Eastern markets are full of colorful spices. Among them we can find spices in almost all shades of the rainbow. In its natural form (i.e. dried and packaged by the manufacturer, without the addition of synthetic supplements) they not only add flavour and aroma to dishes, but also make them more useful. The adherents of a healthy diet and salt-free diet appreciate diet recipes. the rich taste which is achieved through the use of spices.
This seasoning is made from red peppers. It gives the dish a spicy flavor that stimulates the appetite and improves digestion. Paprika loved all over the world, but it especially tasted in Hungary – there has established a unique Museum of paprika. But the main national dish of chicken with sweet peppers called paprikash.
It is called the king of spices. In the middle ages saffron was worth 15 times more red pepper. It is believed that saffron is a natural antidepressant and powerful aphrodisiac. Hetaeras of Ancient Greece scattered it in their bedrooms and Cleopatra before a date loved to soak in the bathtub with saffron. And today, these orange blossoms are one of the most expensive and exquisite spices. Continue reading
Veal is the meat of steer or heifer not more than six weeks. All over is already the meat of calves or beef. It is believed that the best beef you can cook in Italy. But on pre-Petrine Rus calves at all to score was denied.
The taste of beef very much depends on what to feed a newborn calf. The most delicious meat is, if the calf was fed with real cow’s milk. But we have on-farm milk usually sent for sale, and calves fed at best natural colostrum, the worst – milk substitutes. The taste of this beef will leave much to be desired, so for home kitchen, if it is not possible to order the calf, upornogo milk, it is better to take meat at least one-year-old steer. Or rather heifers, since few farms allow myself to grow calves. And really, why? Now there is artificial insemination, which is much cheaper.
But good restaurants can afford to order the correct veal. We don’t know where and how they take the veal in Kiev restaurant “Lounge”, but still hope for the best. The chef of the restaurant Pavel Yarmolenko showed us in his kitchen how to cook the meat of a young calf.
So, the veal Tenderloin with BlackBerry sauce
Veal tenderloin 200 g
10g fresh rosemary
Ground black pepper 2G
BlackBerry with\m 50g Continue reading
Prosciutto (Prosciutto) in Italian means ham. This is an Italian ham made of ham and grated sea salt. Real prosciutto should not contain any other ingredients except the ham and sea salt.
For preparation of this Italian ham is specially grown pigs, feeding them only fruits and corn. The best prosciutto in the world is prepared in the vicinity of Parma, where pigs are additionally fed whey left over from the production of Parmesan cheese.
The meat is subjected to a first dry salting and then is dried for about ten months. In the end, the ham turns solid, dry and with a gorgeous scent.
Chef maLLina cafe Alexander Crow showed us in his kitchen, preparing a salad with real Italian prosciutto.
Baby-mix – 35g
Fresh raspberries 20 g
Fresh Fig – 35 g
Fresh mint – 2 g
Cherry tomatoes – 30 g
Olive oil – 25 g
Lemon – 20 g
Prosciutto – 40 g
Salt 0.002 g Continue reading