We are all used to the extensive menu in catering establishments, but there were restaurants that served only one dish, and have a great success.
1. Chez rotisseur (Morocco)
It is a favorite of locals. It serves one dish – baked lamb’s head. For three generations this place has been family-owned and is in great demand.
By 9 am at the counter queue. All eaten without residue, and cranial bones: Buhara — give on duty at the institution cats.
2. Cha Ca La Vong (Hanoi, Vietnam)
It’s hard to believe, but since 1871 are cooked only fried fish only one way. To determine the location of Cha Ca La Vong easy, because the entrance is always a huge queue. Kasacavage catfish fillet, fried in saffron oil with ginger and herbs, served directly in the pan. As a side dish in unlimited quantities served steam rice and noodles. You can also try the best of Vietnamese beer. Continue reading
Gourmets all over the world crave more thrills, they can not be surprised raw fish in a fancy sauce or the meat of a lion, so they are looking for exotics worldwide, and it is not so difficult to find. Many national dishes, for example, Australia, Africa, India and South America, are quite usual for the inhabitants of these countries, but shocking for us, accustomed to the aristocracy, Europeans.
We all know the passion of Koreans for seafood, but some of their Hobbies cross the boundaries of our understanding, though perhaps not all that bad and really tasty. Unlike squid, octopus in South Korea not stewed, not boiled, not fried, not baked, and served at the table raw, living form, they are still moving and trying to escape from the plate. Seafood connoisseurs argue that the way meat is better chewed and digested faster. Continue reading
Part of any trip is discovering the local food, which in the literal sense of the expression “eyes on the forehead climb”. In this article we will introduce you to unusual culinary delights of different countries. But, as the author of Lonely Planet’s “Extreme cuisine” Eddie Lin: “the Difference between delicious and tasteless food consists of only two letters.”
Australia: large white larvae
These fleshy creatures were an important staple food of Australian aborigines for thousands of years. They grow up to 7 cm in length and are found in Central Australia in the roots nizkostvolnye and eucalyptus trees. There they Jivatma plant SAP before you turn into butterfly, if not to eat them before that. What if you still enjoy? This can only be compared to how bent a little balloon of liquid. It spreads out in your mouth like a SIP of red wine. Although the taste is more reminiscent of an egg.
Afghanistan: the testicles
Edible testicles come in all sizes: large bullish (also called “Rocky mountain oysters”) and small cock. The Chinese are fond of stewed testicles, and the Afghans are preparing lamb on a spit like a kebab. In Texas hold a festival dedicated to the bull eggs. For cooking they need to be cut (at this stage, disappear the faint of heart), remove the membranes and saute with lemon and sumac until soft. Continue reading