with a tradition
Digestif contributes to the speedy digestion of food, for this reason it is recommended to use it at the end of a meal. Once, in the summer of 2018, I was in Calvados, the homeland of the brandy of the same name, where in five days I developed the habit of drinking this drink after eating. And I tell you, even after the most hearty dinner I felt great.
In addition, a digestif is an unspoken signal to stop dinner. Therefore, in case you want to escort guests, have a bottle in stock. And which one, our experts will tell.
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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 gastronomic and wine side of the poster was adorned with stars such as Madhur Jaffrey, who, with her books and television programs, created true world fashion for Indian cuisine; Claudia Roden is the author of many bestselling books on Middle Eastern and Spanish cuisine; writer and Michelin-based restaurateur David Thompson – Ambassador of Thai cuisine in the world; American chef David Tanis, writing for the New York Times; the most influential wine expert among women, the author of many remarkable books, Jancis Robinson and many others. Continue reading
In the mysterious countries of the East, where centuries-old traditions are carefully preserved and honored, the use of alcohol is strictly prohibited. Here you quench your thirst with fragrant green tea. And the best place for a leisurely tea party and wise sayings are teahouses.
A teahouse (“choyhona”, “teahouse”) comes from the words “choi” (tea) and “hona” (“hana”) – “room”, means “tea room”. According to legends, this is an institution where the passage of time stops, and visitors plunge into a peaceful state and conduct unhurried conversations. The teahouse has long been considered not only a cozy place where you can have a meal, but also a corner where you gathered to find out the latest news and much new from travelers and travelers. Continue reading