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
The new year will come not so soon, but time flies quickly, so the preparation of the Christmas menu it is better to think in advance. And what should be the dishes on the holiday table in the coming 2015?
What should be the new year’s dishes?
Let’s list the main features of dishes for new year’s table:
Of course, all meals must be delicious. But remember that taste preferences are all different, and they need to be taken into account. So what should you know about the tastes of the guests (if you plan to invite them) and take them into account.
Christmas meals must be wholesome. Since more than half of the people at the New year drink alcoholic beverages, you should ensure that drinkers are not drunk. In the list of components prepared salads, hot meals and snacks, be sure to include meat, fish, vegetables.
Often new year’s table is literally full of a wide variety of dishes, each of which I want to try. And so as not to overload the stomachs of guests, it is necessary to prepare light meals. So, salads it is not necessary to flavor a huge amount of high-calorie mayonnaise. Better to fill them up with light sour cream or low calorie mayonnaise. The bulk of the ingredients should be vegetables. Meat and fish is better to use low fat. Continue reading
Entrees – a special category of dining the soups on every day. The basis of their typically meat broth or broth based on fish, vegetables, mushrooms, fruits less often. In addition to the liquid portion in the entrees is thick. Here the most diverse set of products. The most common grounds are vegetables, cereals, pasta, pieces of meat or fish. When it comes to sweet dessert soups, as grounds may be pieces of all kinds of fruits and berries.
To prepare the first dish at home is a snap. The technology of preparation, as a rule, single. Recipes first courses and step by step Photos to them, however, like ordinary recipes claim that first cooking the broth in which in sequence are laid vegetables, cereals, pasta and other components of the slurry. However, of course, the first dish, each recipe has its own peculiarities and nuances, despite the similarity of the technology of preparation.
Options first courses or their types there are so many. So besides the fact that they can be mushroom, meat, fish, vegetable, fruit, they can still be hot and cold. This means that some entrees when serving should certainly be warm, while others are extremely cold. This has a direct impact on the taste characteristics of these dishes. Continue reading