How to make coffee
A few “Golden”, but in essence very simple rules. the coffee pot should be cleaned and washed, because the essential oils from coffee build up on the dishes and broken down very quickly.
Water for coffee should be as soft as possible.
Coffee is recommended to fry and grind right before brewing. Store coffee in a tightly sealed jars made of tin or glass, away from condiments that smell.
To improve the aroma of coffee can add a pinch of salt or cocoa powder.
When cooking in pologamy vessel poured coffee medium grind, pour kepadamu insist 5 minutes during this time all the parts of the coffee are extracted. Then it is stirred, but not the metal spoon, and pour into another heated vessel.
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Water and milk.
To knead any dough liquid must consist of at least ½ glass of water for cultivation of yeast. The rest of the liquid ingredients allowed in any proportion: water, milk, sour cream, whey, yogurt, buttermilk, juices and other.
The milk makes the batter thicker and softer and gives it elasticity and firmness. But use milk need to be cautious. If you want to replace the water in the recipe for milk, the proportions should be different. Milk need to take a quarter less, and an excessive amount do not let the dough baked through. It is recommended to mix the milk with water in a ratio of 1: 1 (or even take a little less milk).
Combining the flour with water or milk, pour the liquid into the flour. If you do the opposite (add flour to liquid), the formation of lumps, from which it is hard to get rid of, and the dough can be mixed.
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Many spices and seasonings came to us from the East. Diverse in flavor, taste, and smell, they make our kitchen more rich and refined. One of these spices – ginger, which traces its history from Western India and South-East Asia.
This perennial plant belongs to the ginger family. It is grown widely in warm climates for medicinal and culinary purposes.
Ginger is also called the “horned root”, and this is no accident. Branched rhizomes and shoots do look like horns. Depending on the degree of processing of the root distinguish black and white ginger. Black is more pungent and tart, because he undergoes little processing, and the white is more gentle, he is subjected to a more Continue reading