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…

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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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The whole truth about Digestives: tell experts
Digestif promotes rapid digestion of food, for this reason it is recommended to use at the end of the meal. One summer 2018 I was in Calvados – the home…

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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 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

Eva Grill visited the trattoria "on the area»
Hiding for a week and a half, I hatched a plan for the next March-throw in one of the Irkutsk wine bars. Apparently, there was a leak, because when I…

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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…

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Alternative coffee – philosophy or fashion?
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…

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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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