpkin spice lattes to yourself, America - we cringe at the thought of them down here.

6. Presentation.

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Pretty Aussie pancakes to the left, US attempt to the right.

7. Poached eggs.

Beats sunny-side-up any day.
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Beats sunny-side-up any day.

8. The prettiest smoothie bowls.

Practically a work of art.
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Practically a work of art.

9. Bacon and egg rolls.

Australians do the best version of this classic breakfast sandwich; by cooking the bacon and eggs on a BBQ.
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Australians do the best version of this classic breakfast sandwich; by cooking the bacon and eggs on a BBQ.

10. Corn fritters.

Please see above.
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Please see above.

11. Haloumi.

In Australia, this delicious Greek cheese is served everywhere at breakfast time. America, you miss out.
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In Australia, this delicious Greek cheese is served everywhere at breakfast time. America, you miss out.

12. Fruit salads that are basically rainbows.

Perk of being in part a tropical nation.
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Perk of being in part a tropical nation.

13. Our abundance of fresh coconuts.

We all know hydration is key in the AM.
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We all know hydration is key in the AM.

14. It's just an all-round more colourful affair.

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Compare the pair.