Hi MYEC friends, in this very cold winter, all of us prefer hot sweet or drinks to warm our bodies. According to every nation and culture, there are a lot of kinds of hot sweet. Let's share them with each other. You don't have to make it if it's no time, just search about its photo from the net and post it here in photo gallery with descriptions.
The required descriptions:
1- Its name.
2- Simple ingredients.
3- If there is any occasion to serve it.
4- It's main benefits.
My hot sweet:
It is Caraway or Carawya ( in Arabic ) referring to its main ingredient . It is made in home as it's very simple to prepare. It's a kind of spices like cinnamon. We use it in our sweet as milled or as a powder.
It's ingredients: powder Caraway - milled rice- water - sugar.
For embellishment: rasped coconut - hazelnut – walnut - pistachio – pine - cashew.
1- It's very healthy beside it's influence in warming our bodies in cold weather due to its spicy effect.
2- caraway seed is the chief spice features in savory dishes.
3- It has many health benefiting nutrients, minerals (iron, copper, calcium, potassium, manganese, selenium, zinc and magnesium), vitamins (Vitamin A, vitamin E, vitamin C as well as many B-complex vitamins) and anti-oxidants.
4- It contains several health benefiting essential oils.
5- It has a powerful role by removing harmful free radicals from the body thus protects from cancers, infection, aging and degenerative neurological diseases.
6- Its water is sometimes used in treating flatulence and indigestion in traditional medicines.
The most popular occasion to serve in childbirth parties ( just who birth baby in winter season ).
Notice: Its seeds can be stored in cool, dry, dark place in air sealed containers for many months and can be milled using hand mill whenever required. Ground and powdered caraway should be stored in the refrigerator in airtight containers and should be used as early as possible since it loses its flavor rather quickly.