O/T-Reciepe for sons homework

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  1. lucylupin

    lucylupin Full Member

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    Part of my sons homework is to find a traditional reciepe from a country (not england) and to cook it. Then bring the dish and reciepe to school.
    I am stuck,as it cant be anything too difficult,anybody got any ideas? :confused:
     
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    how about bolognaise from italy, not too hard and easy enough to take in a container and heat up if need be. Or a curry from india. Hope this helps x
     
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    How about tiramisu from Italy? Very easy to make and portable.
    Or Irish soda bread.
     
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    or welsh cakes from Wales :)
     
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    Or paella from Spain
     
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    Frogs' legs, from France!


    Crispy Fried Frog Legs

    • 2 to 2 1/2 pounds small frog legs
    • 1/3 cup lemon juice ​
    • crushed ice ​
    • 1/3 cup milk ​
    • 2 eggs -- separated ​
    • 2 teaspoons vegetable oil ​
    • salt and pepper ​
    • 2 cups all-purpose flour ​
    • vegetable oil for deep frying ​
    Wash frog legs thoroughly. Place in a large bowl; sprinkle with lemon juice, and cover with crushed ice. Refrigerate 1 to 3 hours. In a small bowl, whisk together milk, egg yolks, and 2 teaspoons oil. Beat egg whites until stiff; fold into milk and egg yolk mixture. Sprinkle frog legs with salt and pepper; dip each in milk-egg mixture, then dredge in flour. Heat vegetable oil in a deep-fryer or skillet to 375°. Fry frog legs until golden brown. When you remove the frog legs transfer to paper towels to drain.


    Serves 4 to 6. ​
     
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    ^^^ EWWW!!! lol


    erm. . How about pizza or pasta from italy? you could get him to make his own with the base mixe? easy enough and all the kids will like eating it!
     
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    When I was in Year 4 (about 11 years ago!) I made Acient Egyptian bread and it was kick ass! Dunno if this counts but it was delicous!
     
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    A simple one I found, from Asia:

    SNAKE EATERS STEW
    Gather and dice (cut up) vegetables of taste or those locally available.
    Capture one boa (or snake of choice). Remove head, skin and organs. Dice meat. Size of it determines number you will need as well as number of guests and size of pot, drum (i.e. cooking container).
    Amount of vegetables should equal amount of meat. Add water enough to just cover ingredients. Season to taste with local seasonings (i.e. salt, pepper, peppers, roots...). Bring to boil, allow to simmer off of flame for 5 to 10 minutes. Serve.
     
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    OMG I love haggis!
     
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    Haggis is fab with neeps and tatties yum yum x
     
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    Lasagne is dead easy. so is chilli. As is a simple curry with paste. Welsh rarebit he he.

    Lynda
     
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    Bolognese from Italy or Chilli from Mexico would be the two easiest and tastiest dishes to cook I would think, would be easy to serve up too.
     
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    Thanks for all the suggestions,i will show them to him and see what he fancies doing
     
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    SEEEMPLES??? Heh.

    Welsh rarebit. It's just cheese on toast with onions and eggs. Beat the eggs, mix with cheese and bits of onion, I like red.

    Blob on toast, bake in oven til browned.

    Nimpsy pimpsy poo. And no gutting snakes required!
     
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    Two words Vixxter : PET SHOP.

    Oh, and, KNIFE. :D
     
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    How about fajitas? Dead easy peasy and yummy too!
     
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    *is scared for the fate of Scarlet Daisy's boyfriend should he ever dare to cross her* :p
     
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    So is he. Rightly.
     
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