Salads is one of the most popular dishes on our table. On weekdays and during the holidays everyone can easily prepare salads, if you have the right recipes, people eat them with pleasure and adherents of simple food and refined gourmets. If You have enough experience can learn simple salad recipes, presented on our site, believe me, even a simple salad will delight your loved ones. The reason for this is quite simple: recipes for delicious salads can be run from virtually any set of products, safely varying components. They use vegetables (raw, cooked, canned, pickled, salted, pickled), fruits, meat, fish, seafood, poultry, game, canned and even semi-finished products. As you can see, even simple salads can be made from different products, all on your imagination and taste preferences.
Lovers of traditional dishes strictly follow the prescribed recipe, the experimenters vary the ingredients, letting your imagination run wild and sometimes getting completely new and unexpected dish. Even want to draw a parallel salads like this artist’s work, always new and delicious. Continue reading
The most expensive spice in the world – saffron. Real saffron is nothing. stamens like plants of the family krokusowa ( Crocus sativus ). There is a “fake” saffron. also called Imereti. It is made from the stamens of flowers of marigold. The cost of a kilogram of saffron can reach up to $ 6,000. Such unprecedented price due to the fact. that it is hard to grow and gather. to produce 1 kg of dry saffron you need to sort through approximately 2000 flowers. From 1 ha of plantation in the first year can be collected only 6 kg of saffron. second – up 20 lbs. of Bright orange stigmas are cut manually on the first day of blossoming and dried.
The most expensive caviar in the world is not black. The most prized Beluga caviar-albino “Almas”. This fish is found in the Caspian sea off the coast of Iran. The eggs have different shades: from pale grey to white. Lighter than the caviar, the more expensive it. Caviar “Almas” is exported from Iran and is packaged in jars made of pure gold. 100 grams of caviar cost about 2 thousand dollars. This delicacy is very perishable, so need to use it immediately after purchase. Continue reading
Cold snacks – great for buffet table and picnic. It is believed that the first cooking was started by the French. They used a baguette with various fillings. Cold starters are served first and are a good addition to any drink.
As cold snacks do not need to reheat or serve immediately after cooking, you can prepare in advance.
Almost all cuisines of the world have “national” appetizer recipe. So, the Australians – it Liptov cheese, Spanish tapas, Italian carpaccio, Mexican – nachos. In Russia for preparing cold appetizers using vegetables, fruits, mushrooms, meat, fish, eggs – almost everything we’ve got in the fridge every housewife.
The most common snacks among Russian – sauerkraut, pickles, pies with various fillings, sandwiches of black bread with butter and caviar. Continue reading