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;
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In the world of wealth and luxury will always be a demand for exclusivity. Some of the rich, the desire to explore something new, ready to pay the sum comparable with the cost of luxury cars. Before you – the most expensive food in the world:
10. Matsutake mushrooms (mattaka)
To buy 500 grams of these mushrooms will have to shell out $ 1,000. Mushrooms originally from Japan but grow in other Asian countries. The number of matsutake decreased because of the insects which destroy the trees in whose shade they grow. And since the cultivation method of mushrooms not found yet, there is a risk that they will disappear from the face of the Earth.
9. Bagel for $ 1,000
Hearty and tasty bun slathered with cream cheese, flavored with white truffles, Zlatolist and jam from the berries Goji.
8. “Frittata in a million” for $ 1,000
Dish, one serving of which costs $ 1,000, is made from lobster, egg and caviar sevruga, the cost of which equals 65 dollars for 30 grams. 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