Steer away from those classic recipes and test that foodie in you by indulging in these weird food combinations! Get creative with food and treat your taste buds to these odd ingredients that come together to create something fantastic.
1. Beetroot & Chocolate
If you are a fan of the chocolate and chilli combination, then the beetroot and chocolate combo will prove to be an interesting twist to your palate. A new favourite amongst chefs around the world, the sharp taste of the beetroot beautifully complements the sweetness of the chocolate. Still don’t trust us? Try this beetroot and chocolate cake recipe.
2. Strawberries & Balsamic Vinegar
Strawberries coated in balsamic vinegar is one of those easy-to-make desserts suitable for any occasion, and is sure to win everyone’s heart. The balsamic vinegar brings a subtle sweetness to the tangy strawberry, which creates a winning combination of odd ingredients. The balsamic vinegar can be paired with passion fruit, rhubarb, kiwi and other fruits as well.
3. Pickles & Peanut Butter
The peanut butter and pickle sandwich has made headlines in The New York Times as well. The vinegary taste of the pickles combined with the rich and salty taste of the peanut butter is indeed a marriage in heaven. You can also get rid of the sandwich and just enjoy the pickle and peanut butter combination on its own. Either way, you are bound to like it!
4. Bacon & Maple Syrup
Crispy bacon bathed in sweet maple syrup could be the perfect topping for pancakes and waffles. Even if you don’t have a sweet tooth, those delicious strips of bacon will not let you down. Maple-roasted bacon can also be added to French toast, hot dogs and cupcakes. Start making your favourite desserts, bacon-friendly!
5. M&M’s & Pizza
There’s even a Facebook page devoted to this winning combination, with several restaurants going a step further to add M&M’s to kebabs. The M&M’s can either be the perfect topping for a dessert-pizza, or it could be the ideal combination with sausages and hot peppers. Whatever it may be, don’t forget to add the M&M’s!
These weird combinations are sure to satisfy the foodie in you! Never worry about hosting an awesome dinner party again, by putting together these weird ingredients. With Shareagift, collecting money from friends could have never been any easier! If you have a talent in combining odd ingredients, organise your very own food festival and use Shareagift to fundraise it!
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