seafood

The most expensive U.S. restaurants

As you visit expensive restaurants? And how expensive they are? We offer you to compare the cost of the evening in a place that you love to visit, with prices operating in the most expensive institutions in the USA. Price quoted is per person, and, excluding alcoholic beverages.

1) the restaurant “Masa” in new York

A small restaurant with 26th places for visitors is the most expensive in the country. The cost of the evening in the school per visitor is about $350-500 without alcohol. Want to bring a bottle of red to save? Well, it is quite possible. In the institution of the so-called “tax on the tube”, which is equal to 75 US dollars per bottle excluding the cost of alcoholic beverage. The menu changes frequently, regulars are only seafood. Their in restaurant menu about 20. All the seafood used for cooking, are shipped from Japan.

The chef of the restaurant Achatz Grant (Grant Achatz) – a famous chef of modern times. Visitors can choose several different dishes, including 24 mini-dishes, preparation of which may occur for five hours. Since the opening, “Alinea” has become very popular in certain circles. The value of average portions of food per person is $192. Continue reading

The most exotic types of salt

What kind of salt we are used to seeing on the shelves of shops and supermarkets? Sodium chloride, iodized, sea, Extras and a few not so common species here, perhaps, and all.

But in different countries there is a huge variety of different types of salt, each of which has found wide use, both in cooking and in medicine and cosmetology. Offer get acquainted with the most famous of them.

Usually all uncommon and rare in cooking is expensive, and exotic types of salt is no exception. Some use in the preparation of delicious desserts or salads, while others served separately as a condiment or spice to a certain dish. The latter, for example, refers Papuan black salt – a distant relative of our black salt. Expensive restaurants offer it as a seasoning for exotic dishes. Its production technology is: going washed up on the beach and soaked in salt water the timber is burnt and the ash is the very delicious black salt.

The famous Japanese sea salt with Fleur de Sel (“Flower of the sea”) is considered one of the best and most expensive varieties of salt. Use it in salads with fresh vegetables, grilled fish in the best restaurants of the world. With the addition of this salt prefer to create their culinary masterpieces by the best chefs. Fleur de Sel is very expensive – forty pounds of coarse untreated salt turns out only half a kilo of delicious Fleur de Sel. Continue reading

Salads with green peas

Salad with green peas and canned shrimp

Simplicity, ease of preparation and delicious taste of seafood – the main features which make shrimp salad and peas love to cook.

Ingredients: – 300 g of shelled shrimps; – Bank of canned green peas; – 2 fresh cucumber; – 1 carrot; – 100 g of sour cream; – 100 g of mayonnaise; – 1 tbsp grated horseradish; greens and salt to taste.

Boil the carrot, slice it in even cubes. Shrimp dip in boiling water for 1-2 minutes, cool and cut in half. Cucumber peel the skin and cut into cubes. For sauce, combine sour cream, mayonnaise, horseradish and salt. Mix the salad, arrange in portions and pour the sauce, garnish with greens.

Salad “Russian”

Delicious and unique salad will be a lifesaver in a situation when sudden guests come. Cooking takes no more than 10-15 minutes. Continue reading

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