How tasty to make salad ""Capital"

How tasty to make salad ""Capital"

Capital salad is very tasty and nourishing festive treat which was liked to be given on a New Year's table to Soviet period. On the structure salad something reminds well-known ""Russian salad"". The essential difference is that in ""Capital"" gentle chicken meat, as a rule, is used that does it more dietary and easily acquired.

It is required to you

  • - Chicken breast (fillet) - 400 g;
  • - Beef tongue - 200 g (at will);
  • - Eggs - 4 pieces;
  • - Potatoes - 300 g;
  • - Carrots - 1 piece of the large size;
  • - A cucumber pickles - 2-3 pieces;
  • - Green apple - 1 piece;
  • - Lemon juice - 1 tsp;
  • - Garlic - 2 cloves;
  • - Mayonnaise;
  • - Black sprinkling pepper;
  • - Salt;
  • - Fresh parsley - several branches.


1. Wash out chicken fillet and lower in a pan with the boiling added some salt water. You cook its baking plate to the slightly opened cover within half an hour, and then cool, without taking out from broth. So meat will turn out the most gentle. After cooling cut fillet into cubes of the small size.

2. Existence of beef tongue does salad more festive and rich in taste. It is possible to prepare also without it. But if you have it, then it needs also to be boiled. For this purpose wash out language, boil water, add some salt to it and you cook 60 minutes at the most minimum temperature. When language cools down, cut its small into cubes.

3. Further for salad it is necessary to prepare vegetables and eggs. Wash out potato and carrots, lower in a saucepan with cold water, bring to the boil, add a teaspoon of salt and you cook in a uniform until ready. Put eggs in a bucket or a stewpan, pour in cold water, add some salt and you cook hard-boiled 10 minutes. After that at once cool their baking plate a stream of ice cold water that they were better cleaned. When potato, carrot and eggs cool down, chop them small cubes.

4. In the last turn cut into cubes pickles and the peeled apple sprinkled by lemon juice. Important point: it is desirable that all components were cut in the cubes similar in the size with each other, it by all means will affect taste of salad and its appearance. When all preparatory process is completed, shift chicken fillet, language, potatoes, carrots, apple, pickled cucumbers and eggs in a salad bowl or a bowl.

5. In the last turn it will be necessary to make gas station for salad. For this purpose clean garlic cloves from a peel and crush through a press or just small chop a knife. In a small pan mix them together with 4-5 tablespoons of mayonnaise, having added a black sprinkling pepper. Crush greens of parsley and send to a salad bowl. After that shift garlic and mayonnaise gas station in salad, well mix everything and send to the fridge for 2-3 hours.

Author: «MirrorInfo» Dream Team