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What is a calamari?

Blog of Pableo’s place tells  where did the word Calamari come from? Our blog tells how to cook a calamari.

Are you struggling with the word Calamari? By the way Calamari is a seafood product. In English, calamari is a culinary name of squid dishes. Squid comes from the genus  Sepioteuthis. Which the name sepia refers to their ink. Squid is eaten in many cuisines. And it is often called as Calamari that has the appearance of an union ring. The culinary term Calamari, refers specifically to Mediterranean style fried squid. Squid is an outstanding source of iron, protein, selenium, vitamin B12, zinc, and calcium.

How to cook fried Calamari?

Calamari is certainly one of the trouble-free and fastest way food appetizers to prepare. The squid is dipped in a batter or dredged in a breading of some sort and deep fried until the texture of the breading becomes crisp. Many people have trouble in deep frying,  but they never know that it is the quickest cooking methods of all. It only takes 2-3 minutes in frying. Just make sure, that the temperature is right. It should be golden brown and crispy. And it more delicious when serve while it is hot.