Sbiten and hot chocolate: their history and beneficial properties
Non-alcoholic hot drinks prepared at home are different.
Last time we talked about alcoholic drinks punch and Mead, and today we will talk about the unique popular soft drinks!
Vintage drink with honey and spices is a delicious and
And classic hot chocolate, which definitely has slices of melted chocolate, vanilla, and sugar.
The history of Mead
According to the Chronicles, the drink was invented by Slavic tribes in 1130. Drinking it can be not only hot but also cold, so how to drink sbiten you decide. In the past sbiten replaced people tea, so drinking it is basically just hot and even sold at fairs and in taverns.
The composition of sbiten is a lot of useful herbs (St. John’s wort, ginger, sage, Bay leaf and bitter peppers) and honey. Therefore, the drink carries anti-inflammatory and immunomodulating properties. Continue reading
Bitter chocolate: use chocolate for health
The history of chocolate
The Indians believed that the cocoa tree was brought as a gift to the people of God, descended to earth on a beam of the morning star. He taught people to collect, roast, grind the fruit of the cacao tree and prepare a delicious flavored drink. For several centuries, chocolate has experienced a transformation from a bitter drink Indian
tribes became a refined dessert, popular and beloved around the world.
If the taste of dark chocolate was appreciated by the ancient Indian tribes, the modern scientists have conducted serious research and proved of benefit chocolate health.
In cocoa beans contain magnesium, which improves your memory, helps cope with stress, improves the immune system. It is known that dark chocolate stimulates the brain activity of a person. Dark chocolate is a good way to prevent colds.
The usefulness of bitter chocolate
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Today’s article I want to dedicate one unique product that is known to people for a long time. I still remember from my youth, the stories of my grandmother before that to the priests was a good thick beard, they dyed it with henna.
I too in my youth while I dyed my hair with henna, my hair grew fast, were strong and lush. Because henna not only strengthens the hair, she gives them a quick growth and volume. Henna, she is also called Lawson, spread across many countries like Australia, tropical Asia, Africa and the
Grows henna sometimes up to two meters. The same leaves of henna can grow in length up to six inches. In this article I want to share with you the knowledge about henna, which received myself from knowledgeable people. This unique plant is capable of much.
Properties of henna
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