The choice of the Turks
First we need to choose a good Turku (this cookware also known as a cezve . srja . dalla . wine ). The diversity of the Turks is very large, but there are some conditions that distinguish good Turks and bad.
The first is the material. Turk needs to conduct heat very well and thus should not enter into chemical interaction with coffee . sugar and spices.
With this task good metals, the Turks made from aluminum, stainless steel, copper and silver . Best on the thermal conductivity of these metals are copper and silver, but because of its costs, the Turks of silver rather belong to works of art. So coffee drinkers prefer copper Turks with
internal coating of food grade tin or silver, which protects the copper from oxidation.
The second important point is the form . It should be wider at the bottom and have a narrow waist. The optimum ratio of size equal to 2-3. Bottleneck reduces the area of evaporation and thus we preserve the aroma of coffee. For cooking on the sand make more elongated 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