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Carob Chocolates

13.06.2019 in Gastronomy

Carob Chocolates Ingredients ½ cup chopped almonds 6 tbsp. carob flour 3 tbsp. honey 1 tbsp. tahini 1 ½ cups milk chocolate Optional: Sprinkles, shredded coconut, ground nuts Method Combine all ingredients, except the milk chocolate, in a blender and blend until it becomes a smooth mixture. Form into the shape of small balls. Refrigerate for 45 minutes to an hour. Melt the milk chocolate in the microwave, then dip the carob balls to cover them lightly (use a skewer or toothpick in the carob ball to dip it in the chocolate). Place on a pan covered with nonstick plastic…

The unique foods of Greece and their health benefits: Honey

04.10.2018 in Gastronomy

The unique foods of Greece and their health benefits: Honey   ORIGIN AND TRAITS In the “Unique Foods of Greece” series there is a repetitive motif, a common place among most of the featured healthy products; no matter how much life has evolved, we still guard and live by the wisdom and knowledge passed down by our ancestors. From olive oil, the liquid gold, to the nutritional value of goat milk, modern-day science has come to validate what ancient civilizations believed was healthy and valuable. As 5,000-year-old ceramic jars, filled with honey, were recently found in Georgia, honey is certainly…