Ginger root has extensive beneficial properties
In Asian cultures, ginger root has been used medicinally and as a spice for over 2000 years. Important active components of ginger are volatile oils and pungent phenol compounds such as gingerol and shogaol. They are responsible for its special taste and aroma and gives him extensive beneficial properties . In alternative medicine ginger root is used to treat digestive disorders, arthritis, heart disease. Market ginger presented in a fresh, hammer, marinated and crystallized forms, and in the form of oil and in the form of beverages such as ginger ale, beer and tea.
Useful properties of ginger root
Ginger is effective in the treatment of disorders of the stomach, it eliminates bloating and stomach cramps, diarrhea. The main ingredients in ginger root, help to neutralize gastric acid, stimulate Continue reading
Chocolate glaze: recipe
Simple chocolate glaze
The simplest glaze is done on the basis of sugar and water with cocoa.
Cocoa powder (2 tablespoons)
Sugar (half Cup)
Water (3 tablespoons)
Mix sugar with cocoa powder and add water. Stir well and set on fire. On a slow (very slow) heat cook the glaze, stirring constantly. First dissolve the sugar, then begin to bubble syrup. After the appearance of bubbles boil the glaze for another minute and remove from heat. Give much glaze to cool and thicken: hot is too liquid, completely cooled will Sacharissa and harden.
For a child’s cake or custard cakes in the still warm chocolate icing, you can add a bit of butter and whip it with a mixer. So the taste of the glaze will become softer.
Chocolate sour cream frosting
The most common recipe for homemade chocolate Continue reading
Perhaps every gardener wants to try to cook a hot summer day, and ripened in the country, fruits and berries are not familiar compotes, and any original refreshing summer drink . But where to “spy” a prescription for something new that can not only quench thirst, but also tastes good? Can calm down, the necessary information for you to search, most likely, don’t have to! We suggest you to try to make their own berry and fruit drinks, which are annually prepare at the cottage . Hope you also will be thrilled
Summer drinks – cooking recipes
Suggest you try the strawberry lemonade, smoothies gooseberry, cherry sbiten and a cocktail of plum and black currant. And of course, cook «the hit of the season» summer compote of all that is ripe and mineral water. From the familiar and favorite berries you will get a perfect refreshing drink for a hot summer day at the cottage. Continue reading