Delicate coffee and hack breakfasts in Cake & Coffee Union
I continue to try breakfasts in Irkutsk catering. The second institution for review this month, I chose a cafe-confectionery Cake & Coffee Union ("Union, cakes and coffee") that Karl Marx.…

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Green gold: everything you wanted to know about avocado
Avocado always seemed very mysterious overseas plant. As soon as he was called, and a vegetable, and nut and was like fruit (but not exactly) of the Laurel family. Avocados…

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Sweet journey: 5 desserts you didn't know about
Modern sweet tooth is difficult to surprise: all kinds of shops and coffee shops offer hundreds of desserts from different countries. Here you and the Austrian strudel, and Japanese sweet…

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How to become a bartender at home

An important role in the preparation of cocktails plays the necessary equipment. Shaker – a mandatory attribute of the profession. In a shaker, we mix a lot of drinks when the recipe has, for example, protein or egg yolk, juice, thick syrup or cream liqueur. All of the above ingredients require good mixing with ice, and there is hardly anything can replace the shaker.

It is also nice to have a spoon in the household bartender with a long handle and strainer (special strainer for pumping the drink from the ice). Another important attribute of the bartender (albeit home) – jigger. This is a metal measuring Cup, which you will measure the required amount of liquid ingredients from the recipe. You can, for example, just buy some “bartender set”, which includes everything you need. Continue reading

Breakfast with chef. Alexey Fokin, cafe "the Same pillow»
Decided! Open the loop an interview with "Breakfast with the chief." And the first thing I asked to visit Alexei Fokin, chef of popular projects in the city: bar "Molchanov"…

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Coffee trends 2019: what will delight coffee lovers next year
New year promises to pamper us with classic coffee of noble varieties and unusual flavors of cocktails based on your favorite drink. Cold brew Coffee cold brewing, firmly held at…

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A chef is a dream job?
Do you like to watch "Hell's kitchen" on TV or feel the real pleasure of watching another series about chefs on Netflix? It seems that everything is so simple. But…

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Meat & Bones: let's talk about bones
Meat connoisseurs will say, "Well, it's practically the same thing, three twin brothers cut from the same cut." Yes, that's right, the cut one, but the differences are still there.…

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