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Archive for the ‘Beverage’ Category

Satisfying and rehydrating Indian Lemonade (nimbu pani or shikanji) has some secret ingredients that make it the perfect electrolyte solution. It is also good for summer cleanses and juice fasts, similar to the trendy “Master Cleanse”.

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Saffron is a delicious and healthy addition to black, green and herbal teas! Research has confirmed that saffron has anti-depressant and relaxing qualities. An extract of saffron was even featured on the Dr. Oz Show as a remedy for emotional, nervous eating!

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Saffron Extract is an easy way to get the most out of this precious and expensive spice. Since it can take from 10-15 minutes for saffron threads to infuse into hot water, making an extract beforehand is both a time-saver and helps to distribute the flavor better.

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