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Iced tea with fruit: an original non-alcoholic drink

Ingredients Here are the ingredients needed to make fruit iced tea for 4 people: 1 liter of water 2 or 3 English breakfast black tea bags 2 teaspoons of agave syrup 1 small can of pineapple chunks in juice 1 small bowl of frozen cherries 1 small bowl of frozen mango pieces Preparation o ...

03
Aug
2022

The lychee: 5 unusual things to know about this fruit

1- It is also called Chinese cherry The litchi, with a delicately floral flavor reminiscent of roses and muscat grapes, is a fruit native to China. It has been cultivated in that country for over 4,000 years, but has long remained a well-kept secret. View this post on Instagram ...

09
Feb
2022

The physalis: 5 surprising things to know about this fruit

1- It is native to the Andes Because it looks like a miniature citrus fruit and has the appearance of a Japanese lantern, we sometimes imagine that the physalis is a fruit native to Asia. But it isn't. This small fruit, also called Peruvian cockroach, is produced by a plant native to the Andes: ...

21
Dec
2021

Fruit quinoa: a fresh dessert

Ingredients Here are the ingredients needed to make fruit quinoa for 4 people: 200 g cooked and cooled quinoa 2 white peaches 250 g strawberries 4 vanilla dessert creams a small bunch of mint Preparation This fruit quinoa recipe is perfect for using up leftover cold quinoa. If you don ...

17
June
2022

Nutrition: 5 benefits of melon

1- It is rich in water A fruit vegetable from the Cucurbitaceae family, the melon ripens exactly at the time of year when we need it most. In fact, melons are among the most water-rich fruits. A quarter of this fruit provides about 14 centiliters of water, the equivalent of a small glass. It ...

05
July
2022

The nutmeg tree: the tree that gives the nutmeg

tree The muscadier is a tree in the Myristicaceae family. Its botanical name is Myristica fragrans. This aromatic evergreen tree is grown for its fruit yielding nutmeg. It can reach a dozen meters in height. It has smooth leaves of a beautiful shiny green and produces small, fragrant yellow f ...

24
Apr
2015

Ecology: plastic packaging will gradually disappear from the fruit and vegetable section

solescence - fighting against waste and for solidarity-based reuse - better informing consumers The ban on plastic overpackaging of fresh fruit and vegetables that we are going to present to you in more detail is of course part of the first axis, the one aiming to end single-use plastic ...

11
Oct
2021

Almond and red fruit clafoutis: a light recipe

Ingredients Here are the ingredients to make an almond red fruit clafoutis for 4 people: 450 g red fruits, fresh or frozen 50 g brown sugar 3 eggs 40 g flour 20 cl almond cream 15 cl almond milk 10 g margarine (plus a knob of margarine for the mould) 1 sachet of vanilla sugar Preparat ...

17
Nov
2021

The almond tart with red fruits : a greedy recipe

Ingredients Here are the ingredients needed to make a red fruit almond tart for 6 people: 450 g of frozen red fruits a roll of shortcrust pastry 100 g almond powder 100 g sugar a pinch of cinnamon 2 eggs 8 cl of vegetable almond cream To note: the almond cream used to garnish amandine t ...

24
Sep
2021

Original ice cream bowl: 3 easy recipes

1- The healthy fruit sorbet cup After a barbecue or a slightly heavy summer meal, the first original ice cream cup you can offer your guests is a healthy version made with sorbet and fresh fruit. To compose this ice cream sundae, we advise you to make two scoops of sorbet with contrasting colors ...

19
Aug
2022

5 health benefits of plums

1- They are low in calories Despite their good fruity and sweet taste, queen plums, quetsches and mirabelles are low-calorie fruits. This is the first of 5 health benefits of plums. One plum provides between 75 and 100 calories, so you can eat several for dessert or a snack without having to wor ...

26
Sep
2022

The vanilla tree, the plant that produces vanilla

What is vanilla? The vanilla bean used in cooking is the fruit of the vanilla orchid or vanilla tree. Before it can be used as a spice, this fruit, similar to a large green bean, undergoes several treatments: it is scalded, steamed, dried in the sun and then stored in crates protected from air a ...

15
Sep
2010

Lemon Festival in Menton: behind the scenes

Gardens department decorates with both oranges and lemons. In total, 500,000 rubber bands will have been needed and approximately 145 tons of citrus fruits participate in the festival. The Lemon Festival is on the agenda of 6,000 international tourism professionals. Models before citrus The event ...

04
Mar
2011

Pastry: 5 tips to lighten cakes

e recipe contains 100 g of butter you can put in 100 g of applesauce or 50 g of applesauce and 50 g of butter. Unless you want to add a particular fruity flavor to your cake, we recommend using applesauce (not banana sauce, for example). Applesauce has a very neutral taste that allows it to be ...

20
Jan
2022

The Meyer lemon: a citrus fruit to discover

1- It is a false botanical friend The Meyer lemon or Citrus meyeri is not really a lemon. This citrus fruit, native to China, has a complex genealogy. We had to wait until 2014 to find out its exact genetic origin: it is the result of a cross between a citron and a hybrid of mandarin and pomelo. ...

23
Feb
2022

The camerisier or edible honeysuckle: an amazing shrub

A fruit bush native to Siberia Have you ever heard of the camberberry? This small fruiting shrub, whose botanical name is Lonicera caerulea var. Kamtschatica, has many vernacular names. It is nicknamed edible honeysuckle, may berry, blue honeysuckle or Siberian huckleberry. The latter name is a ...

27
Apr
2022

Melon soup with lavender: a very easy recipe

to small cubes in a shallow dish. Copyright: Audrey Vautherot To note: if you have a melon baller, feel free to use it to hollow out your fruit and make even more aesthetically pleasing melon balls. 3- Bring the water to a boil in a saucepan. 4- When it's simmering, add the dried l ...

12
Aug
2022

Gluten-free quetsch tart: a gourmet recipe

gether in pasta when baking for gluten intolerant people. You can also use the recipe for gluten free shortcrust pastry below to prepare all kinds of fruit tarts. Preparation of the gluten-free shortbread dough To make this gluten-free peach pie, we start by making a shortbread dough with rice a ...

21
Sep
2022

The Carob tree: the tree with small horns

s an Arabic term {{what|al-kharroube (ahkhabou)). Its Latin name, Ceratonia comes from the Greek Keratia meaning "little horn" after the shape of its fruits, carobs. A reference to the carob tree can be found in the Bible: Carobs (sometimes translated carobs or pods) are mentioned in the Gospel acco ...

20
Apr
2012

Health: 10 tips to regain energy

k an orange juice every morning In theory, it's a good idea to drink freshly squeezed orange juice every morning to boost your energy levels, as this fruit is rich in vitamin C. With an average of 150mg of vitamin C per 2 fruits, your morning juice should suffice your daily needs. Note, howeve ...

08
Jan
2018