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 of the 20th century. At this time in all big cities of Australia opened numerous restaurants.
The modern kitchen have combined their culinary preferences and traditions. Australia is famous for exotic fruits, cheese and sea products, meat lambs and bulls. In the preparation of Australian meals often use lemon grass and cardamom, chilli and coriander. In addition to cuisine characterized by the use of exotic seafood like balmain bugs (similar to lobster), shark lips.
In the menu, restaurants often use new local vegetarian dishes: wild Rozel and Kakadu plum, riberries and bunya nuts. Also there are new ingredients: the fry of eels, witchetty grubs, freshwater yabbies, meat, possum and crocodile. The best dishes of modern Australian cuisine – roasted pear with corn flour, marinated fillet of beef with curry-with a thick spinach sauce with beets. Now Australian cuisine is actively developing and trying to become the first in the world! Continue reading
Many of us think that the most terrible that will offer them the menu foreign restaurants, it’s snails or frog legs. And not want to taste fried tarantulas, poisonous fish fillets or stewed bats? Well, or a dessert from the brain of a monkey? No? And scholars, incidentally, claim that it tastes reminiscent of a delicate rice pudding…
Under the knife of chef in different parts of the world’s most incredible animals. In the ranking of gourmet-ekstremalov lead, undoubtedly, Asians. For the European list of obscure names in a foreign language offered at restaurants in Cambodia or Vietnam, is akin to Russian roulette. So I think then that it makes cracking sounds so appetizing on your teeth.
Cambodia: tarantulas. If you find yourself in the town of Skuon near the capital of Cambodia don’t faint when you stuck to sellers with trays and trays piled still alive, moving or already roasted “dish”. However, most emerging in Cambodia foreigners to “ping” have not matured yet. But local foodies wondered, why not to crunch such a tasty spider the size of a hand?
Not to say that modern Cambodians eat spiders from hunger. Even poor peasants. Not enough food: rice, fish, chickens, and pigs. Spiders they really like. Tarantula “a-ping” among cambodiacambodia the same delicacy as caviar in the West. However, it still needs to properly prepare. Continue reading
Salad “the Bride” in our family came long ago. All my guests, especially those who follow the figure, I love it. I do it even during Lent, mayonnaise substitute low fat yogurt, and the eggs are put. Always cook two large meals. Have never stayed!
Can be prepared in different ways, I’ll tell you about one.
In order that the dish was not fresh, but reduce calories, I always mayonnaise diluted with low-calorie sour cream or yogurt, and for friends and for myself at all seasoned with a sauce of curdled milk or natural yogurt, which is prepared from yeast and skim milk. Any of the above dairy products are mixed with small amounts salt, ground black pepper and dried Basil. Should be stirred until then, until the salt has dissolved completely, and spices won’t give the sauce its flavors.
Preparing the salad in layers. So you need all the products to boil and clean the shell (eggs), peel (onion) and peel (vegetables). Apples should be washed under running water and remove from core.
The potatoes will be the bottom layer, so it is necessary to thoroughly impregnate the sauce. I scrubbed the whole boiled potatoes, peel and mix in a salad bowl, immediately spread on a dish, as kartofeleny quickly absorbs the sauce and becomes cleannow mass. If you are cooking for men, try the sauce, it should be well salted, as the vegetables cook not podsalivaya water. Put the potatoes, try to keep to the side of the dish stayed the distance, otherwise the top layer will droop with meals. Continue reading