July – a time when cottages in Central Russia already ripe cucumbers. Salads, and a crunch of fresh cucumber – this is certainly good. But the most important task of cucumbers is very different – they just have to be salted.
What kind of cucumbers to choose?
Small, firm, thin-skinned, nubbly. In the suburbs one of the best varieties – Nijinsky. Of course, they should not be yellow and bitter. To try definitely.
Best suited for malooley cucumbers, freshly picked from the garden. So if it’s not the giving, it is better to buy vegetables for the city.
Important! For salted, in contrast to salt, you need to take about the same cucumbers, then they are evenly salted. When we sealevel cucumbers for the winter, this is not so important, because they are long in the brine.
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The freezer can be filled not only meat, fish and berries. There are many foods that can be frozen without losing flavor. Frozen foods will quietly wait for your turn, and you don’t have to throw it away or quickly finish them, to not spoil. Here are 20 foods that you can freeze and how to do it.
You can freeze a big chunk of cheese, and after thawing it will not crumble. If before freezing you prefer to slice the cheese, add to the container a teaspoon of corn starch or flour to during defrosting, the slices do not stick together.
If you like to add to dishes of grated cheese, you can buy a big piece of Parmesan cheese, chop it in a food processor and put in the freezer in a special freezer bags. It can be stored in the freezer for several months, and during cooking it will be enough to open a container or bag for freezing and to get a couple of teaspoons of cheese. Continue reading
Dear readers, have you ever drank ginger tea? By itself, the ginger root has many beneficial properties for health in its natural form. You can consume ginger tea every day to get all the nutrients present in fresh ginger.
Try to experiment, drink ginger tea with other herbs. You will receive the maximum benefit for your health.
Ginger is a light brown root with a distinctive taste which makes it a
much-coveted herb due to high levels of Vitamin C, magnesium and other minerals.
After steeping ginger in your tea, you can add peppermint, honey or lemon to mask the taste of ginger (who doesn’t really like). Useful properties of ginger tea, is also used for the treatment of diseases. And the ginger is found in some medicines.
Ginger tea properties and use
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