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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - FOOD

    Spice market: anise seed

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 11:31pm by Susan Jung

    ... In addition to aiding digestion, aniseed is used in alternative medicine to control spasms, stimulate the appetite and relieve cough and lung problems. It's similar in flavour to star anise, ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine - FOOD

    Spice market: sage advice

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 11:31pm by Susan Jung

    ... and it's a popular seasoning for sausages. Sage has been used for its medicinal values for centuries. It's said to have antiseptic qualities, to help with mental and memory problems, alleviate ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - FOOD

    Spice market: vervain

    Posted Jul 19th 2014, 10:52pm by Susan Jung

    ... flavour. The medicinal properties attributed to vervain include increased milk flow in lactating women, a calming effect on nerves and inflammation reduction in swollen joints. Vervain tisane ...

  4. News - China Insider - FOOD

    No more cheap breakfasts? Street food hawkers banned from Beijing's Haidian district

    Posted Jul 17th 2014, 04:30pm by Nectar Gan

    ... As an alternative to the carts, however, the government said it would launch a new “Breakfast Project” which includes building new breakfast-oriented restaurant chains, and encouraging government agencies ... breakfast while waiting for buses on the way to work. There are worries that the government’s alternative food establishments would be out of reach for Haidian District’s lower-income families. ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - FOOD

    Spice market: mace

    Posted Apr 26th 2014, 11:07pm by Susan Jung

    ... the flavour and fragrance will fade over time. Mace is used in alternative medicine, to treat digestive disorders, insomnia and anxiety. Like nutmeg, mace goes well in milk-based dishes. ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - FOOD

    Q&A: Lisa and Helen Tse

    Posted Jun 14th 2014, 11:58pm by Vanessa Yung

    ... The latest one is a gluten- and dairy-free cookbook; all the recipes of our family favourites are tailored for people who can't ingest gluten, with lists of alternative ingredients. We have ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine - FOOD

    The spice is right: Gingerbread recipes

    Posted Jun 14th 2014, 11:58pm by Susan Jung

    ... and a thin smear of jam or marmalade. As an alternative to loaves, I sometimes scoop the dough into mini muffin moulds and just before baking, add a small dollop of jam or marmalade and press it down ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - FOOD

    Truc: ice age

    Posted May 31st 2014, 11:58pm by Susan Jung

    ... of this type is that it’s convenient and you can make batch after batch of ice cream, without waiting in between. The disadvantage? It’s expensive. Alternatives to these basic machines are either hi- ... degrees). For a lo-tech alternative, you can put the chilled ice-cream base in a metal container with a tight-fitting lid. You then put the container in a large bag filled with ice and salt, seal ...

  9. Lifestyle - Health - FOOD

    Shorts: strawberries

    Posted Aug 14th 2012, 12:00am by JEANETTE WANG

    ... in the oesophagus; it may be an alternative or work together with other chemoprotective drugs for the prevention of oesophageal cancer.   ...

  10. News - World - FOOD

    World Bank and UN push the potential of jackfruit as food staple

    Posted Apr 24th 2014, 09:54pm by GDN

    ... however, with a growing number of researchers looking for alternatives. Next month, Reddy's university will host an international conference on jackfruit. She said the Indian government had ...




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