The legend about luminous dumplings
Oh dear the food in Russia very much to write – and the same lie. Say, throughout the Russian press and the surrounding roamed the list of the most expensive dishes in the world. For a long time the rating was headed by a ravioli of moose, salmon and something else, supposedly standing 4400 dollars per serving, because they added iron fish-torch, causing the ravioli Shine. Allegedly served in the restaurant “Golden gates” in the Bronx.
In Bronx the restaurant “Golden gate” is the Chinese, the most expensive dish is $ 10. Fish-torch doesn’t exist in nature, is a household name luminous anchovy, fish common and not too expensive. No glowing iron, the fish will not be lit separately from fish, especially being placed in the dumplings. And so on – would be hunting to check. So widely circulated a list of the most expensive in the world of food is either outdated, or false initially. Continue reading
Asia is known for its delicious dishes, delicacies, spices and flavors – but in some countries you can offer is very strange, if not creepy dishes that you are unlikely to ever dare to try. However, some of the dishes can be found both in Europe and in America.
This miracle of culinary art you can only find in Japan. It’s probably the most gigantic fish eyes you have ever seen. And, of course, the saliva in the mouth at the sight of this delicacy not occur. The only way to eat this thing is to quickly swallow it and forget, otherwise the consequences are very predictable.
These bloody pieces of plain food cooking workshop in Laos, but if you can’t wait to try the broth, you can always find it on the Phousy market in Luang Prabang.
This is the most common food in the household in the southern part of China; it is often possible to see how the bull testicles are hanging in a butcher shop, along with other types of meat. As the Chinese say, we are open to any food. Continue reading
Foie Gras is the fattened liver of a goose or duck, cooked in a special way. However, for the manufacture of foie Gras are not only geese and ducks, but also specially bred hybrids — molardi. Molardi appeared at the crossing of male musk ducks with domestic ducks. With the 60-ies of male molatov used mainly for the manufacture of it is foie Gras.
In several regions of the United States and in many European countries (e.g. Austria, Germany, Denmark, Italy, Luxembourg, Norway, Poland, Turkey, Finland, Croatia, Czech Republic) the production of foie Gras is outlawed. But France is the largest supplier of foie Gras in the world.
Bans on the production of this product associated with abuse with the bird, which was inevitable due to forced feeding. The result of this feeding became broken neck, liver and depressed the morale of birds.
However, defenders of the farmers believe that it is necessary to struggle not with the production of foie Gras, and individual cases of ill-treatment.
At the same time, there are facts that speak about the benefits of foie Gras for health, it attributed the exceptional longevity of the population of South-West France.
In Kiev restaurant “Badger” foie Gras is not prohibited, but the very opposite. In particular this product is used for making a sauce for beef medallions. How to cook beef medallions with a sauce of foie Gras, the chef of the restaurant Yaroslav Artyukh. Continue reading