Jakarta- The figure of Kim Jong Il continues to be remembered though is dead.In the framework of the 75th anniversary, North Korea’s degree of competition cook for 3 days.
The birth of Kim Jong Il on February 16 is celebrated as a national holiday in North Korea.The special day even named “Shining Star Day.”Not much different from the birth of his son, Kim Jong Un called “Day of the Sun” in April.
North Korea held a series acarapun to commemorate the birth of Kim Jong Il.One of them is a national cooking competition on February 7 to 9, 2017. The competition was attended by more than 300 participants.
Reportedly International Business Times (10/2), this information is obtained from Reuters that receive video from North Korea’s official news agency, KCNA.Unfortunately, the Reuters could not verify the authenticity of the video content independently.
“I’ve followed the cooking competition this several times, but I learn new things every time to participate. This time I serve soup meat balls pheasants. Poultry meat is good for health and taste sweet,” said Pak Hye Ok, one of the participants.
According to Pak, pheasant meat processing does not need much seasoning.He said, “Nothing can beat the taste of pheasant meat fresh if seasoned salt with a fitting.”
There is also a female bartender who show action.In the video he is seen churning blue drinks.Complete with cherry, pineapple chunks and cocktail umbrella drinks were finished decorating.
Kim Yong-il, one of the researchers of Korean Association of Cooks which jury said cooking competition like this helps promote Pyongyang cuisine.As this year is the 7th year the implementation of the North Korean national cooking competition.
“With the cooking competition, we can demonstrate high standards of ability ripe North Koreans were high and the effort they make this dish with the original recipe. I think this could be a significant momentum and means to improve the diet of our citizens,” said Kim Yong-il.
Earlier in April last year a similar cooking competition drew sharp criticism.Because the cooking competition, which was held to commemorate the anniversary of Kim Jong Un are caused scarcity of food that makes some North Koreans starved.
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Jakarta- Kingfisher has just earned the best fish and chips in England.These outlets are even predicted to soon receive a Michelin star.
National Fish & Chips Awardsin the UK which took place January 26, 2017Fish and Chips Kingfishercrowned as the national winner of the category of IndependentTakeaway Fish and Chip Shop of the Year Award.These stores are located in Plymouth, Devon to the main menu of 13 different types of fish.
Visitors can taste traditionalfish and chipsiconic British form of cod and haddock.Alsofish cake sardinesto lobster.A plate offish and chipscod big size euro appreciated 8:55, or about USD 121,000 here.
Quoted fromMirror(11/2), Kingfisher predicted too soon received prestigious awards in the culinary world in the form of a Michelin star.Michelin inspectors will reportedly tastedfish and chipscod and lobster mainstay of the restaurant while visiting Plymouth, Devon.
Michelin Party said, “We know the existence of this restaurant (Kingfisher) and our inspectors consider to visit him during a visit to Plymouth.”Team inspectors will assess fish and chips based on the quality of ingredients, the technical expertise of the chef, the clarity of flavor, to balance the menu here.
In response,Craig Mawwho runs Kingfisher alongside Nikki Mutton said, “None of us have ever eaten in a Michelin starred restaurant but we were pleased Michelin consider our restaurant.”
Craig added, “Maybe it’s a matter of time wherefish and chipsis now at the level of awards, many of us balancing options menu of traditionalfish and chipswith a modern menu. You are now not only enjoy cod and haddock.”
Many requests for other types of fish, according to Craig, makingfish and chipsrestaurant now offers a greater selection.”And we are famous for serving lobster and chips,” said Craig.
Jakarta- On Valentine’s Day, you can come as a couple to this cafe.There is a delicious sweet dessert for tea together.
Cacaote located in Senopati, South Jakarta is not only has delicious chocolate pralines.You could also try 15 flavors of cake with unique flavors.
There are three types of cake into the cake Cacaote mainstay since its foundation.Starting from Cacaote, Dark Chocolate and Hazelnut and Salted Caramel Eclair.
Photo: detikfood”Chocolate cake named Cacaote has seven layers. There are chocolate sable, praline cream, sticky caramelised nuts, chocolate sponge, dark chocolate cream, dark chocolate mousse and chocolate glaze,” said Darryl Iswaratioso, executive pastry chef Cacaote (10/02).
Cacaote has a soft texture with a suitable sweet taste sensation accompanied by sips of hot tea.Very fitting for you who loved the cake with dark chocolate flavor legit.
In contrast to Cacaote, Salted Caramel Eclair it has a crunchy texture.”What distinguishes this eclair with others, we use a crunchy biscuit on top eclair itself. So the surface a little rough,” adds Darryl.
Choux pastry filled with salted caramel cream, salted caramel hours, almond and caramel chantilly.Legit smooth in the mouth.
Photo: detikfoodIf you want a cake with a beautiful heart shape, you can choose the Raspberry and Vanilla.Vanilla jaconde with little compout layer of green apple, vanilla brulee match coincided with raspberry mousse and sprinkled with raspberry glaze.
The price offered for a slice of delicious cake is priced at around Rp 40,000 to Rp 55,000.
Jakarta- Valentine this year would like to give a special gift for a loved one?Domino England held the competition to get the pizza ring.
In addition to chocolate, Valentine apparently closely related as well with pizza.Many restaurants that serve pizza to the menu unique gift for Valentine.Previously, there has KFC with pizza on cockthen Pizza Express with Love Booth, also Kit Kat with pizza cocolan chocolate.
Now turn to Domino, one pizza store network, helped celebrate Valentine.Two years ago, Domino put out pizza shape of a heart, but this year, more attractive.Reported by cosmopolitan.co.uk (02.13.17), Domino England made Valentine’s Day competition for a unique gift that rings pizza.
Photo: DominoThe idea was inspired by the survey that says that 6% of men planning to propose to his girlfriend with food.Valentine moment also would be a good time.
The ring itself is 22-karat gold diamond-shaped pizza with toppings.Suitable for men who want to express their commitment to a beloved partner.
The competition starts on February 10 until February 14 2017.Untuk follow it, customers need to click the ‘going’ in the event ValenDineIn on FacebookOfficial Domino and commented.There are only 4 winners were chosen at random on 15 Februari.Selain ring, the winner will also get a Box of Love contain blankets pizza, deep dish pizza and jumpers.
Photo: DominoIn anticipation of the crowds of visitors on this day of love, Domino also serves pizza with more than the usual amount.Mentioned, 475,000 pizza will be prepared.
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Fried rice wrapped in an omelette so practical tasty dish.Coupled with tomato spice up curry, the food is a favorite of the Japanese and Korean.
Omurice or omuraisu an amalgamation of the word omelet and fried rice.Omurice so favorite home-cooked dishes and Western-style restaurant or izakaya in Japan.
According to the story, omurice created by restaurant called Renga-tei in the area of Ginza, Tokyo at the turn of the 20th century.The chefs get inspired wrap rice with eggs as well as serving Chakin Zushi.
Omurice, Fried Rice Wrapped Eggs Popular in Japan and Korea
In the manufacturing process, omurice formulated with ingredients such as white rice, chopped garlic, tomato sauce and salt.The fried rice is processed into omurice is usually given a complement to chicken, shrimp, peas and mushrooms.
Fluffier savory fried rice is then placed on top of a half-baked omelet cooked in a wok-shaped box.Not only wrapped, some people also presents omurice freeform like rilakuma.
Omurice, Fried Rice Wrapped Eggs Popular in Japan and Korea
Not only in Japan, omurice also popular in Korea.However, the present Korean kimchi fried rice with additional and plated with a fried egg.
In addition to the complementary presented with tomato sauce and mayonnaise, omurice also have another version that is topped with a curry sauce (omukare) and yakisoba wrapped in an omelette (omusoba).
Although not much, still there is a restaurant that provides shark meat.How is this meat consumption in the rules of Islam?
Shark known as a ferocious carnivorous animals.However, these animals are also used as food ingredients, mainly in China.Such as shark fins are valuable.
Several restaurants, restaurant or just stalls beach in Indonesia sometimes also provides a menu of sharks.For example, soup shark.
There are Muslims who eat processed shark, but some are hesitant to be halal.Moreover, there is a hadith that prohibits the consumption of animal fangs and fierce.
In Halal Journal No.119/2016 of LPPOM MUI, discussed the legal consumption of shark meat.Indeed, there is the hadith narrated from Abu Hurairah, he said that the Prophet said, “Every beast fangs, then eating it is haram.”(Muslim)
Other hadeeth of Ibn ‘Abbas said, “Messenger of Allah prohibits eating every fanged beast, and every kind of bird that have nails for gripping.”(Muslim).
But when viewed from the text of the hadith and Asbabul wurud hadith that explains the problem with wild beasts, the scholars say it applies only to the limited land animals.Not including aquatic animals, fish or marine animals.Because for marine animals is no proof (nass) else is Lex Specialist (special provisions) which stated about the consumption of marine animals.
Meanwhile, in the Quran mentioned Allah says which means: “lawful for you prey sea and food (derived) from the sea.”(Surah Al-Maidah: 96)
From Ibn Umar, the Messenger of Allah said, “We are permitted two carcasses and blood. The two carcasses are fish and locusts. While the two are blood liver and spleen.”(Reported by Ibn Majah).
Ibn Hajar Al-Asqolani also said, “There is no dispute of the scholars that the fish is a type of animal that is lawful. That there is a dispute among them are aquatic animals that have the same shape with terrestrial animals such as humans, dogs, pigs and snakes.”
Verses and hadiths that have been mentioned shows at once into the proposition that the marine animals consumed halal.If there is disagreement, such as seals or sea pig, it is relatively insignificant.Because jumhur Scholars agree that the sea animals kosher.
Halal Journal mentions the scholars agreed that all marine fish species it lawful for consumption.Except that raises mudhorot or danger to human health.With this provision, the wild sea animals and wild like shark or shaped like seals and sea pig, generally lawful.
Cinnamon widely used as seasoning.This fragrant spice turned out to have the unique facts to be interesting.
Who would have thought the cinnamon was once a rare and expensive commodity.Brown spice also has other benefits besides as seasoning.Foodbeast(25/9) released a variety of interesting facts about cinnamon as follows:
1. Two types
There are actually two types of cinnamon in the world.The most common types are the varieties “Cassia” from Indonesa and China.But the type of cinnamon plant “Ceylon” is said is the truth.This plant is now more popular as a tea.Originating from Sri Lanka and Madagascar.
Lies the key difference between Cassia and Ceylon is Cassia has more coumarin therein.These toxic compounds made cinnamon that many of us encounter becomes dangerous if consumed too much, especially by pregnant women.
2. Form of the Roman emperor regret
Roman Emperor Nero used to argue with his wife because he was spending too much time in the fight.He then punched her in the gut of up caused death.To make up for the regret, the Emperor Nero burned cinnamon as much as possible of that he found around the cemetery.When that cinnamon is a scarce commodity so he hoped it could show her how sorry he had killed his own wife.
3. Oil cinnamon
Not only powder, cinnamon oil is also beneficial.When applied to the skin to avoid mosquito bites.The trick is to add a few drops of cinnamon oil or lotion sunscreen to skin that will be used.
4. Make hair shine
Hair can be more shine with the use of cinnamon.How, for a mixture of several spoons cinnamon powder with honey or conditioner used.Apply on hair and rinse thoroughly.
5. It used to be very expensive precious
In the first century, cinnamon is very expensive, especially in Rome.The herb is considered a valuable commodity because of high demand and low supply.Reportedly the price of cinnamon was 15 times more expensive than silver.But when the rules relating to the overseas exploration was made, cinnamon become more readily available and more affordable.
6. Materials pemberakatan
Cinnamon is used to preserve dead bodies in Ancient Egypt and Moses.All thanks to a fragrant aroma.According to the Old Testament, cinnamon was also added to the sacred oil for the ceremony.
7. Help stabilize blood sugar
Various analyzes and studies have shown beneficial cinnamon bagu patients with diabetesbecause it can stabilize blood sugar.Also reduce LDL cholesterol levels and trigiliserida are bad for the body.