For most Housewives Russian salad is a hearty multi-piece snack, which may replace the second dish. And for some a salad is only a prelude to dinner: easy and elegant. But tastes are known, do not argue and it is better to stay on that world of rich and varied salads, and a light green salad and hearty Olivier just belong to different branches of culinary evolution and play different roles.
Conventionally, among the salads, you can select the appetizers — simple, light dishes, to whet the appetite, and hearty salads, or served hot instead of with him. Stand fruit salads: they can be a refreshing end of lunch or standalone dish for lunch or Breakfast. For any kind of salads have their own rules and the law of compatibility of ingredients, allow to cook a perfect salad for every occasion.
In modern languages the word “salad” comes from Latin, where it meant “salt”. In its original meaning, the salad is a mixture of vegetables and herbs, dressed with a salty-sour sauce based on vegetable oil. The recipe for this ancient cuisine has remained unchanged since the time of Sumerians: mix your favorite leafy vegetables and herbs and season with a light dressing. Continue reading
Even if you have absolutely no time, try to decorate the dish you cooked. Let this simple family lunch or dinner on a weekday. If you will practice making dishes constantly, eventually you will start to do it automatically, and you will not be difficult to quickly decorate a festive table, even inventing some decorating on the go. And mashed potatoes with sausages can be submitted unusual. For example, cutting of sausages a funny dog. It takes exactly two minutes.
There are many simple options for jewelry dishes prepared in haste. For example, a flower carved from a radish, or a piece of paper made from slices of cucumber. Any salad or main dish may be decorated with a spiral of cucumber. Once you take it out a few times, you learn to do it very quickly.
To decorate the main dish by using a serving ring or a regular Cup. Tamp it in rice or mashed potatoes, quickly turn over on a plate, put the side chicken or fish, and tomato and cucumber make a simple flower.
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