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How to make orange brew (kvass)

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The orange brew is quite a rare drink for us, maybe because we are more readily to eat oranges in the winter season, and on the other hand, we feel thirstier in summer. Nevertheless, it’s a wonderful drink to serve on the holiday table instead of those shop stored sodas. But you should previously exercise in its preparation. Probably someone will be eager to add more or less sugar, yeast or oranges into the brew, while another one will prefer to change the time of fermentation or simply will dislike the taste of this drink. Oranges - 1 big or two medium Sugar - 10 oz (300 ...

How to make salted crackers for beer

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The home-made salty crackers are not only safer than the ones we buy in the shop, but they also let you “recycle” the stale bread. As for their taste, it differs a bit from the one the bought crackers have, which doesn’t mean it is worse. Any kind of bread is suitable, and you can use any spices and herbs you like. The quantity can also be different, in this case I am going to make just a few crackers. Any bread - 10 oz (300 g) Vegetable oil - 1.8 oz (50 g) Salt, black powdered pepper and dry basil - 1 flat tsp of each Garlic - 2 cloves A baking dish or a sheet pan Food ...

How to cook crispy snake skin snack

Date:      Author:     Category: Exotic dishes
Not only the snake meat is used in cooking but also a snake skin can serve as a dish. It will make a perfect snack if you pickle it in the soya sauce first and then fry in the deep fat. Snake skin Soya sauce Red chili pepper We are going to use the skin left after the trunk was cut. The snake skin is used not only for wallet and purse making but for cooking a tasty crispy snack. For this purpose you need to prepare beforehand the skin removed by "stocking" method. At first we cut the snake skin into portion lengths. Cover the ...

How to cook cottage cheese pancakes

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My son hates cottage cheese and cannot stand any cake cheese for kids that you can easily find in any grocery store. That is why in order to include this healthy foodstuff into his food ration I try to cook the dishes with cottage cheese as much as possible. For example, cottage cheese pancakes like these. In this recipe I cook a lot of pancakes, so if you need to feed a kid you can cut the amount of ingredients three times. Cottage cheese - 1.1 – 1.3 lb Eggs - 2 pieces Sugar - 3 tbsp Vanilla sugar - 1 bag Flour - 1 cup Oil for frying In ...

How to cook ingenious snack – stuffed eggs decorated with little spiders

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Stuffed eggs – is one of the usual dishes on a festive table. In spite of the variety of fillings offered, in most cases they look almost the same. Having spent only a few minutes, you may decorate stuffed eggs with small spiders from olives, and this course absolutely becomes one of the most original on your table. Boiled chicken eggs – 10 pieces Canned tuna – 1 can Olives We peel boiled eggs. Cut them into halves. We spread yolks over a plate. Add canned tuna meat, mash everything with a fork. You may add a bit of ...

How to cook rice noodles with the snake meat

Date:      Author:     Category: Exotic dishes
The snake meat is exotic for us but it is a traditional meal in Asian countries. So the right way of cooing the snake meat would be using the ingredients that traditionally belong to Asian cuisine but may seem unusual for us. The very Asian ingredients will emphasize the taste of this specific meat. It is hard to imagine Italian pasta with the snake meat, but the roast snake with rice noodles is the perfect combination of meals. Rice noodles Snake meat Vegetables (carrots, sweet pepper, onion, garlic) Tomato paste Salt, ...

How to cook roast snake

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If one casts all prejudices aside and "forgets" the origin of meat, the snake meat will prove to be a dietetic product. It contains almost no cholesterol at all, three times less fat than beef. Its calorie content is about 100 kcal per 3.5 oz (100 g), in addition the snake meat is quickly digested in the stomach. You shall not forget about the healing power of the snake meat (that is not scientifically proved but well known among Asian popular healers). This meat is the strongest aphrodisiac, increasing potency, healing female diseases and strengthening the wellbeing in general. Among a great variety of ...

Quick and easy way to peel a pomegranate

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All my previous attempts to peel and deseed pomegranates usually resulted in my hands covered with pomegranate juice and the table cloth decorated with bright scarlet spots. In addition to that, the most of the seeds were spoilt. Now I know a very quick and easy way to peel the pomegranate. Besides, all the seeds remain in good condition and my hands - clean. With great pleasure I share it with you. Pomegranate Sharp pointed knife Make a round cut under the top (the crown) of the pomegranate. Don’t cut deep, only the ...

How to cook snake soup

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The dishes cooked of the snake meat are traditionally considered to belong to exotic Asian cuisine. In Chinese restaurants you may taste about 70 various snake dishes. Actually the snake meat is tough by itself, it has a specific smell but if it is cooked the right way the meat is very tender and delicious with a taste resembling chicken. Today we are going to cook snake soup. It is one of the easiest dishes to cook and you will find it very tasty even if you are no fan of Asian cuisine with its strange dishes of worms and fried insects. Snake Vegetables (potato, carrot, green ...

How to make a healthy drink of beet and honey

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I think everyone is aware of the useful characteristics of beet and honey. They contain both vitamins and microelements without any dangerous additives. If you suffer from elevated pressure, low level of hemoglobin or if you have problems with the digestive tract, this drink will suit you perfectly. It is also believed that it purifies the blood. What is more, preparing this drinkis as easy as an apple pie, and it tastes nice. I opted for this recipe exclusively because I suddenly had my pressure risen and my hemoglobin fallen after moving to another country. Now I make the drink not only for my health’s ...