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How to cook cacao

Natural cocoa drink for the whole family. It invigorates, improves mood, improves memory and attention, normalizes blood circulation and heart function, restores power after physical exercise. Often people who can’t drink coffee, replace it with cocoa.

Kids love cocoa for chocolate flavor, adults – “taste of childhood”. There are many recipes for this delicious beverage: brewed by water and milk, add the cream and condensed milk, egg yolk and ginger, vanilla and chocolate, berries and fruit. The hostess left to choose, how to cook cocoa, in accordance with their tastes and desires.

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The classic recipe

Cocoa easy to prepare. This requires cocoa powder, sugar and milk. Sometimes the milk is completely or partially replaced by water.

Cocoa should be in powder, dark brown color, without impurities. Continue reading

Dandelion leaves beneficial properties

For centuries, people use the common weed dandelion (Tarazacum officinale) in folk medicine, and quite active.

Native Americans used a decoction of the plant for the treatment of skin diseases, heartburn, abdominal pain and constipation, and also for power charging.

In Ancient China with this vegetable raw materials increased the body’s defenses against infections of the upper respiratory tract, bronchitis, pneumonia, and mastitis. Today, Chinese herbalists recommend dandelion when stomach problems, appendicitis, inflammation and during lactation.

In the X century Arab physicians attributed their patients dandelion as a laxative, diuretic and tonic for the liver remedy.

Modern medicine confirms the beneficial properties of various Continue reading

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Hot drinks

The hot summer is coming chilly autumn and cold winter, and cold drinks on our table give way to the warming, which are indispensable in this time of year.

And if the drinks with alcohol mainly play warming, warning of a cold role, teas and herbal infusions can be therapeutic, helping to get rid of early disease, often much more effective than the usual tablets and, of course,

without side effects.

A great advantage of the “winter” drinks is that, knowing the basic rules of cooking, you can always surprise your loved ones a delicious drink designed just according to your recipe, varying the ingredients to suit your taste and desire.

Warming drinks known to people a few centuries, among them are alcohol – mulled wine, grog, punch, Mead, toddy – and soft – mostly herbal infusions with herbs (teas), Continue reading

Bitter chocolate (black) use, harm and calorie
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White chocolate
White chocolate is an unusual and relatively young product, beloved sweet tooths around the world. Before creating in 1930, the delicacy, the bakers had to conduct a series of experiments…

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Green tea
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