"Gin Fizz": about people and about food
I think I discovered a superpower in front of me closed barely started bars and restaurants. Before I got to the place, which will be this review, had three times…

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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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In the spotlight: Bread
Today we will tell you how the first bread appeared, what varieties are now popular and where bread is sold, to which there are no questions. Started with the bread…

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Chardonnay

Grosseto trattoria is…

Grosseto is an Italian trattoria with an outdoor summer terrace, located on the Bank of the Angara river, on the Upper Embankment.

This place is:

— Early Breakfast (from 08:00 to 12:00 on weekdays);
— Tasty and hearty lunch or a quiet pleasant dinner;
— Friendly or business meeting;
— Family celebration;
— Children’s birthday. Continue reading

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

The adventure of shrimp in Moscow: 5 places where to eat them

Shrimp is always a celebration, a ritual and a waiting. The fact that Russia used to have with beer and without, is the Northern shrimp. It lives in the cold waters of the Atlantic and Pacific oceans, apparently small and pink. But not them. Our interest today — large and medium-sized, fleshy and sometimes scary, but bloody delicious moregate, which is served in Moscow restaurants.
From the point of view of creativity, the dish is quite boring, but only quality, freshness and imagination are important here. Without these components — this is the story of failed expectations and broken hope. For this article, a lot of shrimp was eaten, five chefs and sommeliers were interviewed. After all, without a decent wine and rest in the restaurant is not the same. Continue reading

Everything you wanted to know about modern wine
Everywhere there is a tendency to return to nature, naturalness and manual labor. If we talk about winemaking, here the history of alternative production methods began much earlier than in…

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"Gin Fizz": about people and about food
I think I discovered a superpower in front of me closed barely started bars and restaurants. Before I got to the place, which will be this review, had three times…

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Have a Toba with the sea bass, trofie tuna and copyright Baba
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…

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Eva Grill tried Breakfast in the cafe "aggie»
"Hey, where in Irkutsk it is possible to have a delicious Breakfast?"— asked me a friend who came to visit from another city. I, to be honest, fell into a…

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