The great Anthony Bourdain left his mark everywhere he went. When his death was announced to the world in June 2018, media throughout the globe chimed in and listed all the great things he had done for their respective city, town, province, country. Whereas before, tourists would shy away from exotic foods, thanks to him, travellers now go the extra mile to find and try local bites. With this in mind, here are all the restaurants Bourdain visited and the dishes he tasted when he shot Anthony Bourdain The Bronx in New York for his show, Parts Unknown Season 4 Episode 3 (originally aired October 5, 2014):
Puerto Rican Cuisine is highly influenced by the culinary
traditions of Europe, Africa and the Tainos (indigenous to the Caribbean). A
typical Puerto Rican meal includes Cuchifrito (fried pig parts, chunked up and
deep fried), Chicharron, Morcilla (blood sausage) and Mofongo (fried plantains mashed
with salt, garlic, and oil).
In Parts Unknown The Bronx, Anthony Bourdain described 188
Cuchifritos as a “gusher of porky goodness”.
DISH – Jamaican Cuisine
WHAT IS IT?
The cuisine of Jamaica incorporates indigenous Jamaican
culinary traditions and those of Spanish, British, Irish, Indian, African and
Chinese. Pig tail stew is one of the popular examples of Jamaican Cuisine. Wray
& Nephew over-proofed rum is by far the most popular alcoholic drink among
Barry’s serves Jamaican dishes and this is where Anthony Bourdain
had a few shots of Wray & Nephew and a bowl of pig tail stew.
DISH – Caribbean Cuisine
WHAT IS IT?
A fusion of Creole, African, Amerindian, Cajun, Latin
American, European, Middle Eastern, South Asian and Chinese culinary traditions
– that’s what Caribbean Cuisine is. Curried goat, stewed oxtail, rice and peas,
collards, and mac and cheese are typically part of a traditional Caribbean
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