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Umami: 5 things to know about this mystery flavor

1- It is difficult to define While we all know from an early age how to identify the 4 basic flavors of sweet, salty, sour and bitter, the umami is much more difficult to recognize and define. In fact, it was not until the beginning of the 20th century that a Japanese researcher from the Univers ...

15
Mar
2022

Pastry: 5 tips to lighten cakes

e contains 100 g of butter you can put in 100 g of applesauce or 50 g of applesauce and 50 g of butter. Unless you want to add a particular fruity flavor to your cake, we recommend using applesauce (not banana sauce, for example). Applesauce has a very neutral taste that allows it to be used i ...

20
Jan
2022

Salt-free diet: what to replace salt with?

1- Replace the salty flavor with the acidic flavor Among the basic flavors, the acidic taste is the one that is closest to the salty taste on the tongue. That's why the first trick to replacing salt is to add a dash of lemon juice to your plate. Lemon juice can enhance the taste of a fish fil ...

29
Mar
2022

Koridashi : The Japanese cold brewed iced tea

ing in Japan. Also known as shinobicha, koridashi involves brewing tea leaves with ice cubes. As the ice melts, the tea leaves infuse the water with flavor. Teas brewed using the koridashi method are often described as being more sweet and mellow. This slow, meditative brewing process results in a ...

19
May
2022

Surprise your friends with these 10 Original Hams

mes for a month, then rehydrated and dried in the sun for a few days. It will be put into drying to age it for 6 to 9 months to develop its aroma and flavors. Thanks to its intense and slightly sweet flavor, it will be perfect to accompany a melon or watermelon for a light meal. Fenalar, the Viki ...

24
May
2022

10 Sausages to Spice Up Your Barbecue

combination of coarsely chopped pork, sage, rusk. The mixture is stuffed into natural pork or sheep casings. Sage adds a fresh taste to the meat and flavors your grill. Some modern recipes add Thyme or parsley to the mixture. Crayfish Sausage, all the flavors of Louisiana Crawfish boudin is a spe ...

10
June
2022

The edible chrysanthemum: an amazing vegetable plant

garnish your dishes, pick them when they are still young. With their beautiful yellow color, these flowers embellish dishes and give them a spicy flavor. Note that the leaves are also edible. The young leaves can be eaten raw in salads while the others are best prepared sautéed in a wok. ...

06
Oct
2021

Phytotherapy: each honey has its virtues

1- Acacia honey The acacia honey has a blond color and has the characteristic of remaining liquid for a long time. Because of its very mild flavor, it is often used to sweeten hot or cold drinks. It is most indicated in case of diabetes because its glycemic index is low (20). Indeed, it ha ...

21
Dec
2021

The lychee: 5 unusual things to know about this fruit

1- It is also called Chinese cherry The litchi, with a delicately floral flavor reminiscent of roses and muscat grapes, is a fruit native to China. It has been cultivated in that country for over 4,000 years, but has long remained a well-kept secret. View this post on Instagram ...

09
Feb
2022

Tips for Successful Salads

re are some rules to respect. Do not put too much or too little ingredients. Less than 10 ingredients is a good average to take advantage of all the flavors and textures and give your dish some identity. Finally, if the mixed salad is the only dish in your meal, consider adding protein so you do ...

30
May
2022

The Carob tree: the tree with small horns

urrounded by a yellow, mealy, sweet-tasting pulp. source: osvaldo gago Carob is used in different ways depending on the region. Its chocolate flavor makes it the counterpart of cocoa for poor countries, but it does not contain theobromine and caffeine like cocoa. It is rich in oligo-elements ...

20
Apr
2012

The nutmeg tree: the tree that gives the nutmeg

This kernel is surrounded by a red-colored aril (or husk), called macis. Copyright: Alexander Daniel Note: Mace also used as a spice has a flavor and fragrance similar to nutmeg, but less pronounced. As for the flesh of the fruit, it is edible and is usually eaten candied. Growing tip ...

24
Apr
2015

Electronic cigarette: puffs are not without danger

bited to minors in France, teenagers easily manage to get them on the Internet or even at tobacconists. These small colored sticks come in several flavors (strawberry, mango or pineapple flavor) that remind of candy and target a very young audience. In fact, the puff followers are not adults, ...

25
Jan
2022

Lemon bundt cake: the easy recipe

e top of your lemon cake and let it drip down the sides of the wreath by itself. Copyright: Audrey Vautherot With its buttery, tangy lemon flavor, this lemon bundt cake is the perfect accompaniment to a cup of black tea. Copyright: Audrey Vautherot ...

26
Jan
2022

Candlemas: an easy recipe for homemade Nutella

te: this first step of preparing the hazelnuts may seem tedious. But it's the secret to a successful homemade Nutella because it enhances the hazelnut flavor of your spread and provides a better texture by removing the skins from the hazelnuts. Preparation of the spread 1- Break the milk chocola ...

02
Feb
2022

The Meyer lemon: a citrus fruit to discover

1- It is a false botanical friend The Meyer lemon or Citrus meyeri is not really a lemon. This citrus fruit, native to China, has a complex genealogy. We had to wait until 2014 to find out its exact genetic origin: it is the result of a cross between a citron and a hybrid of mandarin and pomelo. ...

23
Feb
2022

Witch garden : which plants to grow ?

he first category of plants that are a must in a witch's garden are aromatic plants. Very rich in essential oils, these plants are appreciated for flavoring broths and sauces, for example in the form of a bouquet garni. But they also have many medicinal properties: - rosemary has depura ...

01
Apr
2022

Mustard shortage: how to replace this ingredient in cooking?

n mustard. The chili pepper but also the ginger can bring a spicy note to all your preparations. If you like its sweet and sour and slightly spicy flavor, you can also use as an alternative Worcestershire sauce of English origin. The soy sauce, a staple in Asian cooking, is perfect for deglazi ...

16
June
2022

The Healthy Barbecue: Our 6 Tips

u find in stores or finish the jars of fondue sauce from last winter, why not marinate your meats and other? Marinades are full of benefits, they add flavor, keep you from saucing, change the face of a dish and tenderize food. And the great thing about marinades is that you can innovate and change t ...

16
June
2022

Multicoloured mixed salad: a summer recipe

Ingredients Here are the ingredients needed to make a multi-colored mixed salad for 4 people: 3 medium tomatoes 1 cooked red beet 3 tablespoons of corn kernels 1 ball of mozzarella cheese a few sprigs of fresh basil garlic semolina For the seasoning: olive oil balsamic vinegar salt an ...

29
June
2022