Popular dishes at Lake Balaton

Mit együnk a Balatonnál - egy kis angol nyelvű kalauz

Facebook Tweet

Sokszor kerülhetünk olyan helyzetbe, hogy angolul kell magyar ételekről beszélnünk - nézzük meg most, hogy mit esznek a Balaton mellett :) 

Popular dishes of the Lake Balaton

Lake Balaton will be one of the central venues of the 17th FINA World Championships and the FINA World Masters Championships, since the open water swimming events will be held in Balatonfüred. Therefore let us recommend a few nice dishes to try while visiting the region.

Jòkai Bean Soup, named after the famous Hungarian writer, who used to visit the best restaurants in Balatonfüred, and his favorite was bean soup with pettitoes.

Bakony-style Betyàr (Rascal) Soup, the dish of the Bakony. The secret of the Bakony-style betyar soup lies in the veal which is savoured by smoked bacon, mushroom, different kinds of vegetables and a little bit of dill.

Balaton-style Fish Soup contains a lot of different kinds of fish such as carp, catfish, crucian carp, sea bream or brown bullhead, creating a delicious dish. Red and green paprika, potato, onion and garlic are all vital ingredients as well, if you prefer spicy foods, you can also add some hot paprika.

Roast Zander is made of a very popular species of fish in the Lake Balaton region, it is a must try! It can be made in many different ways, but the best choice is to ask for a fine roast zander in a restaurant. A little bit of salt, flour, red paprika and some cooking oil: that is all you need to prepare this beautiful dish.

Balaton-style Breaded Carp is very typical of the Balaton area. Just like the roast zander you do not need too many ingredients to prepare it, all you have to do is to sit in a pleasant restaurant and decide which garnish you choose with the fish: rice, French fries or potato salad with mayonnaise.

“Swan” is the name of a delicious dessert, which is a variation of cream bun in the shape of a swan. Perfect choice for a date!

source: Daily News Hungary

Are the following statements True or False?

 Lake Balaton will be the venues of the next FIFA World Championship.

 

Jòkai bean soup was named after a Hungarian poet.

 

“Swan” is one of the most delicious dessert in Hungary.

 

Red and green paprika, garlic and onion are vital ingredients of fish soup.

 

Around Lake Balaton you can only get one type of fish as a dish.

 


key: 1-F, 2-F, 3-T, 4-T, 5-F

Vocabulary

venue

helyszín

to recommend

ajánlani

dish

tál étel

pettitoes

malacláb

rascal

betyár

veal

borjúhús

to savour

ízesíteni

dill

kapor

carp

ponty

catfish

harcsa

crucian carp

kárász

seabream

tengeri keszeg

brown bullhead

törpeharcsa

vital

létfontosságú

spicy

fűszeres

species

fajta

zander

fogassüllő

garnish

díszítés, körítés

bun

zsemle

date

randi

Tetszett a lecke? Oszd meg barátaiddal is!
Kapcsolódó anyagok

1st of May in Hungary

Hogyan ünnepeljük és miért május 1-jét Magyarországon? Cikk szószedettel, és májusi szavakat tanító feladattal.
Tovább
Szalai Nóri | 2018. Nov 05.

15 meglepő tény Magyarországról

Néhány érdekesség és egy kis feladat Magyarországról. 
Tovább
Szalai Nóri | 2016. Aug 09.

Cake of Hungary 2016

Nézzük, hogy mit kell tudni az idei "Ország tortájáról"! 
Tovább
Szalai Nóri | 2017. May 02.

Hollókő, the jewellery box of Hungary

Egy rövid olvasmány Hollókőről - természetesen szószedettel. 
Tovább