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Here's What Breakfast Looks Like In 28 Countries Around The World

Breakfast(s) of champions. H/T Quora.

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2. What's in a German breakfast? What ISN'T in a German breakfast?

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German breakfasts are kind of the best for people who can't make up their mind. They typically include bread, meats, cheeses, eggs, and fruit.


3. Turkish breakfasts, too, totally dominate when it comes to variety.

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Create your own Turkish breakie feast with a mix of breads, cheeses, black and green olives, butter, honey, jam, eggs, and fresh veggies.


9. Pandesal makes for great breakfasts in the Philippines.

These rolls are just the delicious solid base to whatever topping you might want to slather on them — be it jelly or Cheese Whiz (though hopefully not both at the same time). Make your own with this recipe.


10. In China, folks chow down on a classic — youtiao with soy milk.

Youtiao are basically the Chinese version of a doughnut or cruller, and they're apparently best served dipped or soaked in soy milk. INTO IT. Make your own with this recipe.

11. Broken rice with grilled pork, a steamed egg, and a bit of is the breakfast of champions in Vietnam.

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What's bì? It's shredded pork mixed with pork skin. Vietnamese people prefer "broken rice"— aka rice made from fractured and broken grains — in the morning because it's easier to digest.

12. In Malaysia, nasi lemak makes the menu.

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Nasi lemak is a rice dish cooked in coconut milk and pandan leaves (you can get these at an Asian grocery store). It's served with a bunch of different garnishes and is pretty much considered the national dish of Malaysia. Here's how to make your own.

13. Koreans tend to eat the same kind of dishes for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

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A more typical breakfast might include tofu or cabbage soup, rice, pickled veggies, kimchi, and soy sauce–marinated beef.


18. In Pakistan, those craving a big breakfast order halwa puri.

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Halwa puri, or halwa poori, consists of a sweet semolina dish, a spicy chickpea dish, and poori bread for dipping! To make your own, check out this recipe.


22. A simple dish of ful medames often makes breakfast plates in Egypt.

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Ful medames is a simple, hearty dish made from cooked fava beans, parsley, and olive oil, topped with tomatoes and onions. Egyptians often eat it with a side of falafel. Enjoy your own ful with this recipe.


26. Tacacho con cecina are a favorite Peruvian breakfast street food.

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What are they? Roast plantain fritters served with a dollop of pork on top. Sounds pretty good, eh? Make your own with this recipe.


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