The 10 best countries for food – en.Kung-Food

For traveling foodies, local cuisine is as important as the destination itself when planning a trip. To highlight the most popular cuisines on the planet right now, CNN asked its readers to vote for their favorite culinary destination in an open Facebook poll. Clearly, Asian food is on people’s minds these days. That or at CNN they have a lot of readers in the region who want to support their homeland’s culinary prowess. With the exception of Italy (being Italian I’m glad to see my country on the list, and I’m not surprised anyway) and Greece, every place on our list is in Asia. Ready to hop on a plane? Here are the 10 best countries for food according to their voters. Check out the above gallery for some sample dishes from each destination. Let us know what you think, for example what country you think it should be number 1. Thanks!