Why do English eat fish and chips?
So engrained in English culinary culture are fish and chips that they were one of the few foods never rationed during World War II. The government believed that safeguarding this comfort meal during a time of distress was key to keeping morale up. Today, fish and chips remain a staple in the modern English diet.
Is fish and chips from England?
Most people think that Fish and Chips originated in England, this is not actually true. The real history of Fish and Chips is traced back to 15th Century Portugal where the dish really was invented. Like so many other famous dishes, fish and chips was created out of necessity, not culinary genius.
What is the national dish of England?
Who invented chips?
Are fish and chips Scottish?
Fish and chips is one of the classic British dishes with which even we Yanks have a passing familiarity.