In Soviet Russia, hangovers cure YOU! Hahahaha, but seriously, here's something I found fascinating. Lots of people already know that menudo, the Mexican bubbling broth of tripe and chili paste, is used as a traditional hangover cure. However, did you know that tripe soup is also a traditional hangover cure in Turkey? And Romania?
I went to this Turkish restaurant last night and this how they serve their İşkembe çorbası:
Then the soup itself:
All in all, I love days when I tie together things like this: Mexico and Turkey both prescribe tripe soup as hangover cures. I'm such a food geek it's not even funny.