Monthly Archives: July 2017
Kemex, hario, cold brew, aeropress, craft roasting – let’s try to understand what is more in the new coffee culture: snobbery of a closed club or the inspiration of evangelists and pioneers.
On request, “alternative coffee” dozens of articles titled “Five alternative ways to make coffee.” This files most often mention Chemex, Hario (or “funnel”), the siphon and the aeropress. In fact, this is the same way, immersion – full immersion of ground coffee in water, and differ only in the device for cooking. But even the choice of device is not important, and most importantly – the idea. Continue reading
We met the new chef of Moscow restaurants Nobu, visited the recently opened Italian restaurant “Mom will be glad” and the Russian-French Leo, looked at the Central market and the time-tested “Erwin. Recoveration” – will tell you what to eat, if there is time.
The Restaurant “Erwin Recoveration»
Address: Kutuzovsky PR., 2/1, p. 6
Three years ago, Alexander Rappoport opened on the site of a good restaurant Erwin even more luxurious “Erwin. Recoveration” at more than two hundred landings. Huge restaurant with a chic interior and a rich selection of fish and seafood on the menu. Continue reading
31 January in the gastronomic calendar is informally appointed as the birthday of vodka. The choice of this date is supported by the fact that on this day in 1865 Dmitry Mendeleev defended his thesis on “The connection of alcohol with water.” The view that the Russian chemist was involved in the emergence of “fair” is perhaps one of the biggest myths in the history of the dishes and drinks. Why – tell today in our material dedicated to vodka.
To understand what vodka is, you need to delve into the history of alcohol production and consumption. The first evidence of the existence of alcohol beverages date back to the tenth century BC, Ancient civilization from China to Mesopotamia used in food beverages, obtained by fermentation from cereals, grapes, honey, various fruits, beer, wine, cider and the like. Continue reading