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
A variety of vegetables and fruits available on the autumn table, can serve as a powerful argument to get married this autumn. The riot of colors on the plates, when each dish is a work of art and original decoration. Use all the seasonal vegetables and fruits to the maximum.
Our menu ideas for a fall wedding.
1. Small pizzas
Prepare each guest a La carte pizza, with flavorful juicy filling of mushrooms, tomatoes, chicken, ham, salami, salty cheese, olives, herbs with a crispy crust. Autumn is especially easy to create colorful compositions and use all the colors of the rainbow in one (!) dish.
Other ideas: pizza in the shape of a heart, stuffed vegetables, tarts, dough, and vegetables, toasts, tarts. Small yeast baked cakes with different fillings, meat, mushrooms, egg with green onions, fried cabbage, etc.
2. The mushroom dishes
For cooking you can use any mushrooms, but add in dish a couple of these from the forest dried or fresh (from trusted sources). These dishes are especially good in the fall, and every guest is sure to evoke warm memories and the atmosphere of cordiality. Continue reading
Part of any trip is discovering the local food, which in the literal sense of the expression “eyes on the forehead climb”. In this article we will introduce you to unusual culinary delights of different countries. But, as the author of Lonely Planet’s “Extreme cuisine” Eddie Lin: “the Difference between delicious and tasteless food consists of only two letters.”
Australia: large white larvae
These fleshy creatures were an important staple food of Australian aborigines for thousands of years. They grow up to 7 cm in length and are found in Central Australia in the roots nizkostvolnye and eucalyptus trees. There they Jivatma plant SAP before you turn into butterfly, if not to eat them before that. What if you still enjoy? This can only be compared to how bent a little balloon of liquid. It spreads out in your mouth like a SIP of red wine. Although the taste is more reminiscent of an egg.
Afghanistan: the testicles
Edible testicles come in all sizes: large bullish (also called “Rocky mountain oysters”) and small cock. The Chinese are fond of stewed testicles, and the Afghans are preparing lamb on a spit like a kebab. Continue reading