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Appetite, like Carlson

Appetite, like Carlson

The cuisine of Northern people is considered boring and monotonous. I admit, some truth to that, but it is not less true that for us the same Scandinavian cuisine is much closer than Spanish or Greek, since our latitude is similar.

To me, the lack of attention to the cuisine of those countries where a lot of the time there is snow, due to the fact that the grapes under the snow as it is not growing. So, and autochthonous wines in these countries does not happen.

But on the anniversary gave me a bottle of Absolut. There really had nowhere to go – another invitation friends got buffet lunch. Since the main ingredients of the Swedish food – salted fish, meat, fresh and pickled vegetables, and begged the neighbors to vodka.

Let’s start with dishes resembling our vinaigrette, but the taste perhaps even better combined with the scalding drink. Prepare herring salad in Swedish. Herring cut into fillets (do not mess with the split, much less chopped into pieces and drenched unclear than fish), then into thin strips. The beets and the potatoes boil, cut into cubes, finely chop onion. Marinated (pickled, salty – this is a purely Slavic invention) cucumbers cut into cubes smaller, so do the eggs. In most Swedish of dishes is cut the fennel. There you have it – it’s great, Continue reading

Meat rolls with filling

 

The new Year is around the corner and many are already in the thoughts begin to lay the new year table, selecting all the most delicious and exquisite, regardless of the budget.

Meat rolls, the recipe for which my wife called “Another autumn”, traditionally served to our festive table in the New year here is fifteen years old because they are easy, simple, and most importantly, it turns out very tasty!

– pork fat (not salted) at the rate of 200 g per 1 kg of meat ;

– black and red ground pepper ;

– vegetable oil for frying ;

It all started with the fact that his wife read the recipe in a detective novel, where the protagonist was preparing this dish, giving a detailed description.

The novel was called “Another autumn”.

So, who cares, let’s go! How to cook meatloaf . or rather rolls? Very simply, the recipe is not complicated.

Meat rolls with filling

The main component we will, of course, meat. Namely, lean fillet of beef such size that it can be cut into layers at least 5×10 inches and a thickness of from 5 to 10 mm.

The meat is cut into layers. Better to do it when it is slightly thawed.

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Cooking meats

Cooking meats

On average, for second dishes for a family of 5 — 6 people take 1 kg of meat (one portion is usually up to 200 g). Of course, one may desire to increase or decrease this number. To beat the meat should be moistened with water on the chalkboard. To the flattened slices of meat when roasting is not wrapped, the edges have a few places to cut. When cooking veal and pork natural meat cut into cutlets and slightly separated from the bones so that it is well and fry in seed oil.

To check the readiness of meat, it is necessary to pierce it with the tip of a knife or fork. If boiled or stewed meat they are free and on the site of the puncture there is no pink fluid — this means that the meat is ready. Grilled meat is pierced to the middle of the piece and hold the knife or fork 3 to 4 seconds, then quickly remove and see if there is a colorless clear juice, the meat is ready. Have ready minced products with pressure on them with a knife appears colorless transparent juice. When cooking meat, pour it boiling salted water. Aromatic extractive substances remain in the meat. If the meat cover with cold water, they go into the broth.

Stewed meat in a sealed container with a lid. Previously, it is recommended to repel, salt and seasoning and fry in a pan. Ruddy crust on the surface of the meat prevents the release of meat juice.

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