month : 04/2015 9 results

Pea protein

It was from the peas that G. Mendel began long and thorough studies of hybridization and transmission of characters, then formulating the known laws of genetics, still accepted and completely accredited by the world of science.  The importance of peas is not limited to genetics: these legumes have ...

Strawberry the fruit of love

 Today your advisors  of Mediterranean Diet present you... Strawberry the fruit of Love "The strawberry grows underneath the nettle And wholesome berries thrive and ripen best Neighbour'd by fruit of baser quality." (W. Shakespeare, Henry V) HISTORICAL FACTS of "Strawberry the fruit of ...

Menu of Easter region by region

Mediterranean Diet today presents  the EASTER. The important day is coming, it is time to devote our attention to the  lunch waiting Italian people, from  Val d'Aosta to Sicily: region by region easy recipes for Easter lunch. And if, obviously, you cannot achieve them all, you can at least ...

How to cook artichokes

Today your advisors  of Mediterranean Diet present you the best way to cook the artichokes: " Artichokes alla Giudia" We think that the best way to cook artichokes is to cook them in the same way that most restaurants in Rome cook. We don't speak about stuffed artichokes but deep fried ...

Fig Recipes

Today Mediterranean Diet present you some information about the healthy properties of figs and two fig recipes. PROPERTIES The fig plant (Ficus carica is its scientific name)  belonging to the family Moraceae, has ancient origins  – in the middle east; the plant can reach the ‘height of ...

Easy rice recipe

Today your advisors s of Mediterranean Diet present you an easy rice recipe Risotto all'isolana Recipe Type: Rice Cuisine: Veneto Author: Meddiet Prep time: 15 mins Cook time: 20 mins Total time: 35 mins Ingredients For 4 people 320 g Vialone Nano 7 dl meat broth (well ...

The use of the hop

Today your advisors  of Mediterranean Diet present you some invaluable  advice on the use of the hop. The history of hop The Sumerians and the CHINESE MEDICINE knew the therapeutic properties of the hops. They used it as a digestive remedy and for the treatment of leprosy, tuberculosis, ...

Dandelion Benefits

We all know dandelion... how many times have we walked in the meadows and have we taken this flower blowing it in the face of a friend, but few knows the dandelion benefits. His name DANDELION (Taraxacum officinale) comes from the greek "remedy," "healing" and is a native of Eurasia and is one of ...

Vegan millet croquettes

Today your advisors of vegetarian diet present you: Vegan millet croquettes For those who wonder how croquettes can be made avoiding potatoes and eggs. Besides, a smart recipe to use leftover vegetables in an original way that will tease children as well. Though not very common in the Italian ...