Benefits Of: CUCHINITO, EXPLODING CUCUMBER
Cucurbitaceae (Cucumber family) Description. Annual, herbaceous, 2-4 m (6-13 ft) tall, climbing with tendrils. Alternate, deeply lobed leaves 15-20 cm (6-8 in) long and 10-15 cm (4-6 in) wide. Small, yellow flowers monoecious. Male flowers in small racemes and female flowers solitary in axils of leaves. Light green fruits... Read more
Benefits Of: CASHEW APPLE

Benefits Of: CASHEW APPLE

Recipes September 27, 2018 0

Anacardiaceae (Cashew family) The cashew apple is botanically a pseudofruit in a complex process, is commonly sold as a snack after being roasted and salted. Seed kernels are also sold sugared or covered with chocolate. The nuts are used whole or ground in Indian cuisine. They are often made... Read more
Benefits Of: ANDEAN AMARANTH KIWICHA
Amaranthaceae (Amaranth family) They are also rich in vitamins and dietary minerals like iron, magnesium, copper, phosphorus, and manganese. Some scientists consider amaranth the crop of the future. Besides being highly nutritive, it is easy to grow, can withstand droughts, produces a large quantity of seeds, and requires very... Read more
HOW TO POP A CHAMPAGNE CORK
Provided the bottle has not fallen over or been shaken up, this technique should ensure that you can crack it open in style without spilling a drop (but have a cloth handy, just in case!). With your champagne flutes at the ready, unpick a little of the foil around... Read more
HOW TO CHOOSE WINE

HOW TO CHOOSE WINE

Recipes September 18, 2018 0

• Shop at a wine store where advice is readily available. Helpful, knowledgeable sales staff combined with shelf-talkers to give guidance are good starting points. Some shops will also let you taste certain wines for free; others encourage you to buy a selection of sample glasses of fine wines... Read more