What are the traditional hungarian dishes that you have try during your trip ? Hungary is the country of Goulash, which is a soup with a meat stew. The traditional Hungarian food in general is really good, don’t be afraid to test it! Hungarian often add Paprika in their dishes, also known as red pepper, it is a spice coming from capsicum which is really not hot.
What to eat in Hungary ?
- Goulash (gulyashus): a soup made of onions, fat, beef, paprika and vegetables. Delicious!
- Pancakes (palacsinta) stuffed, sweet or savory.
- The galuzka and tarhonyas, halfway between the noodles and dumplings.
- The langos (pronounced lahn-goch), a sort of greasy salty paste where you can choose all kinds of food to put on (mushrooms, ham, salad, cheese …).
What to drink in Hungary ?
You must taste the Palinka, the local brandy. There are different tastes!
Note that many recipes refer to Gundel, a famous chef in the early 20th century who revolutionized Hungarian cuisine.