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Iceberg Lettuce

Because this salad is distinguished from other similar vegetables that contains almost all the useful elements, including a large amount of folic acid, which the body needs for normal metabolism, normal blood circulation. It is best to use iceberg lettuce in fresh, since heat treatment destroys a large part of the available trace elements and vitamins. He can cook many various dishes, which gives it juiciness and extraordinary taste.

Simple salads of Iceberg

Very little time is required to prepare a simple and tasty dish using iceberg lettuce.

Several washed and dried lettuce cut into sticks, grate hard-boiled egg and a piece of cheese. To fill this light salad can be salted sour cream or mayonnaise.

Instead of eggs and cheese can be cut into sticks cucumber, tomato, sweet pepper and season salad with good olive oil. Do not interfere in a salad with finely chopped greens.

Iceberg lettuce, recipes we offer can be used for cooking savoury dishes. Continue reading

Extreme cuisine

There were times when, for us, unusual specialties were pizza and rolls. In the kitchens of various countries and peoples you can find many more exotic dishes that will impress if not taste, then our imagination.Although, for those countries where they were invented, it is quite normal food, even a delicacy.

What can offer hospitable hosts from the “special dishes”?

1.Sandwich with fried brains

The birthplace of the fried brain sandwich is Indiana (USA). Classically, the delicacy prepared from cow brains. Recently bovine brain was replaced by pork.

2. Rocky mountain oysters (bull testicles)

Rocky mountain oysters they’re bull testicles, they’re calf fries, Prairie oysters, cowboy caviar, and Montana tenderloin. Actually, the dish has so many names it’s the testicles of a young bull, which are removed in the process of branding a calf, the bull was less aggressive and grow more fat.

After removal, the eggs soaked in water, washed, cleaned and fried in batter. In some regions of the American West and Canada, where farmers have been breeding cattle, are special festivals dedicated to the culinary treatment of the testicles of a young steer. Those who have tried it assert that delicious delicacy. Continue reading

Exotic dishes that you will hardly decide to try it

About exotic cuisine, which dares to try not everyone is a foodie, we have already mentioned. Looks like it’s time to complement this list. Moreover, if the last time fried locusts could cause salivation among many, of today’s dishes for a true connoisseur, so if you have lunch or dinner, it is better to postpone the reading of the top for later.

Let’s start with the “Balut”. It is an Eastern dish of eggs, almost out of eggs. In the East generally like to use this product in all sorts of exotic species that the Europeans never dreamed of, in the tea stand, in the limestone. “Balut” is the embryo of a duckling who grew up in the egg. First, eggs are loaded in a special room in the form of the incubator where the eggs Mature until the Chicks won’t appear plumage. And then the delicacy is cooked in water and eat the contents. In Cambodia and Vietnam, this dish is considered a delicacy, Oh, no defenders of nature!

Another dish of Turkic origin, called “Pacha” . it may well be delicious, if you throw some preconceptions. It’s just boiled lamb’s head, cut up the head of the family. Unless someone can scare appearance. By the way, don’t be alarmed if the dish with a similar name will prompt you where nibud Turkey, there is “Pacha”, the same thing that “Hush”, that is, to brew a certain type of meat, like warm jelly and it’s not necessary that this meat will be the head. Continue reading

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