Cocoa from the Dominican Republic – ways of making a unique drink
To Akao, like coffee, in the Dominican Republic is a major part of exports due to high quality, mouthwatering taste and aroma. Ground Dominican cocoa that they sell on the shelves of our stores, only slightly resembles the rich aroma of the drink that you can try only on vacation. In the souvenir shops of the country you can buy this product in powder or balls. Cocoa butter from the Dominican Republic is an important ingredient of balls. This component gives the drink a distinctive taste and favor.
From the history of cocoa
The birthplace of cocoa is Central America. Its appearance dates back to
1100 years BC. The Olmecs used the pulp to make alcoholic beverages, and seeds for hot drink with added water, corn, vanilla and pepper.
So looks ripe fruit cocoa
The Spaniards found cocoa in 1519 in the treasures of Montezuma II, when they conquered Mexico. Drink with pepper they don’t hit the spot, Continue reading
Saturday, February 8, celebrates the Day of Russian science. On this day ABC decided to cook a very tasty and refreshing dish with the use of molecular gastronomy.
The celebration of the Day of Russian science was established by presidential decree in 1999. The day was dedicated to the Foundation of the Russian Academy of Sciences, founded by Peter 8 February 1724.
More than 14 Soviet and Russian scientists, members of the RAS have been awarded Nobel prizes. First awarded in 1904,became academician I. P. Pavlov for his work on the physiology of digestion, and in 1908 the Nobel prize was awarded I. I. Mechnikov for works on the immune system. The last Russian became a laureate physicist K. S. Novoselov, who in 2010 won the prestigious award for his innovative experiments Continue reading
Great choice for a meatless table! And let the Russian, lean cuisine it has nothing, in all respects well suited!
Yes, this is the most that neither is a vegetable pilaf!
And not some sacedon out new recipes, and quite traditional.
There are Uzbek plov, there Samarkand, Fergana and Bukhara today I, no meat.
In General, in addition to the dried fruit in there sometimes add
chickpeas, Stalik did something with pumpkin.
But I was not a pumpkin or chickpeas, and go on a winter evening in search of these products had no interest!
Anyway, look. )
So, you need:
Prunes, dried apricots, seedless raisins, barberries (for sourness), long grain rice, onions, carrots, vegetable oil, water, salt, pepper, cumin.
As well as a stove, pot (a pot with thick walls) a couple of hours of time and desire. )
About proportions: In standard packing of rice (900 g ) need about 2 cups of dried fruit.
But this Continue reading