The weather is cold I want to warm up not only outside, but also to “refuel” cushy inside. No, no, I don’t mean alcohol in its purest form, I mean a lovely non-alcoholic hot drinks, or with the addition of a small amount of wine or rum that will make our lives warmer will bring a cheerful note.
So, prepare sbiten. traditional Russian winter hot drink. The first mention of this drink have been found in Slavonic Chronicles in 1128. Sbiten has anti-inflammatory and warming effect. Recipe: 150 grams of honey, 150 g sugar, 1.5 g of clove, cinnamon, ginger, cardamom, Bay leaf, 1 liter of water. Mix honey with water, boil 20 minutes, add spices, simmer for another 5 minutes, drain. Recipes brought down a lot, but I liked this.
Hot chocolate is quickly absorbed by the body than standard tile, leaving a feeling of satiety, improves mood, suppresses cough. To make this hot drink will need 3 tablespoons cocoa powder, 2 tablespoons sugar, pinch of salt, 300 ml of milk Continue reading
Uzbek national cuisine is characterized by the extensive use of meat. Traditionally the Uzbeks prefer mutton, beef consume rarely, horse meat for cooking some foods (cooked sausages, etc.), even less. Fish is little used, mainly the population living in coastal areas.
The characteristic feature of modern Uzbek national dishes – use for cooking a variety of vegetables: carrots, pumpkins, potatoes, tomatoes, turnips, etc. Although potatoes, cabbage, tomatoes, eggplant began to be cultivated in Uzbekistan since the end of the XIX century, now in the Republic of these vegetables are grown and eaten everywhere. Wide application in Uzbek cuisine found various herbs, both cultivated and wild.
Such spices as coriander, mint, Basil, red pepper and others are added to foods in considerable doses.
The larger portion of Uzbek Continue reading
Los Angeles blogger Christy Turner and her husband, distinguished food photographer – Chris Miller, recently opened his own show on TV that tells the story of their delicious experience of vegetarian food, a perfect example of which appears in pineapple energy smoothie.
“Smoothies with acai berries is my favourite dish I love to start my day. It is light, flavorful and nutritious,” says Turner. In particular, in this smoothie contains a lot of nutrients, because it is of these Superfoods – Goji berries, cacao beans and grains of hemp.
– 1/4 Cup coconut milk (from kartonowa package);
– 1/2 banana;
– 3/4 Cup finely chopped cabbage leaves;
– pour 1/2 Cup frozen mango;
– 1/2 Cup frozen pineapple;
– a bag of acai berries;
– to throw some teaspoon of powdered sugar;
separately put the first 1/2, and then another 1/4 Cup muesli (muesli – a mixture of oats, sugar, raisins, coconut Continue reading