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
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 aren’t what they seem. But one thing is for sure, we are unconditionally hooked on this superfood.
Cultivated it for several millennia BC, and now the popularity of the product is almost the same as that of Ecuadorian bananas. Alma mater of this “fruit and vegetable” — Central America, and the main producer now — Mexico. There, the cultivation of avocado is considered more profitable than the cultivation of marijuana. And that’s saying a lot. Continue reading