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Traditional Christmas meals different countries

One of the most beloved by all the peoples of the holidays – the New year is not far off. It’s time to decide how you are going to celebrate and that will put on the table. And in today’s article I want to move away from the topic of self-development and tell you about traditional Christmas dishes around the world.

Roasted Turkey

One of the most popular Christmas dishes in France are fried in white wine Turkey (recipe ), garlic soup with cauliflower, snails, goose pate, various cheeses and the amazing desserts – merinta with strawberries, croquembouche and chocolate log.

German menu for the New year usually includes salmon in pastry (recipe ), mustard potatoes, and fried carp with lemon slices. All this beauty is combined with marzipan sweets (recipe marzipan cake ) and nut pies.

Absolute favorite of British – plum-pudding (recipe ) consisting of fried bread, bacon, raisins, candied fruit, almonds and apples. Moreover, except for the dishes are very interesting, his serve. Plum-pudding doused with rum, set on fire, and in this form put on the table. Continue reading

Top 10 Most expensive delicacies in the world

Make a list of the world’s most expensive products is difficult, because in the world of luxury gastronomy everything is so volatile. And yet there are foods that in any season, regardless of trends and economic situation in the world, are unrelenting demand, which determines their high price.

1. Beluga caviar

Beluga caviar is the most expensive product in the world, because a kilogram of Beluga caviar costs up to $ 5,000. Beluga is one of the rarest species of sturgeon, which inhabits the Caspian basin. This caviar is harvested from sturgeon adults (20 years and older), which weigh at least 2 tons. Beluga caviar ranks first in the size of eggs (up to 2.5 mm in diameter) and nutritional value. The criterion for assessing the quality Beluga caviar is its color: the lighter the ROE, the higher the price (color varies from black or a dark purple to a pearly-gray). When you crack the egg, it bursts, and you feel a sharp salty taste, which nothing can not be confused. Beluga caviar is usually served with toast and butter, which underline her specific taste.

Saffron is the most expensive seasoning in the world. Depending on the time of year, the price of saffron varies from 1500 to 2500 dollars a pound (0,450 kg). Saffron is obtained from the flowers of saffron, hand-picked. To produce a pound of dry saffron, it is necessary 50 – 70 thousand flowers (this is a crop from an area of a football field).This is a very long and laborious process, which explains the sky-high (as for spice) the price of saffron. Continue reading

The most expensive dishes of the world

In this issue you’ll learn about the products and dishes that even the celebrities do not always afford. Do you know what part of the world’s most expensive dumplings? Do you know how to grow the most expensive potatoes on the planet? Here is a list of foods that are rich not every day can afford.

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1. Dumplings.

Many will surprise the presence in this list dumplings – a favorite dish of most Russians. However, Russian pelmeni, have secured a place in the ranking. The most expensive dumplings in the world can be found in the restaurant “Golden Gates” in the Bronx, new York. The main visitors are Russian immigrants. The feature of the dish is that their composition is not only tender veal, pork and salmon, but also iron fish-torch or Curtius Flame Fish, who lives at great depth. Due to this addition of dumplings emit an unusual blue-green light, which, however, does not prevent them to remain edible and tasty. Portion of the eight dumplings in a restaurant costs $ 2,400, and from 16 – 4400. Continue reading

Korean recipes salads
Nowadays, many people are interested in different exotic cuisines. Surprise guests became fashionable tradition, like make a salad of pork tongue. But today I want to tell You about Korean…

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Quick cold appetizers!
But unexpected guests don't have to feed to satiety, to warm gatherings is fine light menu of cold snacks and sweet tea. I want to tell you about how quick…

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Kitchen Australia
Australian cuisine is very unusual and diverse. Her dishes range from sandwiches and meat pies to exotic dishes such as kangaroo fillet. The beginning of her flourished in the 90-ies…

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