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
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
Present a selection of food to try which will not everyone is a daredevil.
Fugu – Japan
Most of us are not considering seriously the possibility to get poisoned and die right at lunch time, but for those who dare to eat fugu, this possibility is quite real. Fugu is a Japanese fish that contains enough poison to kill 30 people at once. The chefs who prepared this expensive Japanese delicacy, you first have to go through years of training. No matter whether cooking this fish on the grill, stewed or served in thin sashimi, any tiny mistake during the cooking process automatically means a fatal outcome for someone who will eat the finished dish. If you are willing to take a chance and try the deadly delicacy, go to Japan from October to March, the season of fugu.
Fried spiders – Cambodia
Try this exotic dish can be anywhere in the territory of Cambodia, but specializes in fried spiders in the town of Skuon here: creepy creatures fried in oil with garlic so that they become crispy on the outside and soft, gooey inside. Continue reading