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 includes cocoa powder, vanilla, red pepper, cinnamon and cloves.
From spices and alcohol to the honey and sugar
Chocolate is truly the food of gods! Its use began long ago, three thousand years ago, and then drank it, but solid chocolate learned to cook only in the 19th century. The discoverers drink from cocoa beans are considered the Indians of Central America, a classic recipe for hot chocolate also belongs to them and includes cocoa powder, vanilla, red pepper, cinnamon and cloves.
All the ingredients were mixed with cold water, and often with alcohol. The drink was bitter and spicy, and drank it, mainly men. The idea to make a hot drink and add the milk belongs Continue reading
Mexicans were the first to cook a chocolate drink with the addition of hot peppers, dessert used as a medicine to increase male power. Moreover, the drink was served cold, and it had a spicy taste. But the true recipe for delicious hot chocolate with chili added velvet distinctive taste, but not bitter!
For the preparation of “Chile” chocolate you need
– 300 ml of milk
– half a vanilla pod,
– 1 fresh chili pepper and cinnamon sticks,
– 45 gr. dark chocolate.
Chile wash, cut along the length of the pepper, remove the “tail” and seeds. Cinnamon crush, if there are no sticks, you can replace this spice cinnamon in powder form. The vanilla pod cut in length, but if not, you can take a plain vanilla, but remember that the flavor will not be as spicy. Continue reading
The usual coffee and black tea quietly relinquishing its dominant position. Gradually gaining more popularity is the green tea. Black tea with various additives – more flavorful, however, can not boast an abundance of useful properties. The benefits and harms of green tea – the question that is often raised by the lovers of tea drinks.
Useful properties of green tea
Japanese experts in the study of cancer ten long years have conducted various studies. The experiment involved 9 thousand people. As a result of such a big event it was found that the lifespan of those who drank green
tea daily and in about 8 cups, were on average 5-7 years longer than those who drank the drink very infrequently and slowly.
These data once again confirmed the truth in the words of those scientists who claim that green tea can slow the growth of cancerous tumors. In addition, this drink helps to preserve the elasticity of blood vessels, as well as weight loss and high blood pressure. Found Continue reading