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
Sultan’s Golden Cake
Price: $ 1,000
Where served: Çırağan Palace Kempinski, Istanbul, Turkey .
Where can I order an omelet for one thousand dollars or to eat pizza for 8 thousand euros? The Forbes magazine decided to find out what restaurants serve similar edible “masterpieces”.
This cake can be enjoyed at the hotel’s restaurant, prepared with pears, figs, quince soaked in Jamaican rum for apricots, vanilla from French Polynesia, truffle, caramel and French wheat. Dessert covered with a layer of 24-carat edible gold. Silver casket of manual work, serving the cake, you can take home as a souvenir. To enjoy this culinary “masterpiece”, it must be arranged at least three days to an hour “X” – this is the warning the hotel. Continue reading
Vegetables are a versatile product that can be served fried, boiled, stewed, baked and even pickled. Vegetables are perfectly combined with any components of dishes and different sauces, they decorated the table. Typically, the vegetables are crushed into small pieces, so there is need fork and knife only to hold the vegetable, but doesn’t cut it. If the main dish was presented potatoes, boiled in their skins, to take it in hand and cleaned strictly forbidden – for cleaning it is necessary to use a fork and potato peel laying on the edge of your plate or on a napkin. Salads with a high content of lettuce leaves is also need to eat with a fork and shred the large pieces only using a fork. From a common bowl for a personal salad shift with a special spoon. The juice, formed from succulent vegetables, should be left in the dishes untouched.
Tomatoes – 3 PCs.
Zucchini – 2 PCs.
Potatoes – 3 PCs. Continue reading