Torta (from Italian. Torta, earlier from Lat. Torta, round bread) is a dessert, a type of cake, consisting of one or several cakes soaked in cream or jam. On top of the cake is usually decorated with cream, icing and / or fruit.
There are also savory types of cakes (for example, a liver cake), while the name “cake” indicates rather the design of the dish: laying the ingredients in layers with possible subsequent decoration of the top layer. In the example with a liver cake: fried bread cakes made from liver mince with a layer of mayonnaise, decorated with greens on top. Continue reading
Ever since pagan times, the pancake in Russia is a symbol of the sun. It was believed that the more you cook pancakes on Maslenitsa, the more fertile the land will be, and therefore life will be richer …
Pancakes stuffed with chicken and vegetables
Viennese pancake pie
Pancakes with cheese and mushroom sauce
Envelopes with cottage cheese
Pancakes on kefir Continue reading
The world of pastry art is amazing and unpredictable! And before you and I first opened the book of sweet recipes, millions of amateurs and professionals, pioneers and inventors, left their indelible mark on pastry art, the evolution of which we can admire today.
For knowledge and entertainment, we have prepared for you 9 interesting facts about the pastry art, which will surely inspire new delicious achievements! №1. Thank you, Egyptians. It turns out that confectionery was first imported to Europe during the Muslim invasion in the far VII century – before that, unbalanced Europeans were only happy with fruit, fresh or dry. Continue reading