Peanut milk

The last couple of months I have tried to imitate all kinds of nut milk I found in the supermarket. To get a similar taste I mostly had to use twice as many nuts as were mentioned in the list of ingredient on the commercial versions. How comes? My home-brewed brazil nut milk turned out …

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Catnip against insomnia

The same way as making mint tea, you also can make catnip tea. On the internet catnip and catmint are often confused. Catnip is the left image (larger and thinner leaves) and catmint is on the right (more greyisch green). Click on them for a closer view. I guess you can make tea of both …

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Mung bean sprouts

The sprouts of mungbeans can’t survive too long in the fridge. After a couple of days they become soft and slimy. Did you ever make them yourself? It is very simple and you have them freshly available for a longer period. You only need dried mungbeans and a glass jar. Put 2 full tablespoons per …

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