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31
Mar

PIQUILLO PEPPERS WITH GRILLED PLANTAINS

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FOR 4 PERSONS Difficulty: Easy Preparation: 20min INGREDIENTS 4 Piquillo Peppers 1 Plantain Single Cream Sugar Olive Oil PREPARATION Poach the piquillo peppers in a frying pan with some olive oil. Sprinkle some sugar on the plantain slices and grill them. Place a plantain slice on each piquillo pepper. Add some single cream and serve.

31
Mar

GRILLED SPRING ONIONS WITH ANCHOVIES

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PARA 1 PERSON Dificultad: Easy Preparation: 10min INGREDIENTS 1 Spring Onion 2 Anchovies Black Olives Tapenade PREPARATION Grill the spring onion, place it in a dish. Place 2 anchovies and some tapenade on the onion. THE CHEF’S ADVICE You can use your favourite onion variety for this dish.

31
Mar

VEAL TENDERLOIN AND BRIE CHEESE SANDWICH

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FOR 2 PERSONS Difficulty: Easy Preparation: 15min INGREDIENTS 2 brie cheese slices Butter Olive oil Old style mustard Salt Pepper PREPARATION Butter bread slices with butter on both sides. Heat them low flame in griddle. Season veal tenderloin with salt and pepper and grill them to one’s taste. Make the sandwich with the veal and

27
Mar

SPACE FOOD

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The Chinese space station is experimenting with rice and watercress farming in microgravity conditions. It also has a silkworm breeding centre because some researches indicate they could be a good protein source in future long duration space trips.   Watercress has already flowered and some rice plants have reached 10cm height. Furthermore, 5 silkworms have

27
Mar

THE MOST RIDICOUSLY EXPENSIVE DESSERT OF THE WORLD

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If someday you have such extra money you don’t know what to do with it, maybe you will like to throw it away doing something as stupid as eating a dish of fresh strawberries appraised at 4 million dollars. This is the prize of the Arnaud Strawberries you can savor in the Arnaud’s restaurant in

31
Mar

GREEN ASPARAGUS AU GRATIN WITH PARMESAN CHEESE

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FOR 2 PERSONS Difficulty: Easy Preparation: 15min INGREDIENTS 6 Green Asparagus Parmesan Cheese PREPARATION Brown the asparagus in a frying pan with removable handle. Sprinkle some parmesan cheese on top. Place the frying pan in the oven, remove the handle and serve hot. THE CHEF’S ADVICE You can first boil the asparagus 2-3 minutes to

31
Mar

COD FRITTERS

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FOR 4 PERSONS Difficulty: Easy Preparation: 15min INGREDIENTS 300g Desalted Cod 3 Peeled Boiled Potatoes 2 Sliced Garlic Cloves Batter 250gr Flour 1 Egg 2gr Compressed Yeast 250gr Beer PREPARATION Add some drops of olive oil in the frying pan and poach the cod together with the garlic cloves during 10 minutes. Mix the cod

27
Mar

EAT CHOCOLATE AND BE HAPPY. CHOCOLATE BENEFITS.

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We have always been told chocolate make us get fat and also produces caries and zits. Anyway most of us feel such a strong attraction to this food –and the annual turnover of this product is so big- that companies have assigned huge economical resources to deeply study all its properties and composition. We are

27
Mar

CAN YOU DISTINGUISH BETWEEN A MOON AND A FRYING PAN?

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One of these pictures is Europe, one of the Jupiter 4 big moons. The rest are dirty, old, damaged frying pans. Can you distinguish them? The NASA twitted the challenge in 2015 and the answer is at the end of this post.   Jupiter 4 big moons were discovered by Galileo in 1610. In 1989

27
Mar

OUR SUGGESTION FOR AN ABSURDLY EXPENSIVE MENU

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If your richness and stupidity level is a little bit lower than the one required to order Arnaud Strawberries, we can also suggest you some other absurd dishes you can probably afford. There are many others, but the ones we have selected have been developed to turn the most popular dishes of the world into