Cooking as a vocation. 7 reasons to become a cook
In an era of total scarcity, cooks became, in order to be closer to the products, to work in warmth and contentment. The profession of a cook was considered one…

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Mint julep
Mint julep is one of the oldest and most famous cocktails. It is not clear when it was precisely mixed for the first time, but it is reliably known that…

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Home baking as art
I just love baking, especially homemade. All these delicious cupcakes and muffins, buns, pies, donuts, rolls, cakes - my weakness. It is certainly harmful for the figure, but if the…

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Home baking as art
I just love baking, especially homemade. All these delicious cupcakes and muffins, buns, pies, donuts, rolls, cakes - my weakness. It is certainly harmful for the figure, but if the…

Continue reading →

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Tarte Tatin – Apple Pie

Who among us has not tried apple pie? Everyone has their favorite recipe, which lifts up your mood with a cup of tea. French cake inside out – another modification on the apple theme, unusual, beautiful and very tasty!
The history of this dessert begins at the end of the 19th century, and as it should be, it was overgrown with beautiful legends. But as the French say, if you can not figure out the situation – cherchez la femme. In the story of tartin, tateen was not without a woman either.
In the small town of Lamotte-Beuvron, in the province of Sologne, a certain gentleman by the name of Tatin opened a small hotel, whose management after his death was inherited by his daughters Stephanie and Caroline. Continue reading

Pancakes at Shrovetide
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…

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Delicate Chocolate Cake
This is a very big and heavy cake. It must be prepared in advance, at least 12 hours. For the cake, we need: For cream interlayer: 6 large eggs, 2…

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