The belief that “opposites attract” also applies to the palate. These foods bring together flavors in such an unexpected way that you may never want to see them apart again. SOURCE
1. Bacon & Maple Frosting
This recipe proves that bacon doesn’t always have to pair with chocolate.
2. Black Tea & Eggs
Yes, even a crevasse can taste good. Learn the Chinese Tea Egg recipe here.
3. Peach & Parma Ham
Hello sweet. Hello savory. Hello recipe.
4. Coffee & Beer
The fact that these two are on a steak proves that “too much of a good thing” is just some myth.
5. Purple Yam Ice Cream & Bread
Try Jun Belen’s recipe for Ube Ice Cream Sandwiches.
6. Tofu & Mango
Tofu can hangout with nearly anything, and this mango dessert is no exception.
7. Coffee & Brisket
Try this combination for yourself.
8. Watermelon & Deep Fried Goodness
Deep frying anything is usually the right idea.
9. Pumpkin Bread & Salsa
This combo hails from Las Chicas.
10. Basil & Blueberry
Try a Lemon Basil Blueberry Cupcake and never look back.
11. Tequila & Avocado
This Avocado Margarita recipe has a hearty serving of vegetables and booze.
12. Fruit & Chili Powder
Cut up fruit, add some spice, and you’ll have yourself a Cinco De Mayo Fruit Cup.
13. Zucchini & White Chocolate
Zucchini escapes the everyday casserole by taking on a cake form.
14. Yogurt & Beet
These flavors meet for some layered yumminess.