Feast Your Eyes: Around the world in food photos

Dec. 16, 2011 at 11:06 AM ET

Submitted by Naomi Abelson / UGC /
The only sign in English in the fruit and vegetable market in Bologna, Italy.

There's nothing like gorgeous food photos to whet your appetite and inspire the culinary adventurer within you. Each week, we showcase some of the best images from readers who've traveled the globe in search of exciting eats or slaved over the stove to make a luscious creation. Send in your photos below, and be sure to tell us what makes your picture so interesting — including where it was taken and a detailed description of the dish.

Submitted by Julia Smillie / UGC /
Choncho's Tacos at Brooklyn Flea, New York.
Submitted by Nina Uyen / UGC /
Banh Duc (Vietnamese plain rice flan with peanuts and fried shallots dipped in shrimp paste)
Submitted by Genee Moore / UGC /
Pig at Luau in Hawaii
Submitted by Kristin Zibell / UGC /
Olive stand in the Medina of Fez, Morocco
Submitted by Deanna Devon / UGC /
Mate de coca, the traditional tea of the Incas,Cuzco, Peru, 2011
Submitted by Pia Mitra / UGC /
Xiaolongbao (soup dumplings) at Din Tai Fung in Hong Kong
Submitted by Kim Giannone / UGC /
Breakfast in Costa Rica
Submitted by Katrina Capocelli / UGC /
Chivito, from Montevideo, Urugay
Submitted by Claire Mansell / UGC /
Schweinshaxe and dumplings in Bavaria, Germany!

Now it's your turn! Click below to send in your fabulous food photos and we'll feature the best ones!