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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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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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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“Pita bar”: home simplicity

Even on vacation I can not pass by interesting projects. Ah very wanted to tell you about some institutions. Moreover, Eva Grill externally passed in June “Breakfast” and needs a breather. I’ll take over for a while. And I’ll start with a new place on Karl Marx — “Pete bar”, an institution, the appearance of which I was really happy.

“Pita bar” resembles a small cafe in a European town. Modestly decorated, small space, 5-6 close-set tables, because of the bar is clearly visible kitchen, which employs chefs led by the owner (former chef of a famous institution, by the way). The man and about the menu tells the guests, and prepares for them, and the opinion of the dishes learns. Continue reading

History of vodka, and where to drink it in Moscow restaurants

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

Gastronomic enclave: where to eat in Kaliningrad

Kaliningrad is a Russian city, situated on the Baltic sea in the mouth of the pregoli river, with the manners of a European aristocrat. The mix of the Russian-Soviet present and the Prussian past can be clearly seen here. Kaliningrad is beautiful, there are many attractions that deserve special attention, but in this review we will focus on the gastronomic culture – in this city you can find an institution for every taste.
Gastrobar “Salt»
The address: street of Cosmonaut Leonov, 55

The main “feature” of the gastrobar is that almost all dishes of the menu are prepared from local products. Come here full or just go for a snack – it will be a mistake, because you just want to try again and again. Continue reading

Eva Grill ate strawberry freak
May continues and I go to bakeries and pastry shops. Before proceeding to the main topic of the review, I will tell you a little background. It so happened that…

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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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Focus: food Designers
Designers of food settled in the kitchens of modern Housewives. No longer need to think about what to cook for dinner, and drag from the store packages – products with…

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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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