In supermarkets and markets to purchase cinnamon in the form of twisted sticks or in powder form. The main requirement when choosing spices – it should be fresh and have a distinct aroma. Store cinnamon need in a dark place, preferably in a glass container with a tightly fitting lid. Shelf life cinnamon sticks – about one year, and powdered spices – up to 6 months.
There is another trick used by many suppliers of spices – bulk cinnamon in our markets are fake. This is the bark of the Chinese cinnamon tree or
Cassia. Cassia and cinnamon have similar properties, but scientists have proved that it is in Ceylon cinnamon is more useful substances.
Benefit to slimming
The main advantage of cinnamon in weight loss is its ability to regulate Continue reading
In winter, we dream of warm. and in the summer — about the snow. Fruit. chocolate. Can with nuts. If these ” precipitation” still not settled on the waist and hips… In General. it’s time to talk about ice cream and sorbet.
Sorbet ( sherbet) appeared much earlier ice-cream. And it is Chinese. Then it learned of the Persians and Arabs. and there to Europe hand — say. it could not do without Marco Polo. who brought the recipe to Italy. and Catherine de ‘ Medici. in his turn seized with France Italian cook. which by that time had already learned to make fruit ice cream. In Ancient China, just mixing snow with fruit pieces. and advanced citizens of the Ancient
Rome and even poured this mix wine. Historians have found. what famous Roman Emperor Nero preferred to eat lunch with this type of ice cream. In the East the sorbet was thick with ice and drink prepared on the basis of infusion of rose hips and rose petals with Continue reading
The recipes for homemade milk shakes
If your family live big fans of milk — knowledge of recipes and ways of making homemade milkshakes are very useful. Moreover, to prepare this drink at home is absolutely not difficult.
Milk is a very useful product, the content of useful components is difficult to overestimate. If the child does not like milk, offer him a drink. Fans of this drink a lot and not everyone of them likes easy milk. In the preparation of the cocktail is not necessary to stick to the recipe, you can use any fruits and berries. It all depends on the taste of your household. The only condition in cooking is the freshness of the milk that is used. Milkshake is especially good in the summer heat. But fans of the
drink are not averse to eat them anytime of the year.
For preparation will need 1 liter of milk, Continue reading