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
The most expensive dishes of today
Every man has his hobby. Someone travels, someone draws and someone who would like to experience the taste and effect of the most extravagant dishes in the world. As the rules for these culinary masterpieces you also need to pay more than usual. Today we present you a list of the most expensive and interesting dishes from around the world.
One of the most mysterious animals – the Puffer fish . The crown risk and cost of the cuisines of Japan. In the body of this creature contains a nerve poison, cure does not exist yet. The cost per serving comes to five hundred dollars. And the happy owner of a fillet of a Fugue in time falls into a state of narcotic euphoria, after which his organs are temporarily paralyzed, and then it returns to its previous state. But if you overdo it with the amount of the poison, then kill yourself long wait will not keep. Frustrated foodie will be considered a hero, and chef, his poison is simply obliged to take over the corpse of an act of ritual suicide.
Diamond caviar belugas-albinos . This is the most precious thing that exists on the planet. The cost of one kilogram of product is eighteen and a half thousand euros. And all because such eggs fish spawn once in a century. But to find it very difficult, despite the price it sold for five years ahead. Continue reading
A real foodie ought to try the most exotic fruits . 5 exotic fruits that are sure to taste.
Rambutan is an exotic fruit, fruit growing on a tropical tree in Southeast Asia. Rambutan is a small fruit, the size of a walnut, growing in clusters of 30 pieces. These are round balls with an elastic skin of red or yellow, covered with fine hairs with a length of 4-5 cm In the food consumed the flesh of the rambutan, covering the bone. This is a sweet transparent white gelatinous mass, very tender and pleasant to the taste.
This fruit is grown in India, in Thailand and in Eastern Asia. In food use flowers, young leaves and fruits of jackfruit. For example, young leaves are added raw to a salad, the flowers are blanched and added to sauces. It is the largest edible fruit in the world, reaching lengths of up to 90 cm and width up to 30 cm Its thick skin is covered with numerous cone-shaped protrusions. Inside the fruit is divided into shares, which contain a sweet yellow pulp. To taste the flesh of the jackfruit is very reminiscent of banana and pineapple. Continue reading