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…

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Drink&Dranik: Where to eat and drink in Minsk
There are a lot of beautiful cities and only two types of people in the world: those who can see beauty only if its concentration is off scale, and those…

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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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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” restaurant “33” and, of course, “The same pillow” (hereinafter simply “Pillow”). In the legendary cafe and agreed to have Breakfast with Alexei.

Weekday. “Pillow” just opened, and I already had to argue a little with a regular guest of the cafe. She certainly wanted to sit at a table with chairs by the window, which we have chosen with the photographer. The hall was filling up before my eyes; in a rare institution in the morning there is such a revival. Continue reading

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 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

Eva Grill in "BBB" cheered up not coffee, and service
Summer morning include Hiking and breakfasts outside the home. Agree with me? So I decided to walk on Karl Marx and go to one of the institutions. According to my…

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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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Relevant recommendations Lisa Siropulo
"You know it's been two and a half years since you released a set of current recommendations?"— I was stunned recently by the editor. «No. And is that really so…

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Instead of plastic: ethical consumption - new black
On the eve of the may holidays, the Ministry of natural resources announced that it plans to ban all disposable plastic utensils. The European Union has completely banned plastic packaging…

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