Any meal and lunch daily rarely pass without delicious salads, pleasing to the eye and taste. This is the most popular cold dishes, giving unlimited possibilities to combine products and create new flavor combinations. But, unfortunately, not all salads are equally useful. Classic Olivier salad in mayonnaise, for example, a real calorie bomb. But light salads of vegetables or fruits, flavored olive oil or balsamic tart is quite another thing.
Why salad “light”?
First, let’s understand why some salads are called “light” and the other “heavy”? Criteria two: the caloric value and ease of digestion. Light salads are usually prepared on the basis of plant foods: all kinds of vegetables, fruits (fresh or canned), carrots, herbs and spices. Vegetables contain little calories, are easily digested and do not create heaviness in the stomach. As a dressing they normally use olive or sunflower oil, vinegar, lemon juice or a special sauce made with low fat yogurt. For heavy-duty typical use of a large number of cheese, meat, sausages, smoked meat, mayonnaise or salad atypical products (e.g., cooked noodles). Most of these products on individually digested normally, but in the same plate in the form of salad just “fall” into the stomach a heavy stone. Continue reading
Australian cuisine combined culinary tastes of East and West, ancient aboriginal traditions and recipes of immigrants from all over the world. Its capabilities extend from meat cakes and vegetarian sandwiches to kangaroo fillet with young shoots of sokolovici and fried onions, the newspaper “To the table of Muscovites”.
The flowering of Australian cuisine began quite recently – in the 90s of the last century. All largest cities of green continent has experienced the emergence of many new restaurants, designed in the spirit of “modern Australian cuisine”. The success of the local culinary arts was driven by two factors: first, the variety and uniqueness of dishes, secondly, cheapness.
Immigrants from all over the world have brought to Australia their culinary preferences, the cuisine not only United East and West, and brought their ancient traditions. The success turned out to be enormous. Andre Cointreau, the President of the Parisian “Le Cordon Bleu”, possibly the most prestigious culinary Institute, which has branches in London, new York, Tokyo and Sydney, believes that if a few decades years ago, France was the undoubted centre of world gastronomy, but now the centre – Australia.
“Australia is a place where developing a kitchen twenty-first century,” says Cointreau, believing that of culinary art of Australia will be a “classic cooking of tomorrow.” Continue reading
For every person living in any part of the world, the cuisine of his country would be closer and clearer than the dishes of other countries. However, going to travel in another part of the world, most of us want to taste cuisine of other countries to experience the national culture of this place from experience. Traveling in Germany, people want to taste Bavarian sausages and beer, Italian restaurant often order a pizza or pasta and it will agree, familiar dishes for everyone, but what if you are driving, for example, in Cambodia, where you will be asked to eat fried grasshoppers? If you extreme or aspire to try everything in this life, we hasten to offer you 10 very specific dishes from around the world that most people will invoke a strong feeling of disgust.
TOP 10 exotic dishes — Alpaca
Some have not even heard about this animal. This cloven-hoofed mainly valued for their wool, soft as cashmere. But not only can you buy the expensive sweater or warm socks made of wool of this representative of camelids. You can also eat it! The best that can be made from Alpaca steaks level of doneness medium rare. They are gentle as the best Wagyu beef. It is recommended that societatis red from Bordeaux. Continue reading