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
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
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!
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