Scorpions eat not only in Asia. In elite restaurants in new York and Amsterdam pampered exotic delights the audience are treated to a snack of a cheese Scorpion on the pillow surrounded by lettuce leaves.
As it is: – Better without feet and head. The body inside is white, sometimes brown, color. By the time the preparation is not toxic. Are considered a delicacy. In Chinese restaurants Scorpions most often steamed and served on a thin pancake with a slight sour sauce and vegetables.
Taste: exotic dish, crispy, if the Scorpion inside is not empty, has a slightly bitter taste.
Than useful: it is considered an aphrodisiac.
In the best restaurants of Hong Kong sophisticated dessert is the brain of the monkey. Honestly, the dish is not for the faint of heart. After many preparations not everyone will be able to decide to try such Exotica.
As is: Before you can be on your table, the dish (if you can call a live monkey) must undergo a complex process of preparation. The fact is that traditionally, the brain is fed straight into the head of a live monkey. For the primacy of the hold, landing under the table with a hole for the head, hair on head shave, and then punch the skull with a small hammer and chisel. Continue reading
1. Menudo (Mexico)
Although some of you probably the ingredients of this soup are nothing amazing, not all people would be willing to try beef stomach. Menudo is a traditional Mexican soup, which Mexico enjoys great popularity and is often prepared on special occasions. The dish is also widely known as a hangover cure.
Menudo is made from the stomachs of cows with onions, cilantro, oregano, chili peppers and corn. For its preparation requires 7 to 10 hours, as the stomach should be boiled very long, so that it becomes soft and tender. Some may wonder do the stomach can really be delicious? But if you add all the other ingredients and simmer on low heat for a couple of hours, the result will be simply incredible.
The stomach becomes so tender that melts in your mouth, add more corn tortillas to dip in the soup, and you get the perfect lunch. The origin of this soup is little known, however one can guess that in Mexico, when he stabbed the bull, wanted to use all parts of the carcass for cooking, including stomachs. This dish you can find in many Mexican restaurants. Continue reading
Every fine-dining restaurant is committed to have a few unique delicacies, available only to customers of the highest class.
But there are some dishes, which should be paid special attention. The cost of such culinary delights is measured at best in the hundreds of dollars.
We offer a rating, which included the most expensive dishes in the world.
The most expensive pizza in the world is offered in the homeland of this dish in Italy. It’s called “Luis XIII”, and its cost reaches up to 8300 Euro. This pizza certainly is prepared in the presence of the client, and it includes cheese Buffalo mozzarella, red lobster, three kinds of caviar, lobster and shrimp. In the dish table is not used or even sea salt – is the Australian pink “Murray River”.
It is served at the Oxford hotel “Le Manoir aux Quat Saisons” at the price of 800 Euro per serving. Consisting of salad 50 grams of white Beluga caviar, Cornish crab meat, crayfish, lobster, paretsky young lettuce, olive oil, red pepper, grated truffles, potatoes and asparagus. Decorate the dish with gold foil. Continue reading