Food and Dining

Common foods that are loved in Mongolia includes steamed dumplings and different types of meat, specifically mutton. The name for these steamed dumplings filled with meat is “buuz”. If you’re feeling hungry, then try making some delicious dumplings using this recipe! One sweet that is eaten in Mongolia is boortsog, a type of biscuit or cookie that is fried. One popular market in Mongolia is the Naran Tuul Market located in the capital. If you want to buy traditional Mongolian clothing, carpets, horse-riding gear and souvenirs, then this is the spot for you! Etiquette in Mongolia is much different than in Canada. Based on the food eaten and the way it is eaten, the food can result in being very messy. But even though it’s messy, it’s still delicious!