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
If you love to eat out and find a dish that will decorate your Christmas table, then you’ve come to the right place, because Ilive is the continuation of the article “Top 50 dishes around the world.” Today we will introduce you to dishes and products which gained the love of people and are very popular all over the world.
25. Crab in butter, India
To get to the people taste and aesthetic pleasure, the crab will have to suffer and, as in the fairy tale “the little humpbacked Horse”, to swim in a VAT, not only with milk and water, and boiling oil. Each piece of crab is soaked with garlic-butter sauce, the aroma of Indian herbs gives a perfect flavor. But the main thing is that the crab can be eaten whole, without brushing. His armor is very delicate and creates a fantastic range of flavors.
24. Champ, Ireland
Irish national dish Champ is destroyed faster than the first pint on Friday. Oh! By the way, Champ is mashed potatoes with scallions, butter, salt and pepper. The perfect addition to any meat or fish. Or maybe meats and fish – the addition to Champa? However, in order to understand this, better check yourself, for example, in any Irish pub. Continue reading
What are the only crazy and extreme varieties of food and delicacies not eaten by people from different countries in the world. Today we want to tell you about some of them. We promise you will not soon forget about this.
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A century egg is an ingredient used in Chinese cooking, added to salads and other sophisticated dishes. During its preparation the yolk of a duck, chicken or quail eggs becomes dark green or gray, acquires a creamy consistency, the smell of ammonia and sulfur. At the same time protein is usually painted in dark brown color, becomes translucent and look like jelly.
These changes occur due to the intentional increase in the pH of the eggs and moisture content of the sodium. So, according to the traditional way of cooking, first make a mixture of alkaline clay, wood ash, unslaked lime and sea salt. With rubber gloves this mass cover each egg, and then roll in the rice husk. Subsequently, these eggs will be placed in a closed cloth jars or tightly woven baskets, where they will be stored for many months, until the mass completely solidifies. When that happens, the century-old eggs will be removed from the masses, and they will be ready to eat. Continue reading