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White tea benefits and harms

Have a white tea a large number of useful properties. This made him so popular in traditional Chinese medicine several centuries ago. In the rest of the world this kind of tea came not so long ago, but that didn’t stop him immediately gained popularity among connoisseurs. Many people like not only a thin, lightweight, almost transparent aroma of the infusion. For most important beneficial effects.

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Antioxidants

Antioxidants are special molecules that protect cells from damage by free radicals resulting from the decomposition of substances. Free radicals damage DNA, trigger and exacerbate the aging process. Antioxidants neutralize them, providing us with a long and healthy life, reducing the risk of development of oncological diseases, pathologies of the cardiovascular system. chronic inflammations.

Since white tea is almost not processed after collection, the number of beneficial antioxidants in it is much higher than even the popular green tea.

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The drink of the gods

But did you know that if not for the resourcefulness of the British, then the whole world would never know what chocolate bars and would have continued to enjoy a drink in its almost original form? In 1846 Joseph fry was cast the world’s first chocolate bar, and that was the beginning of sunset divine drink. And today, few can boast of having had hot chocolate. Drink packets do not count! Talking about this drink of the gods.

He actually was considered so – the Olmecs, Maya and Aztecs cooked with strange notions of modern man is sacred beverage, drink which could only be elected. Cooked it so: cocoa beans were overcooked, was ground and mixed with cold water, adding chili pepper. Was truly atomic blend, this drink is not for everyone! The chocolate in his usual form became popular after the Europeans “slightly” perfected the recipe: hot pepper was replaced by sugar, and the drink began to warm up for better solubility of the ingredients. Continue reading

7 warming drinks for the whole family

What could be nicer, after a long winter walks with wet mittens, the snow boots with a Cup of something hot, sweet and incredibly delicious. Perhaps, in any country in the cold autumn and winter there is a tradition of warming

drinks, and each of them has its own special flavor. And the best part is that most of these drinks you can prepare at home, and from this they will, of course, only tastier!

1. Sbiten

My small collection I would like to start this off the traditional Russian and old, but somehow forgotten, beverage. For the first time the drink is mentioned in the Slavic annals than a thousand years old! It would seem that the drink is extremely easy to prepare – it consists of only honey, water and herbs. However to find the right proportions and the right combination of spices is not so easy, Continue reading

Hot Shokolad
One cannot ignore this drink, like hot chocolate. It is not attributed to coffee, but many coffee shops, this drink is very popular. And really, hot chocolate has an unforgettable…

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The original method of preparation from the experts Cantata
A classic recipe for hot chocolate The discoverers drink from cocoa beans are considered the Indians of Central America, a classic recipe for hot chocolate also belongs to them and…

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Cocoa drink for weight loss
About the benefits of cocoa known by the American Indians long before Columbus. From the fruit of the cocoa made the drink chocolatl, which means "bitter water". The Indians cocoa…

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