Cuisine Of Belarus
Belarusian national cuisine has evolved over centuries. Belarusian culinary traditions is a mix of simple recipes and refined dishes of the nobility, an extensive use of local ingredients, unusual cooking methods.
Old Belarusian recipes have survived to the present day, and the interest in them among the guests of the country grows.
In restaurants with national color you will find not only people’s kitchen . but fine dining . which was served in the residences of the Belarusian magnates .
To try national cuisine and rural tourism estates . where to prepare dishes which are often common in only one area – use only fresh farm products.
Here they bake bread according to old recipes and technologies, prepare homemade meat delicacies . cheeses from cow’s or goat’s milk, and sweets made of honey, apples and cranberries.
In the home kitchen of Belarusians national dishes. Among the most beloved – and machanka Vereshchaka . homemade sausage, pancakes. sorcerers, dumplings, potato pancakes, cold beetroot soup from sorrel, mushroom soup…
Old Belarusian cuisine
Belarusian cuisine was formed under the influence of two main factors:
active farming and extensive use of local ingredients
the influence of the neighboring Continue reading
Recipes of meat dishes
butter – 1/2 tsp.;
flour – 1/2 tsp.;
low-fat broth – 50 g;
onion, salt to taste.
Boil 50 grams of meat clean from the tapes, oil and mince. In a saucepan, melt butter 1/2 teaspoon (5 g), bring to the boil, simmered it is not a large slice of onion, then meat, sprinkle everything with flour (1/2 teaspoon), stir well, add a little low-fat broth, salt, cover and simmer in the oven. Ready, the stew should be wiped through a sieve and add 3 g of butter.
Note to parents: minced meat you can give the child a bun in the form of a sandwich, porridge, vegetable puree, or add to the broth.
80 g beef or calf’s liver well washed with hot water, remove the bone and remove the membranes. At the bottom of the pan to pour cold water and add the liver, simmer until soft on a low flame or on a steam bath in a pot of boiling water you need to put the pan with the liver. Ready mild liver skip through Mincer, then RUB through a sieve. The broth in which it was stewed liver need to filter through a cheesecloth and pour the pureed liver. Ready liver puree 1/2 teaspoon (3 grams) of butter and salt to taste.
liver(veal, beef) – 200 g;
creamy Continue reading
The most exotic dishes of the world
For us as Europeans, the most exotic dishes are Asian cuisine. By the way, for Asians – our cuisine is too exotic, and fried potatoes most of them will turn the nose.
First of all it should be noted that such an ingredient in exotic dishes like snake meat. Moreover, the greater variety of poisonous snakes found in the dish, the tastier it is. The taste of Asians, of course. But the most piquant moment in the dinner is that the slightest negligence chefs leads to the death of the taster. Because every cook knows how to cook shrimp for a couple, nowadays everyone knows how much you need to cook the snake meat.
Another poisonous creature, the dishes of which just love the Japanese fish fugu. A dish is very expensive, so not every tourist can afford. The poison of puffer fish is not just deadly, it has no antidote. The most toxic body of the puffer fish is the liver. Ironically, this interesting fact does not diminish the number of people willing to eat her raw. The parade of dozens of gourmet a year when it dies.
In addition to poisonous dishes there are several dishes just unpleasant. In Korea as a snack you can offer a live octopus, or rather, his tentacles. Wriggling legs of a living creature is cut off and put in his mouth. There are cases when moribund remains of the octopus block the breathing holes and dinner people die Continue reading