Romanian cuisine is often criticized for calorie, excess fat and salt. But no one will go hungry, because the taste of the local gastronomy quality — above all praise. For centuries their recipes with Romanians shared the Serbs, the Hungarians, the Turks, but many dishes can be tasted only here. What to pay attention in the cafes and restaurants in Romania?
Meat is the basis of any meal
Meat is the basis of everything in the kitchen in Romania. Along with vegetables and feta cheese, it has generated a lot of interesting recipes that caught on and began to form the Romanian cuisine. Popular among local smoked bacon. How many in Romania in different regions, so many ways to spice up the bacon. Often use garlic, paprika, herbs, pepper, but the scent lends itself to the Smoking process. Romanians love to smoked dishes has led to the creation of smoked sausage is another delicious delicacy. Traditionally they are seasoned generously and searing sweet paprika, salt, cumin and garlic. As an option — Mici. These sausages cook without the shell, served hot and toasty much. Continue reading
Italian cuisine is world famous and very popular in Russia, but few know that the birthplace of pasta and pizza is famous not only for these two inventions. For those who are going to spend a holiday in Italy, Tripadvice have prepared a short guide to the most popular Italian dishes. Today we present the first part appetizers, soups and entrees.
1. Antipasti (antipasti)
Literally translated as “what is served before the pasta,” that is snacks. This cold appetizers of seafood, meat (often served thinly sliced ham and sausage), poultry, vegetables.
2. Caprese salad (caprese)
Named after the island of Capri and is one of the most famous Italian dishes. A very Patriotic dish, a variety of antipasti, where each ingredient is – tomatoes, mozzarella and Basil – represents one of the colors of the Italian flag.
3. Carpaccio (carpaccio)
Carpaccio is thin slices of raw meat or fish, marinated in lemon juice and olive oil. It is usually served with flakes of fresh Parmesan. Continue reading
What I like to eat in different countries? Surprising results of a survey of the world’s most popular recipes. On the first places of the European cooking school, and almost exclusively Asian dishes.
Ask any European, more or less familiar with the national cuisines of several countries of the world, which one is the best, and the most likely answer: French. Well, if he’s not Italian, not a Spaniard or Greek, of course. However, developed more recently by the Agency CNN a rating of fifty the world’s most beloved dishes of the evidence of the other taste – the ten best, according to 35-thousand people participated in the survey, has not included any French dish. So, what has changed in our time is culinary fashion?
In the top 10 were several dishes of Thailand. For some it may seem strange, but only not for those who had the opportunity to try the masterpieces of Thai cuisine and, most importantly, to compare them with the top dishes of other national cuisines. But the palm went to Indonesia. Moreover, twice. Yes, imagine that! Continue reading