Young or old, veggie or meat-lover, rice often plays an important part of a perfect meal. So much tasty food has been centred around delicious rice-y goodness, and why wouldn't it? It has been the base for meals in countries all around the world, from Spain to China to Japan and so many more, it's hard to go wrong when rice is on the plate. So, without further ado, we have put together a list of some of the best rice dishes from across the globe, all available to order on Deliveroo.
1. Spain - Black Paella
If you haven't tried paella before, now is the time to give it a go. Paella is a Spanish rice dish which is bursting with flavour, and the Black Paella (or Paella Arroz Negro) served at Iberico is a dish to remember. What makes this dish memorable is the fact that it is jet black as it is made with squid ink, which may seem intimidating if you've never tried it before, but rest assured it is absolutely delicious. It is a seafood dish which is served with rice, vegetables and aioli, a must-try for anyone who loves rice.
2. China - "Yang Chow" Dry Style Fried Rice
Yang Chow fried rice is a simple yet delicious authentic Chinese rice dish originating from Yangzhou in the Jiangsu province in China, where some of the best rice dishes in the world can be found. This takeaway classic is served over at Zilver Bondi and is made with beef, prawns and peas to make a flavour-filled rice dish to keep you full for hours to come. This is one of their most popular dishes on the menu, so be sure to get yourself a bowl and see what all of the fuss is about!
3. Japan - Vegetarian Sushi Rolls
It could be argued that sushi is the best way to eat rice, and no matter what your dietary preferences, you can always find a sushi dish to suit you. The Vegetarian Sushi Rolls served at Niji Sushi Bar are a tasty veggie rice dish made with ingredients such as carrot, cucumber, pea sprouts, inari roll and topped with avocado. Each bite is crunchy and fresh and is a great way to spice up your lunch breaks.
4. Korea - Stone Pot Beef Bibimbap
Korean food is up there as some of the tastiest and most fashionable food to eat these days and you can't get a more delicious hearty meal than a warming pot of bibimbap. This classic Korean dish can be made with a huge range of ingredients, but be sure to try out the Stone Pot Beef Bibimbap served at Arisun. Bibimbap is made with rice as a base dish with added vegetables, seaweed, meats and an assortment of condiments such as soy sauce and sesame oil, which is slow cooked in a stone pot and mixed together. It is a wonderfully comforting dish to enjoy with friends or alone, so add this to your list of foods to try this year!
Rice dishes across the world vary in styles, ingredients and flavours but we can all agree that they are utterly delicious. No matter what your tastes may be, there is a rice dish that everyone can enjoy. So, what are you waiting for? Treat yourself and try out these tasty rice dishes by ordering them on Deliveroo now!