Italy, famous as the birthplace of pizza, never ceases to amaze its guests (and residents, too) are amazing variations of this dish. Local pizzaioli quite often present such masterpieces as the thinnest pizza in the world, the longest pizza in the world, the most beautiful pizza in the world. And that’s not to mention the fact that choices for toppings and dough for the signature dish of the country there is a huge amount. There are traditional recipes that are passed down by cooks from generation to generation, and there are innovative, modern, developed modern chefs who want to draw attention to his art, to create something unique and unusual. Sometimes they really turn out masterpieces. As, for example, pizza with pink salt, recognized the most expensive in the world. It costs as much as 8.5 thousand Euro and is made only to special order. Naturally, to afford even a slice of this culinary masterpiece not everyone can. If the main occupation of the tourists in his Homeland – teaching, marketing, construction or cleaning of apartments in Moscow. he will have not one year to work to afford to enjoy this unique dish. Continue reading
One of the features of travel is that tourists are often faced with a variety of culinary traditions, forcing them in astonishment, raising her eyebrows.
The author of the Lonely Planet “Extreme cuisine” Eddie Lin talks about some of the exotic dishes and reminds us that the difference between “tasty” and “tasteless” are only two letters.
White grubs were a staple food of Australian aborigines for thousands of years. These plump worms grow up to 7 centimeters in length, and you can find them in the crowns of some trees – particularly eucalyptus. When they eat, seem to bite a balloon filled with liquid, enveloping the mouth like a SIP of red wine. The taste of the liquid, however, resembles an egg.
Edible testicles come in all sizes, from large bullish (also called “Rocky mountain oysters”) to tiny cock. The Chinese like to fry chicken testicles in oil, but the Afghans prefer to cook lamb like a shish kebab on the grill. In Texas even has a festival dedicated to the bull eggs. To prepare, they need to clear from films to cut and saute with lemon and sumac until soft. Continue reading
Asia is known for its delicious dishes, delicacies, spices and flavors – but in some countries you can offer is very strange, if not creepy dishes that you are unlikely to ever dare to try. However, some of the dishes can be found both in Europe and in America.
This miracle of culinary art you can only find in Japan. It’s probably the most gigantic fish eyes you have ever seen. And, of course, the saliva in the mouth at the sight of this delicacy not occur. The only way to eat this thing is to quickly swallow it and forget, otherwise the consequences are very predictable.
These bloody pieces – the usual food cooking workshop in Laos, well, if you can’t wait to try the broth, you can always find it on the Phousy market in Luang Prabang.
This is the most common food in the household in the southern part of China; it is often possible to see how the bull testicles are hanging in a butcher shop, along with other types of meat. As the Chinese say, “we are open to any food”.
Boiled bat is a very valuable dish in Asia. And it is a very expensive dish and is a real delicacy. You can taste it in Fiji and other Asian countries. They say that it tastes like chicken. Continue reading