1 / 2 kg of minced meat
4 cloves garlic
2 tablespoons chopped parsley
1 large onion, grated
1 cup crushed rice
1 / 2 teaspoon baking soda
Mix the garlic, onion, meat, salt and a pinch of pepper, cumin and parsley, knead well.
Pound in a mortar. Mix with rice and re-crushing, wet hands with oil or water toform fingers and fry.
Prepare tomato sauce and place the fried meat. Let simmer for 10 minutes.
Serve hot with a dish of fried rice.
For tomato sauce: Crush the garlic and fry in a tablespoon ofoil to have a golden color. Add 1 / 2 kg of crushed tomato, salt and spices. Let simmer 20 minutes.
Rice is part of a group of 19 species of annual grasses grass family, althoughit is common rice (Oryza sativa), the only important species for human consumption.
Some historians believe that rice is native to Southeast Asia and is cultivated for more than 7 000 years. Thereare evidences of cultivation, before the year 5000 BC in eastern China, and before the year 6000 BC a cave in northern Thailand.
The nationality of rice is as controversial as its history. Scholars,believe that rice is native to southern Asia, it grows wild in India, Indochina and China. While it is true that many varieties in these areas develop spontaneously from very ancient times, someresearchers say the grain originated in Africa and then moved to Asia. A third hypothesis states that emerged in the two continents at once. The indisputable to all is that this is one of the oldest foodsof mankind.
Rice "since when?
Unable to determine exactly the time that appeared on the earth or how long the man needed to tame, many Asian countries attribute their origin. China believesliterature rice as the staple food of the people since 3000 BC, which indicates that the plantings was a matter of great ceremony and noted that rice was domesticated between 1000 and 1300 years BC...