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
When we consider our food, we don’t think about it too, and in fact sometimes note that it’s normal. However, there are some products that are so unusual and dangerous that they can fight off any appetite. In this collection you will see poisonous shark meat, neurotoxic fruit salad and frogs-bulls…
Greenland sharks are dangerous not only while kayaking, but also for the stomach. The fact that the Greenland shark does not have the ability to urinate, resulting in a huge amount of ammonia and oxide of trimethyl removed from the body of the shark through the tissue. Enterprising residents of Greenland developed a traditional dish known as Spat, which is an aged shark meat. Besides that the smell of shark meat is almost unbearable, the consumer is faced with a potential threat of organ damage, intoxication and disease from poisons that are still present in the meat. 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