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Foods and Drinks In Belize

Belize is a beautiful tropical paradise that is home to an array of delicious and unique cuisine. From traditional dishes like Rice and Beans, Tamales, Pibil, BBQ and Escabeche to international specialties like Tacos and Pupusas, Belizean food has something for everyone. No trip to Belize is complete without trying some of the amazing local drinks. Whether you’re looking for something to cool down on a hot day or a unique alcoholic beverage to enjoy with dinner, Belize has it all. Here are some of the best food and drinks Belize has to offer.




Rice and Beans

Belize rice and beans is a staple of Belizean cuisine, and an absolute must-try for anyone visiting the country. The combination of flavorful spices, rice, and beans creates a dish that is both comforting and nourishing. Not only is it a delicious meal, but it is also incredibly simple to prepare. The main ingredients for this dish are long-grain white rice, red kidney beans, onion, garlic, cumin, bay leaves, oregano, and bell peppers. The rice and beans are cooked together in a pot until all the flavors meld and the rice is tender. The combination of flavors in Belize rice and beans is what makes the dish so delicious. The onion, garlic, and bell pepper provide sweetness and depth of flavor, while the cumin and oregano bring out the earthiness in the beans. The bay leaves add a unique smoky quality that ties the dish together. Serve this dish with a side of avocado or plantains and you have a complete meal. Belize rice and beans is an easy and tasty dish that will be sure to please even the pickiest of eaters. So, the next time you’re visiting Belize, make sure to try this delicious staple!



When it comes to food, one of the most popular dishes in Belize is the traditional Tamale. These delicious steamed corn cakes are filled with a variety of meats or vegetables and often served with a side of beans and rice.





Another traditional dish is Escabeche, which is a stew made with fish, vegetables, and spices. The main ingredients are usually marinated in a mixture of vinegar, onions, and peppers.


For a more international flavor, Belize also has some great Mexican-style tacos and Salvadoran Pupusas. Tacos are served with a variety of fillings, from carne asada (grilled beef) to pollo asado (grilled chicken). Pupusas are corn tortillas stuffed with cheese, beans, and vegetables.



When it comes to drinks, Belize has some amazing options. One of the most popular is the traditional Caribbean Rum Punch. This refreshing drink is made with Belizean Travelers Liquor rum, lime juice, pineapple juice, and orange juice.




For something a little different, try the local beer, Belikin. This light lager is brewed with a unique blend of hops and malts and is perfect for enjoying on a hot day.

We don't export our Local Beer so make sure to enjoy it while you're here.



No matter what type of food or drink you’re looking for, Belize has something for everyone. From traditional dishes to international favorites, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. So don’t forget to sample some of the delicious food and drinks Belize has to offer on your next trip to this Caribbean paradise.

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