Cocoa is not only aromatic and pleasant taste, it is also very useful. It contained the alkaloid theobromine has a tonic effect, but softer than the other well — known alkaloid, caffeine, and so cocoa can be recommended to those who, for whatever reason, coffee is contraindicated. Theobromine has little effect on the nervous system and on the cardiovascular and respiratory systems. So cocoa is very useful in diseases such as asthma. It is also believed
that all cocoa products protect teeth from the harmful effects of sugar.
Modern scientists have discovered that the drink cocoa normalizes the level of cholesterol in the body, supports the normal function of blood, helps to heal wounds. According to the observations of doctors, a Cup of hot cocoa useful in angina and migraines.
American researchers have found an interesting fact: despite the fact that cocoa is more nutritious than tea or coffee, it does not lead to obesity. The fact that even a small portion of cocoa causes a feeling of fullness, therefore, Continue reading
About how tasty and attractive ice cream in the heat, and not worth telling. And here about how to prepare at home the “summer” this kind of icy treats – sorbet, – we can talk.
It will require pounds ripe, but not blackened bananas, 400 g lemons (peel and seeds), 200 grams of oranges (the same manipulation), 130 g of sugar and a glass of Apple juice. Fruit-citrus ingredients are crushed in a
blender, mixed with cold juice and sugar. Sorbet is frozen for 6 hours, with two or three shuffle during freezing. When serving, you can garnish with citrus zest.
For it will need red watermelon sugar. It is
400 g) grind in a blender, mix with warm syrup 20 g of honey, 60 g of sugar and 100 ml of water. Pour a spoonful of lemon juice, 20 ml of wine and 60 – dry white wine. Before you pour the sorbet in molds and freeze, Continue reading
Many people love chocolate, however, try to avoid it because they consider it an unhealthy food. But while many chocolate products are really very high in calories and not good for health, rather, it is due to the presence of large amounts of sugar, and not by the presence of cocoa. Actually, cocoa powder — based chocolate – has a high nutritional value and can bring tangible benefits to health. And unsurpassed taste of chocolate will instantly
improve your mood and health.
Cocoa powder is made from cocoa beans — the fruit of the cacao tree that grows in many tropical countries. The beans are processed into cocoa butter and the remaining “cake” dried and ground — here it is, a fine unsweetened cocoa powder. There are two types of unsweetened powder: natural and Dutch-processed).
Natural cocoa powder, the taste Continue reading