1: Indulge in the rich flavors of Mediterranean cuisine with these 9 must-try dishes.

2: Savor the taste of classic Greek dish Moussaka, a comforting eggplant and meat casserole.

3: Taste the vibrant flavors of Spanish Paella, a saffron-infused rice dish with seafood and/or meat.

4: Try the beloved Italian Caprese salad, made with fresh mozzarella, tomatoes, and basil.

5: Experience the bold flavors of Moroccan tagine, a slow-cooked stew of meat, vegetables, and spices.

6: Sample the iconic Turkish dish, Manti, tiny dumplings filled with ground meat and topped with yogurt sauce.

7: Delight in Lebanese falafel, crispy chickpea fritters served with tahini sauce and pita bread.

8: Treat yourself to Spanish Gazpacho, a refreshing cold soup made with tomatoes, cucumbers, and peppers.

9: Discover the simple pleasure of Italian bruschetta, toasted bread topped with tomatoes, basil, and olive oil.