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
We all love to eat and sometimes try to experiment with new products. Whether it’s exotic and weird fruits or healthy, diet dishes, food will always be one of the most important priorities. This is not only a way to survive, but also the opportunity to pamper your taste buds. And although we like it when food is cheap, sometimes, I want to eat “something delicious”, even if it’s yummy left in your purse a hole.
And although you are unlikely to try in this list the products, let’s find out how many are willing to spend the people, to appease your stomach. So, 10 most expensive food in the world.
Matsutake mushrooms. The rarity of these fungi raises their price to $ 1000 per pound. Matsutake or mattace from Japan and are growing in several Asian countries, but their number is significantly reduced insects that destroy trees in whose shade usually grow these mushrooms. So as a way to cultivate matsutake no, there is a possibility that they may even disappear from the face of the Earth. So who are the mushroom omelet? Expensive smurf…
The most expensive bagel. Although a healthy diet bagels are high, these muffins are pretty hearty and tasty. And inexpensive. Although this beyglu this is not the case, as he slathered cream cheese, flavoured with white truffles, Zlatolist and jam from the berries Goji. How about to eat this for Breakfast? Yes? Well, then get ready to dump it for $ 1,000 because white truffles occupy second place in the list of the most expensive in the world of commodities in terms of price/weight. Continue reading
Everyone loves a tasty meal, and even more I love when delicious food looks nice and edible. And in today’s collection of Photos you will see the most horrible and disgusting food in the world, which are delicacies in certain countries and regions. You will definitely find some that also disgust you nothing will cause. Photos are not for the faint of heart.
1. Fried tarantulas (Cambodia).
Cambodia has fried tarantulas began during the period of historic hunger strikes. Now this dish is considered a delicacy.
2. Balut (Philippines).
Balut is a snack that consists of a boiled duck or chicken egg, which has already formed fruit. This snack can be found on all the streets and markets of Philippines, Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia. In these areas, this dish is popular as in America hot dogs. Is considered a male food – rumor has it that he improves potency.
3. Wine from snakes and shpionov (Asia).
This unusual type of liquor can be found mainly in Asia. In a bottle of rice wine immersed snakes and Scorpions, then this mixture several months wandering. During this time the poison completely dissolves and turns a good alcoholic drink. Continue reading