Hominy (corn grits, porridge)

Hominy (corn grits, porridge)

Hominy More long been considered a food, bread substitutes.Before corn has not yet appeared in the Danubian principalities, polenta was made from millet.But corn was fairly widespread due to the fact that not subject to a tribute to the Turks.Co...

Dock

Dock

Sorrel is a perennial herb belongs to the family Polygonaceae.Small flowers are collected in his narrow panicle at the top of the plant, and the fruits are three-sided dark brown nuts.The lower leaves of sorrel are ovate-oblong, somewhat fleshy,...

Sugar apple (Annona scaly)

Sugar apple (Annona scaly)

Custard Apple or "sugar apple" (lat. Annona squamosa) - a deciduous fruit tree annonaceae family (Annonaceae).Thai name - Noi Na (noinah).In India it is called sharifa, China - fan-li-chi, ati - in Brazil.In Russia, the fruit is known as the "An...

Barley grits

Barley grits

Barley grits - is crushed barley.Those who do not know, from what makes barley groats - will now be "aware" of the case.Krupa after crushing depending on the size is assigned a certain number (№1, №2, №3).Barley cereal differs from the other cer...

Lingonberry

Lingonberry

Lingonberry is a small shrub heather family and is similar to cranberries.Stem she branched and elongated leaves, leathery, glossy.The flowers are small, white and pink. This plant is long-lived, the rhizome may be more than 5 years under the g...

Woodbine

Woodbine

Honeysuckle (in English. Honeysuckles) belongs to the genus of climbing, erect or creeping shrubs honeysuckle family.Its flowers are white, blue, pink or yellowish color.Depending on the variety of its fruits are sweet, sour-sweet taste with a s...

Or Yuzu Yuzu - Japanese lemon

Or Yuzu Yuzu - Japanese lemon

Hughes (Yuzu) is a hybrid ichangskoy papedy and tangerine.This fruit is known from the time of Confucius.Homeland yuzu (yuzu) - China.It is known that the popularity came to him in the 7-8 centuries, when he came to Japan because of the Buddhist...

Dried bananas - what useful?

Dried bananas - what useful?

us so fond of bananas and especially delicious delicacy - dried bananas, which are often called "banana figs» (banana figs). How to make dried bananas at home? prepare them easy, especially since there is not necessary to use any preservativ...

Estragon (tarragon-grass)

Estragon (tarragon-grass)

Tarragon is a plant of the genus Artemisia.In another way it is called tarragon, stragon, dragoons grass.Due to its taste qualities it is widely used in cooking.Homeland tarragon - East Siberia and Mongolia. bush grows up to 1 m leaves are dark...

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