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Meals, variety of food in uk

  1. 1. Meals,variety of food in uk
  2. 2. <ul><li>Traditional British dishes have had competition from other dishes over the years. Despite this, if you visit England, Scotland or Wales, you can still be served up the traditional foods we have been eating for years. </li></ul>Meals,variety of food in uk
  3. 3. Meals and Meal Times <ul><li>We have three main meals a day: </li></ul><ul><li>Breakfast  - between 7:00 and 9:00, </li></ul><ul><li>Lunch  - between 12:00 and 1:30 p.m. </li></ul><ul><li>Dinner  (sometimes called Supper) - The main meal. Eaten anytime between 6:30 and 8:00 p.m. (Evening meal) </li></ul><ul><li>Traditionally, and for some people still, the meals are called: </li></ul><ul><li>Breakfast  - between 7:00 and 9:00, </li></ul><ul><li>Dinner  (The main meal) - between 12:00 and 1:30 p.m. </li></ul><ul><li>Tea  - anywhere from 5:30 at night to 6:30 p.m. </li></ul><ul><li>On Sundays the main meal of the day is often eaten at midday instead of in the evening. </li></ul>
  4. 4. BREAKFAST <ul><li>Most people around the world seem to think a typical English breakfast consists of eggs, bacon, sausages, fried bread, mushrooms and baked beans all washed down with a cup of coffee. </li></ul><ul><li>Now-a-days, however, a typical English breakfast is more likely to be a  bowl of cereals , a  slice of toast ,  orange juice  and a  cup of coffee . </li></ul>
  6. 6. LUNCH <ul><li>Many children at school and adults at work will have a 'packed lunch'. This typically consists of a sandwich, a packet of crisps, a piece of fruit and a drink. The 'packed lunch' is kept in a plastic container. </li></ul><ul><li>Sandwiches are also known as a 'butty' or 'sarnie' in some parts of the UK. </li></ul>
  7. 7. LUNCH
  8. 8. DINNER <ul><li>What is a traditional British Dinner? </li></ul><ul><li>A typical British meal for dinner is &quot; meat and two veg&quot; . We put hot brown gravy, (traditionally made from the juices of the roast meat, but more often today from a packet!) on the meat and usually the vegetables. One of the vegetables is almost always potatoes. </li></ul>
  9. 9.   What is a typical British Dinner like today? <ul><li>The traditional meal is rarely eaten nowadays, apart from on Sundays. A recent survey found that most people in Britain eat curry! Rice or pasta dishes are now favoured as the 'British Dinner'. </li></ul><ul><li>Vegetables grown in England, like potatoes, carrots, peas, cabbages and onions, are still very popular. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Fish and chips <ul><li>Fish and chips </li></ul><ul><li>Fish (cod, haddock, huss, plaice) deep fried in flour batter with chips (fried potatoes) dressed in malt vinegar. This is England's traditional take-away food or as US would say &quot;to go&quot;. Fish and chips are not normally home cooked but bought at a fish and chip shop (&quot;chippie&quot; ) to eat on premises or as a &quot;take away. </li></ul>
  11. 11. most favorable desserts in uk
  12. 14. <ul><li>The traditional Albanian cuisine, costumes, culture and the hospitality that characterize Albanians originate from ancient times. </li></ul><ul><li>Albania is one of the most ancient countries in Europe, lying on the border between East and West. As a result, one finds traces of two cultures and culinary arts: oriental and occidental </li></ul>Albanian traditional food
  13. 16. <ul><li>The favorable climate allows for the cultivation of nearly all kinds of agricultural produce. There is a rich variety of </li></ul><ul><li>vegetables and fruits </li></ul><ul><li>The most preferred vegetables are: tomato, pepper, eggplant, ladyfinger, potato, cabbage, onion, garlic, green beans, beans, cucumber, etc. They are most frequently fried, boiled in slow fire, or baked. </li></ul><ul><li>The most popular and traditional is the bean. </li></ul>
  14. 19. Meals and meal time <ul><li>The main meal of the Albanians is  lunch , which usually consists of  gjellë , the  main dish  of slowly cooked meat, and a  salad  of fresh  vegetables , such as  tomatoes ,  cucumbers , green  peppers , and  olives . The salad is dressed with  olive oil ,  vinegar , and  salt . While the other meals are similar as uk. </li></ul>
  15. 22. The traditional soupe in albania <ul><li>Tarator </li></ul><ul><li>a chilled  yogurt   </li></ul><ul><li>and  cucumber   </li></ul><ul><li>soup popular in the summer months </li></ul>
  16. 23. Desserts in albania <ul><li>Desserts are rich in variety too. They are made of milk, cream, fruit juices, as well as accompanied with syrup (baklava, sugar cookie (sheqerpare), (kadayif), wheat pudding (hashure), rice pudding (sytliash), etc.. The most notable among the desserts made of dough are sweet or salty cakes from fermented dough, fritter balls (petull),and hallva etc.. </li></ul>
  17. 24. <ul><li>A special dessert is ballokume, characteristic crumpet of the town of Elbasan, masterfully prepared by local homemakers mainly for the celebration of the Day of Summer (March 14), but also family feasts. </li></ul><ul><li>They are made of finely sieved white maize flour (4 -5 kg of flour make 1 kg ballokume), butter, finesugar, egg and finjë (sieved ash boiled in water). </li></ul>