Apple saved in Moscow restaurants
Apple Salvation, which we expect this Sunday, is celebrated annually on August 19. More religious, this holiday positively influenced the formation of culinary traditions in Russia. On the day of…

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Rice culture in the heart of Spain
Today we will begin the story about specific restaurants with a place that can and should be attributed to the type of “unexpected discovery” or “star in the outback”. This…

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Hachiko mode: why are you waiting for your order for a long time?
In fact, there is no single standard in time from accepting an order to taking it out to the hall. Each institution independently determines the cooking time of a dish,…

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How to develop your gastronomic taste?

Restaurant professionals often complain that the recent past of our country adversely affected the taste preferences of Russians. Soviet cuisine can be safely called a black gastronomic stain, even despite the fact that it brought to everyday life recipes for now such popular dishes as a Kiev patty, beef stroganoff, Leningrad pickle and many others. The creation of such a cuisine was triggered by the policy of slogans from the series “Public catering to the masses”, the post-war economic crisis and for a number of other reasons. But it was not always like that. Russia, at the crossroads of the continents, for centuries absorbed the food culture of its neighbors and enemies: the French, Nords, Asians. But because of the Soviet sausage and canning tinsel, it is sometimes very difficult for restaurant guests to switch to something “less understandable”, because the canceled “taste of childhood” has not been canceled.

The same French have their own gastronomic features. Firstly, the lexical vocabulary of gastronomy in their language tends to infinity, trying to convey all the shades of taste as accurately as possible with words. Secondly, food is not just eating, it is a whole philosophy called savoirvivre (translated from French, “know how to live”), which regularly appears on the pages of the media in a rather voluminous column of the same name. Continue reading

How do restaurants save on guests, and why is it not always bad?
We open a family restaurant - how much will it cost? Remember the moment in the movie "What Men Talk About" when one of the characters talks about visiting a…

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Menu from Boulanger, or what was served to visitors of the first French restaurants
The menu of the first restaurant in Paris did not differ in a wide selection of dishes. It was possible to order only broth or soup. And these dishes had…

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A student gave all her savings for dinner in a Michelin-starred restaurant, and that's what the waiter brought her
Everyone has their own ideas about how much dinner can cost in a good restaurant. If you clarify that we are talking about one of the best institutions in the…

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Craft drinks and dishes
There are less universal sushi - pizza - hookah - karaoke restaurants. More and more often, guests prefer to such establishments more focused cafes, pizzerias or hookahs - places where…

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