In the center of the holiday table, traditionally, is the Christmas pudding, or, as it is called, sochivo. The very same holiday table should be composed of meat, fish, vegetable dishes, that is, to reflect and symbolize wealth, prosperity and happiness. Meat dishes for Christmas prepared from wild game and domestic animals. One of the most common and favorite holiday dishes was roast rabbit.
To cook this meat dish at Christmas, you will need: two pounds of rabbit (you can also replace the hare), 50 grams of bacon, 2 tbsp butter, 2 cups of sour cream, 0.5 cups of 9% vinegar, salt, parsley. For the garnish take 1 kg. of beet, half a tablespoon of 9% vinegar, 2 tbsp butter, 1 teaspoon flour, 1.5 tsp sugar, salt.
Marinade for 6 hours the rabbit in a marinade of vinegar and water at the rate of 1 Cup of vinegar to 6 cups of water. After 6 hours remove the bird from the marinade, clean it, RUB with salt. Rear legs and kidney area feed the pieces of bacon and place the carcass on a baking sheet. Put rabbit in the oven for 25-30 minutes, sprinkling occasionally with the fat and juice that will stand out in the cooking process. Continue reading
In those days, when the stores were empty shelves, our grandmothers and mothers were able to prepare delicious meals that could be bought on the market or in the shop. All eaten with great pleasure and appetite, because prepared with love and good humor.
And now we have days when we can’t afford expensive gourmet products. Have to settle for what I have. But I assure you that even the most simple of such familiar and inexpensive products can be prepared so that you will be satisfied and the family members, and guests .
Cheese soup is not only delicious first course for lunch. It can be cooked in the morning for Breakfast or in the evening for dinner. It is enough to have in reserve a little cheese and some other products. But if you plan to have lunch guests, the cheese soup will be used.
Option # 1
You will need: 5 potatoes, 1 carrot and bulb onion, a little butter or vegetable oil for roasting vegetables, 50-100 g cream cheese, salt, greens to taste.
1.5 l of water bring to a boil, add diced potatoes and cook until soft. Continue reading
It so happens that after cooking the broth for cooking other dishes, we still have pieces of boiled meat. Putting it in the finished soup is not always appropriate, and throw a pity. In this case we begin to think about what can be prepared from cooked meat .
Salads with boiled meat
The most common dish that immediately comes to mind is a salad. There are a lot of recipes of salads with boiled meat: from the simple and familiar Olivier to exotic salads with fruits and gourmet cheeses.
If you want a hearty feed the family for dinner, try mixing boiled meat with roasted carrots and mushrooms, add some green peas, tuck in mayonnaise — and you get the perfect salad for a family dinner. If you mix small chopped pieces of boiled beef with boiled rice and green beans bleached — then you will have a delicious and elegant salad diet.
If you in the freezer has frozen mixed vegetables, then you are literally five minutes can make a wonderful salad. Pour over enough pieces of vegetables with boiling water, mix them with the chopped meat and season with your favorite sauce. Continue reading