Food in Thailand is very diverse and exotic. In Thailand to buy a ready meal from insects are everywhere. This is one of the highlights of Thai cuisine. Fried grasshoppers and other exotic for us treats are sold in Thailand straight from the stalls. Except the grasshoppers, here you can buy interesting and exotic dishes made from insects – rolls larvae of the silkworm, crickets in chocolate and stuff. Europeans, savour the taste of dishes from insects, say that their taste is not so bad. In General, all Thai (and not only) nation falls under the definition of entomophagy (Entomophagy) — the phenomenon of eating insects. In many Asian countries there are a whole cuisine on cooking insects. In fact, insects are eaten in more than a hundred countries around the world. This is not surprising.
Man is born omnivorous, but few are ready to take it to heart and eat, for example, bugs or crickets. Meanwhile, insect eating around the globe: they have more protein than chicken meat, full of iron, magnesium and other important elements, finally, it’s just delicious. Continue reading
As you know the rich have their quirks. Offer you top of the most expensive dishes and drinks…
The world’s most expensive nut-Macadamia tree height of 40 meters, it bears fruit for a hundred years. To breed and produce such a difficult nut, so it is not harvested more than 40 tons per year. One kilogram of Macadamia over 30 dollars. Wow nuts.
The world’s most expensive spice funny as it sounds, but it is the saffron. However, not one that we usually add in dishes. Prepare the seasoning of stamens, which are collected manually and then dried. In order to get 0.5 kg of seasoning, it is necessary to collect 225 thousand stamens. Therefore, a kilogram of saffron costs about 6 thousand dollars. Such saffron has a real taste for the flavor and taste of saffron to the dish for five people, enough six stamens.
The world’s most expensive Beluga caviar – albino. Bring this caviar from Iran, but quite rare. Therefore, one hundred grams of caviar cost about 2 thousand dollars. Continue reading
What a festive table without snacks, and what could be more delicious snacks from the mushrooms. Dishes from a large variety of fungi, from mushrooms is cooked first and second courses, and our chefs advise you to cook the most delicious meals of mushrooms to feast, Banquet, festive table. For the preparation of snacks you can use fresh mushrooms, salted and pickled. Prepare to get started, simply mushrooms with tomatoes and garlic . You can use white mushrooms or mushrooms, they should be boiled in salted water and slice. Fry in butter with tomatoes and mashed garlic when ready add green Basil. You can serve hot as an appetizer, garnish with herbs and sliced boiled potatoes.
Appetizer — caviar from mushrooms. For cooking eggs with mushrooms, need dried mushrooms 100g or 600g pickled mushrooms, 3 onions, butter. Cook the mushrooms, mince. Finely chop the onions and lightly fry in butter. Add the mushrooms and simmer for 15 minutes, mix well. In a prepared mushroom spawn add crushed garlic, vinegar, salt, pepper. Mushroom spawn can be used as a separate dish, as well as for sandwiches, canapés and as filling for tartlets or baskets made from puff pastry . Continue reading