Useful and medicinal properties of willow-herb, harvesting, fermentation and contraindications
About the plant Ivan tea
Fireweed (epilobium, Koporye tea) is a drink very pleasant to the taste and color, has a powerful healing effect!
Know about it more in Russia who used an infusion of willow tea as a drink and a cure for various ailments. This ordinary-looking grass on the therapeutic effects and healing properties, given the unique chemical content, surpasses even seaweed.
Drinking fireweed after sunset, you give your body a chance to prepare for recovery, on a soft, calm palpitations, reduce blood pressure and normalization of the General condition of health. This state of the night “suspended animation” – a real opportunity to extend or increase the active periods of life not less than one-quarter of its cycle on average. Continue reading
Hot chocolate with a “cap” of a marshmallow
2 tsp cornstarch; 4 cups milk; 200 g dark chocolate; 4 tsp honey; 1 tsp vanilla extract; 1 pinch salt; whipped cream (to taste); marshmallow (to taste).
1. In a small bowl, mix the starch and 0.5 cups of milk.
2. In a skillet over medium heat, heat the remaining milk, but do not let it to boil.
3. Removing the milk from the heat, add the chopped chocolate, honey, vanilla and salt.
4. Mix well until smooth and add the starch.
5. Bring to a boil over medium heat, and after removing from the fire, cool a little (chocolate should thicken slightly when cooled).
6. Pour into cups, garnish with whipped cream and marshmallows.
Warm Apple cider with spices
10 apples; chopped zest of 1 orange; 3 cinnamon sticks; 1/2 tsp cloves; 1 nutmeg; 1/2 tsp. fresh ginger; 1 lemon; 1.5 cups of water.
80 ml of organic coffee; 40 ml whiskey; 30 g cream; 1 tablespoon of sugar.
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Ginger came to us from the Eastern countries. It has healing properties. By studying the beneficial properties of this wonderful root, many doctors, in ancient times,
added it to almost all culinary dishes from entrees to desserts.
Rhizomes have useful properties. It contains many vitamins (C, A, 2 . 1 . Niacin), minerals (magnesium, calcium, sodium, phosphorus, zinc, potassium, iron) and essential amino acids.
It can be drunk as a tea, add to salads who want to lose weight
Tibetan monks claimed that this “horned root” is a hot product, invigorate, refresh and warm, and stimulate the body’s circulation, remove toxins and speed up metabolism.
Experts in traditional medicine claim that ginger tea effective for weight loss. with essential oils that are contained in the root, and active substances that enhance Continue reading