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Green Tea Works Better Than Diet Pills

Proper diet and exercise and even counting calories are still the long-standing approaches to weight loss problems. But the issue seems to have reached a point where pharmaceutical products had to be developed to directly treat abnormal weight gain. Some of the more popular diet pills available today are designed to either make you less able to digest fat content in food or suppress your appetite. Fortunately there’s a natural …Read More

The Anti-ageing Properties of Green Tea (Part 2)

In Part 1, the relation between ageing and free radicals was discussed along with how the antioxidants in green tea actually serve as the anti-ageing properties of this healthy beverage. Now, more specific ways of how the beneficial substances in green tea slow down the natural wear and tear that comes with ageing will be tackled. It is the skin that logically gets most damaged by environmental factors. It is …Read More

The Anti-ageing Properties of Green Tea (Part 1)

Antioxidant is a term that’s frequently tossed around when the subject of natural and healthy types of food is brought up. It is said to be a class of compounds that provide protection against various types of illnesses. Why do oxidation processes that naturally occur in the body need to be controlled? Isn’t oxygen the one element necessary to be alive? The following article will try to look into the …Read More

Can Green Tea Help You Live Longer?

Yes it can. The reason simply is that green tea can prevent conditions associated with certain diseases. Green tea has long been publicized as a beverage exceptionally beneficial to health. This common drink is so popular that the tea, the extracts, and the plant itself Camellia sinensis has been researched quite extensively. Here are some of those positive effects and how they’ve been proven and explained by various scientific studies. …Read More

Mashed Potatoes with Green Tea leaves

Photo courtesy of elana’s pantry Ease of Preparation: Easy Preparation Time: 10 minutes Cook Time: 45 minutes Yield: 6 serving Ingredients: 2 lbs potatoes 1 head roasted garlic Olive Oil 1/2 Tbsp edible organic green tea leaves finely chopped Salt to taste Ground White Pepper to taste Heavy Whipping Cream Directions: Preheat oven to 375 degrees F. Cut off top of garlic head and place in small roasting pan, pour …Read More

Edible Organic Green Tea Pinwheel Cookies

Ease of Preparation: average Preparation Time: 30 minutes Cook Time: 10 – 12  minutes Yield: 24 cookies Photo courtesy of Emily Carlin Ingredients: White Dough:- 1 cup butter ¾ cup confectioner’s sugar ¾ tsp salt 1 large egg ¼ tsp vanilla 2 cup all purpose flour 1 ½ cup cake flour Edible Organic Green Tea Dough:- 1 cup butter 1 Tbsp edible organic green tea leaves (ground)                       ¾ cup confectioner’s …Read More

Edible Organic Green Tea Twice Baked Potatoes with Beef

Ease of Preparation: Easy Preparation Time: 20 minutes Cook Time: 50 to 60 minutes Yield: 4 servings Ingredients: 4 medium russet potatoes (washed) 8 ozs lean ground beef (90%) 2 Tbsp. edible organic green tea leaves (finely chopped) 1 tsp ground cumin 1 tsp red pepper flakes 1 tsp season salt 2 cloves garlic (mince) ¼ red onions (finely diced) 1 cup broccoli florets (finely chopped) 1 cup water ½ …Read More

Edible Organic Green Tea Chicken Curry

Ease of Preparation: Easy Preparation Time: 15 minutes Cook Time: 30 minutes Yield: 6 servings Ingredients: 1 ½ lbs skinless, boneless chicken breast (cut into 1 inch strips) 1 cups chicken broth (low fat/low sodium) 2 can (14oz) coconut milk 1 1/2 Tbsp. Edible Organic Green Tea Leaves (ground) 1 ½ Tbsp Curry Powder 1 Tbsp ginger (grated) 1 small can peas & carrots 4 sprigs green onions (sliced) Pepper …Read More

Edible Organic Green Tea Poached Pears

Ease of Preparation: Easy Preparation Time: 5 minutes Cook Time: 20 minutes each Yield: 4 servings Ingredients: 1 cup sugar 1 tsp vanilla 1 cup orange juice 4 whole cloves 1 tsp edible organic green tea leaves (finely chopped) ¼ cup orange liqueur 1 quart champagne 4 pears (peeled with stems intact) Photo courtesy of Kevin Marsh Directions: In sauce pot combine the sugar, vanilla and orange juice for about …Read More