A tasteful journey to Ireland
The concept of the Ballymaloe Literary Festival of Food and Wine is based on the fact that all workshops, round tables and tastings are conducted by writers or journalists. The…

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Professional communication of a waiter with a client
According to independent statistics, the greatest influence on the client’s experience of visiting a restaurant is not made by the interior or the sophistication of dishes, not dishes for stylish…

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The best children's cafes in St. Petersburg
For children, every trip to the cafe is a special event. Even if we are talking about an ordinary family lunch or dinner, reinforcements during a long walk. What can…

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Top 7 favorite children’s dishes

Chicken cutlet with mashed potatoes
Undoubtedly, in the first place is a chicken cutlet with mashed potatoes. This dish at the same time combines the beneficial properties and taste of classic Russian cuisine. Mashed potato is one of the best side dishes for children, it has a texture suitable for babies and is well digested. To diversify the diet, mashed potatoes can add boiled pumpkin or celery, such an addition will significantly improve the taste and increase the level of usefulness of the dish. However, as everyone knows, the vitamins of children are of little interest, therefore, to please the little gourmets, you can add grated cheese to the puree.

Use the secret of famous chefs: beat mashed potatoes with a mixer or blender, so it turns out really airy! Continue reading

Oysters: instructions for use

Surely everyone heard that there is a rule: it is safe to eat oysters only in those months in the name of which there is the letter “P”. It all started back in ancient Rome, when people began to notice that in summer oysters brought from the Atlantic coast could easily be poisoned. They decided that the mollusks became poisonous. And even Cicero in the 1st century BC in a treatise dedicated to oysters reflected on the dangers of this food in the hot months and the introduction of P-taboo.

In fact, the oysters were not to blame. The Romans simply could not provide the necessary conditions for transporting sea delicacies in the heat, because shells are comfortable traveling at a temperature of + 1 + 4. Oysters spoiled on the road and became a health hazardous product. Continue reading

Children allowed: family cafes and restaurants of Riga and Jurmala

Sputnik guide to restaurants in Riga and Jurmala, in which it will be fun and tasty not only for adults, but also for children – both very young and those older

RIGA, Nov 12 – Sputnik, Dinara Nikiforova. Every woman, having become a mother and having first taken to the streets of her hometown with a pram, suddenly finds herself annoyed that she is no longer welcome here. In supermarkets, the stroller does not fit in the aisle, pedestrian crossings are not equipped with traffic lights, and the ramps of the underground passages are not designed for wheelchairs at all.

What can we say about friendly gatherings in a cafe – they even become a virtually unattainable dream. Continue reading

World cuisines - restaurants in Japan
The number one national hobby in Japan is going to restaurants. The Japanese simply adore exotic food and drinks for them. Leonid Gelibterman understood the thematic features of restaurants in…

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Guest Guide: Tel Aviv
10 places not to be missed in Tel Aviv: port of jaffa According to ancient Greek myth, Perseus liberated Andromeda here, and in the Old Testament, Noah built the ark…

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The best coffee in Rome
Coffee for Italians is a special national drink. During the day, residents of Rome usually drink more than one cup, so you can try well-prepared invigorating espresso or delicate cappuccino…

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Children allowed: family cafes and restaurants of Riga and Jurmala
Sputnik guide to restaurants in Riga and Jurmala, in which it will be fun and tasty not only for adults, but also for children - both very young and those…

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