White tea (Bica) – a delightful and unusual. Its clean taste is filled with light, barely perceptible floral, honey and fruity notes. The aftertaste doesn’t appear immediately, but you will feel the tea unfold in a new way, by passing you my energy purity and freshness. To appreciate the richness and beauty of white tea is unlikely to succeed at first: but when you “grow” before this drink, you will fall in love with it forever.
The process of growing and harvesting white tea
White tea is grown only in a few provinces of China: it is collected from certain bushes – Zhenghe Da Baicha and Fuding Da Baicha. The exclusivity of this drink lies in the fact that it is brewed using the youngest, barely appeared from the buds of green tea leaves and buds, covered with a whitish fluffy hair. When brewing Chinese white Continue reading
Black tea is considered the most popular beverage in the country. Unlike the founders of the tea ceremony – Chinese people – Slavs are less fastidious in the choice and all other species prefer the classic black tea. And no wonder! Because this kind of drink invigorates, energizes and has unique healing properties.
Black tea is a storehouse of vitamins and antioxidants
All types of tea are products made on the basis of the same plant called Camellia sinensis (camellia sinensis). The variety of types of this drink is due to the different processing technology of the source material. A
certain procedure of drying plants awakens in the leaves of certain quality. As for black tea, it is produced in the leaves undergo a long fermentation. This process lasts about a month, and at each stage, the mass acquires a deeper color and flavor. Oxidized leaves, according to the technology, up to 80 %, and then sharply dried under a stream of hot air. The resulting properties are preserved inside of tea, Continue reading
Cocoa is rich in vitamin-mineral composition: it contains vitamin A and E, b vitamins, calcium, potassium, iron, phosphorus, magnesium, zinc, etc. About 10-15% cocoa powder is fat, but they are polyunsaturated, so this drink does not increase the concentration of cholesterol in the blood. But only on the condition that for the preparation of cocoa has been used water or skim milk.
In cocoa little caffeine, so it can be drunk by people who are contraindicated for coffee. While cocoa has toning properties due to the part of its membership theophylline, which stimulates the nervous system and dilates blood vessels, and theobromine, which helps to concentrate. The
chemicals act on the body much milder than caffeine.
Very valuable components included in cocoa, are phenylethylamine and tryptophan. These substances improve mood and provide a mild antidepressant effect. In addition to this, cocoa contains the melanin that protects the skin from ultraviolet radiation, and powerful antioxidants – flavonoids, improves Continue reading