Once upon a time, more than 150 years ago, potato chips were the snack, designed exclusively for high society. Chips at that time were on the menu for the most expensive restaurants in America. It is in the USA appeared first on potato chips.
In our country the chips were made relatively recently, in the 60-ies of the last century. They were called crispy potato slices.
In General, chips are prepared according to two main technologies. In classical variant the potatoes washed, cleaned and cut into thin slices which are then fried in deep fat. A more modern way of cooking is that the potato pre-make mashed potatoes, which then form future chips.
Such a product can be easily cooked at home. It is desirable to have a special grater to get thin slices of potato. A significant disadvantage of home cooking, and indeed manufacturing, is prolonged exposure to hot vegetable oil is formed on the slices of potato carcinogens that is very harmful for the body.
Potato chips — a favorite of many, especially children, snack. But do not forget that in the process of making chips, namely their frying in vegetable oil, the formation of harmful substances such as acrylamide free, cancerogene and TRANS fatty acids. So do not fall in love with the use of this product. Continue reading
If the legendary hero Aeneas, so eloquently praised by the Roman Vergil and Poltava Ivan Petrovich Kotlyarevsky lived in our time, then your trip to Ukraine he would have started with a visit to the glorious city of Poltava – the Motherland of one of its jizneopisanii. By the way, on 234 km of the highway Kyiv – Poltava, he definitely would stay in a Ukrainian café “the sisters” .
Here the maidens charivniy in Ukrainian national costumes treated like our hero the most delicious, savory dishes of Ukrainian cuisine . After all, how can you refuse poslanci potatoes with bacon, my grandmother’s Poltava galuscak, jelly, duck with apples, especially if you drink it all and more the richness of the Ukrainian cuisine honey-lemon kvass, compote of cranberry and berry fruit and berry compote?!
It’s no wonder brilliant Kotlyarevsky before every important event fed my Aeneas Poltava dumplings, dumplings and the Poltava Ukrainian borsch with donuts . Remember:
P’yat Kazan stood claret,
And in chotiroh boules dumplings,
Borscht troch was not R SST;
Barang darkness Bula werenich, Continue reading
Accustomed to Olivier and dressed herring, crab salads? But they all dressed with mayonnaise. Hard on the stomach. Because among our readers a large number of people, counting calories offered on their court recipes of delicious salads without mayonnaise. Each of them is tested and accepted by the honest company.
Let’s start from easy to hard and in season.
The strength to make any hostess. Source of vitamins. Thinly-thin shinkuem fresh cabbage — or cabbage, or red cabbage. Lightly sprinkle with salt and clean hands neatly folding the cabbage, so she gave juice. Cut the lemon in half and squeeze some juice. Add the olive oil, sprinkle with cumin. If sour-salty taste is not your favorite — add a little sugar. All! Have greens — chop or twig cover. If you don’t have cumin — add the peeled roasted sunflower seeds or pumpkin and green onions. Tasty and healthy.
Don’t know why the salad its name, but the taste is very unusual. Salad from fresh cucumbers. It is clear that in the spring greenhouse cucumbers. But even this disadvantage can be improved in such a creative salad. First, each young cucumber peel, finely shinkuem straws and sprinkle with salt to taste. Allow to stand for. The cucumbers gave the juice —squeezing gently. While they have insisted we prepared the sauce for the fill. Half a Cup of low-fat sour cream, juice of half a lemon, a teaspoon of fresh dill, half a teaspoon of powdered sugar. Continue reading