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  1. Risotto with Duck Hearts and Radicchio

    August 27, 2018 by Varga László

    Ingredients (4 servings):

    • 400 g duck hearts
    • 1 head of small radicchio or half of a large one
    • 250 g (a cup) arborio rice
    • 50 ml extra virgin olive oil
    • 50 g butter
    • 50 g Parmesan cheese
    • salt and freshly ground black pepper
    • 1 teaspoon of dry thyme leaves
    • 1 bay leaf
    • 100 ml sweet white wine
    • 1-1.5 l chicken stock
    • 1 medium onion, I use a red onion

     

    Preparation method:

    1. Cut each duck heart in two lengthwise
    2. Wash them under running water to remove the remaining blood clots.
    3. Chop the onion.
    4. Heat the olive oil, add the chopped onions and fry over low-medium heat for about 5 minutes until fragrant.

    5. Add the halved hearts, the dried thyme and bay leaf, salt and freshly ground black pepper
      and keep frying over low heat about 10-15 minutes until the hearts soften and half cooked.
    6. Meanwhile chop the radicchio.
    7. Heat up the stock and keep it hot while cooking the rice.
    8. Add the chopped radicchio and stir fry in the pot for another 2 minutes, until the radicchio has softened.
    9. Add some more olive oil and the arborio rice and fry for another minute or so.
    10. Add the wine and start cooking the rice, continuously stirring the pot’s content.
    11. When the wine is absorbed
      add a ladle of stock to the pot and keep stirring until the liquid is incorporated.
      keep doing it one ladle at a time until the rice is cooked but still with texture for about 15-20 minutes.
    12. Remove the risotto from heat and add the grated Parmesan cheese and the butter and stir them together. Season with salt and pepper to your taste if needed.
    13. Serve the risotto topped with chopped parsley and some more grated Parmesan cheese.

  2. Ludaskása – Hungarian Goose Risotto with Green Peas, Mushrooms and Vegetables Recipe

    April 18, 2018 by Varga László

    Ludaskása – Hungarian Goose Risotto with Green Peas, Mushrooms and Vegetables Recipe

    Ingredients:

    • 1,5 kg goose innards and PARTS: wings, neck, gizzards, heats, even carcass
    • 3-4 medium carrots
    • 2 parsley roots
    • 1 parsnip root
    • 1 large purple onion
    • 2-3 garlic cloves
    • 100 g green peas (it can be frozen or fresh)
    • 100 g mushrooms
    • 350 g rice
    • 2-3 tablespoons goose fat
    • salt, pepper, parsley leaves

     

    Preparation method:

    1. Divide the goose into 6-8 parts. Rinse the goose giblets and place them in a large soup pot.
    2. Cover them with about 3 liters of cold water and start cooking it.
    3. Wash and clean thoroughly the root vegetables and dice them into larger pieces.
    4. When the soup starts boiling, foam it, add the root vegetables, onion, garlic, salt and some black peppercorns.
    5. Keep cooking over low heat until the meat is cooked.
    6. Filter the soup’s broth and set aside its fat.
    7. Dice the vegetables into bigger cubes.
    8. Brown these dices veggies in some goose fat for a few minutes.
    9. Bone the meat and cut it into bigger pieces.
    10. Fry the rice in goose fat until translucent, glassy like.
    11. Add the green peas and fill up with about a liter of the goose stock, cover and simmer over low heat.
    12. Fry the mushrooms and the goose parts in the goose fat.
    13. When the rice is cooked, add to the pot the fried cubed vegetables, the fried meat and fried mushrooms.
    14. Serve while hot sprinkling some chopped parsley leaves on top.

  3. Chicken Adobo – Filipino Recipe (Adobong Manok)

    March 11, 2012 by Varga László

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    Ingredients (4-6 persons):

    • 1 whole chicken
    • 2-3 garlic cloves chopped
    • 1 cup coconut milk
    • 1 red chili pepper
    • 4 tablespoons soy sauce
    • 2 tablespoons vinegar
    • 2 bay leafs
    • 10-15 crushed peppercorns

     

    Preparation method:

    1. Skin and cut up the chicken in small pieces. The skin and the more bonier parts use to make some stock or soup. (I used mines to make the next recipe i will publish – Liver dumplings soup.)
    2. Heat some oil in a large pan, throw in the garlic  and brown lightly the chicken pieces on both sides.
    3. Add the coconut milk, cover and simmer on medium heat for 10 minutes. 
    4. Add the the bay leaves, chili, vinegar, soy sauce and peppercorns, stir them well, cover and simmer for another 10 minutes. 
    5. Take off the cover of the pan and let the sauce thicken to the desired consistency.

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    Adobo Csirke – filippínó recept (Adobong Manok)

    Hozzávalók (4-6 személyre):

    • 1 egész csirke
    • 2-3 gerezd fokhagyma felaprítva
    • 1 csésze kókusztej
    • 1 piros csipős paprika
    • 4 evőkanál szójaszósz
    • 2 evőkanál ecet
    • 2 babér levelek
    • 10-15 tört bors

     

    Elkészítési módszer:

    1. Lenyúzzuk a bőrt és feldaraboljuk a csirkét kisebb darabokra. A bőrt és a csontosabb részeket felhasználjuk leveshez. (Én főztem belőle a következő receptet amit fogok közzétenni – májgombóc levest.)
    2. Forrósítsunk egy kis olajat egy nagy lábosban, dobjuk belé a fokhagymát és enyhén barnítsuk meg a csirke darabokat mindkét oldalon.
    3. Adjuk hozzá a kókusztejet, fedjük le és pároljuk közepes lángon 10 percig.
    4. Hozzáadjuk a babérlevelet csipős paprikát, ecetet, szójaszószt és a borsot, keverjük jól, fedjük le és főzzük még 10 percig.
    5. Vegyük le a fedelet a serpenyőről, és hagyjuk sűrűsödni a szószt a kívánt konzisztenciáig.

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    Pui Adobo – Reteta Filipineza

     

    Ingrediente (4-6 persoane):

    • 1 pui întreg
    • 2-3 căţei de usturoi tocat
    • 1 cană lapte de cocos
    • 1 ardei iute rosu
    • 4 linguri sos de soia
    • 2 linguri de oţet
    • 2 foi de dafin
    • 10-15 boabe de piper zdrobite

     

    Metoda de preparare:

    1. Jumuliți şi tăiaţi puiul în bucăţi mici.Pielea şi a bucățile mai osoase le puteți folosi pentru supa. (Ale mele le-am folosit pentru urmatoarea reţetă ce o voi publica supa cu găluşte de ficat.)
    2. Încălziți puţin ulei intr-o tigaie mare, adăugați usturoiului şi prăjiți uşor bucățile de pui pe ambele părţi.
    3. Adăugaţi laptele de cocos, acoperiți şi fierbeți la foc mediu timp de 10 minute.
    4. Adăugaţi foile de dafin, ardeiul iute, oţetul, sosul de soia si boabele de piper, amestecați-le bine, acoperiți şi fierbeți timp de încă 10 minute.
    5. Ridicați capacul de pe tigaie şi lăsaţi sosul sa se îngroaşe pana la consistenţa dorită.

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