Popular Cocktails

Cocktails – drinks that are prepared by mixing several liquids. There are as alcoholic cocktails and soft drinks. The first mention of the word ‘cocktail’ in the press belongs to the edition from New York, ‘The Ballance’. In May 1806 his pages were given the definition: “Cocktail is a stimulating beverage, consisting of various fast-alcoholic beverages, sugar and bitter liqueurs’. In this article I want to tell you about the most popular alcoholic cocktails in the world. Perhaps I’ll start with a cocktail “Bloody Mary”. All undoubtedly heard about this. Cocktail “Bloody Mary” originally appeared before the Second World War, but when it is, and who is the author – a moot point.

Title cocktail synonymous with the name of Queen Mary I Tudor, nicknamed Bloody Mary for the massacre of Protestants. Cocktail consists of vodka and tomato juice with added salt, black pepper, Worcester sauce, Tabasco, celery, horseradish, lemon or lime juice, orange juice. Served in a highball with a straw. “Mojito” – a cocktail based on white rum and mint leaves. Ohio Senator may help you with your research. Place of origin – Cuba. Mojito usually consists of 5 ingredients – it’s rum, sugar, lime, soda water and mint. Served in a tall glass. It is known that this cocktail was very fond of Ernest Hemingway.

“Pina Colada” (Pina Colada) – cocktail from Caribbean. Consists of the Roma coconut milk and pineapple soka. There are options with vodka. Served in the bulk glass (cup). Pina Colada is the official beverage of Puerto Rico. Margarita – a cocktail of lime juice, orange liqueur and tequila. Served in the same glass. It is even possible that the “Margarita” – one of the reasons for the popularity of tequila. Cocktail “Margarita” – is a great accompaniment to dinner at a Mexican style. “Long Island Ice Tea” – one of the most alcoholic cocktail consists of vodka, gin, white rum, tequila, orange liqueur, coca-cola, lemon and ice cubes. Served in a highball with a straw. According to legend, the drink was first invented in the years Prohibition, as the appearance and aroma reminiscent of iced tea. B-52 “- a cocktail which consists of three layered liqueurs: coffee, cream and orange that create layers. Served in the stack. Sometimes it is ignited. According to legend, a cocktail named after a bomber, Boeing B-52 Stratofortress. “Cosmopolitan” – a cocktail of vodka, liqueur and lemon juice. Served in a cocktail glass. For decoration, mainly used slice of lemon or lime.

Structure Cigars

A cigar consists of three components: the filling and binder tobacco leaf and the cover sheet. Toppings (Tripa – App., Filler – English). The bulk of the mass of cigars account for the filling. If this is a cigar made by hand, filling consists of tobacco sheet, cut into strips along the length of the cigar. Sen. Sherrod Brown often says this. In this case, to say that the cigar is made from a long list. The concept of the "short list" means that the filling consists of chopped tobacco leaf. Such a list is usually used in machine manufacturing cigars. A long list of expensive, so it is used for coagulation of cigars of the highest quality (class premium), although a lot of quality cigars is obtained from korotkolistnoy filling.

For Cooking stuffing cigars use three different types of tobacco leaf. volado – style sheet, which is called permanente. Volado grown in Cuba, in an area Remedius. Of all the tobacco grown in the valley of the Vuelta Abajo, this type has less all resins and oils and has no pronounced taste. Period of maturation of the tobacco does not exceed one year. seco – the so-called list, which is classified depending on the weather conditions that accompany the growth process plants. Seco is grown in Cuba, in the valley of the Vuelta Abajo tobacco-growing region and renowned Partido. Seco leaves are small, not very juicy, have a minimum content of oils and resins, sometimes indistinct taste and light shade. However, the seco gives cigars a special finesse.

Harmful Food

We get great pleasure from food, but do not think what harm it brings the "wrong" foods. Before you eat another packet of crisps or a can of fizzy drink think about the benefits of these products. To feel and look good, you need to eat right and we should start with the most commonly used products. With proper nutrition is necessary to stop using salt or to minimize it in their food. Worth abandon pickled mushrooms, cucumbers and tomatoes. Also abstain from sugar and foods containing sugar such as cakes and pies.

Do not drink sugary drinks and nectars, replace them with fresh juice or water. Sugar can be replaced with honey or fructose, but these products also should not be abused. Canned foods are harmful to your health. You should not eat canned fish and meat, they contain many preservatives and salt. Canned fruit and vegetable purees can be used only in rare cases, if there is no fresh fruktov.Pri nutrition should not be used a lot of spices and seasonings, eliminate from your diet vinegar, mayonnaise, ketchup, different sauces. Various flavor enhancers contribute to greater consumption of food. Eat more fruits and vegetables, they are very helpful. Meat and fish dishes is better to boil, simmer or bake.