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07 - jun - 10

Here are two short recipes you definitely would love to try once specially in this hot summer.

 STRAWBERRIES IN WINE

1 pound strawberries

1 cup red wine

1 teaspoon low-calorie sweetener

 

Prepare well-ripened strawberries-remove the stems, wash, dry.Mix the sweetener with the wine.Pour it over the strawberries.Moisten them several times before putting them in the refrigerator.Chill for at least an hour before serving,serves 4.

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ICED MELON

4 small ripe cantaloupes or rockmelon

1 cup Port

Cut off the tops near to the stem,and put them aside.Carefully remove the seeds with a spoon.If the melon does not stand up well,slice away the bottom just a little to give the melon more stability.

Pour 2 ounces of Port into each melon.Replace the the tops.Put in the refrigerator for several hours.Serve well chilled.Serves 4 .




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Cakha
Cakha
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Nandoe
Nandoe
i'm currently in a dimelma very similar to yours i'm trying to eat healthily and ditch bad habits . Here's my worst problem: bread, rice & pasta. They're my favourite foods and very hard to give them up. Our mediterranean diet includes LOTS of them, so it's twice hard to give them up since i've grown up living on them! Here's what i've been suggested, hope you may find them a bit useful!!There's always brown option to bread & rice they're not converted to pure starch in the stomach & they keep you fuller for longer. If you don't like the taste of brown bread, wholemeal bread is also a good option i've heard (same great taste of the white bread but still good for ya!!) I saw pasta that is made out of rice the other day at the supermarket that could also be a great pasta replacement (i believe the brand is Dr.Scotti which is italian) a bit on the expensive side though x_x; i also need to get my mom into these things she's the one that does the cooking around the house heheheRice cakes are good they taste just like yummy popcorn! & i agree with you about the fork thing! xD http://kuydrrrfol.com [url=http://wtwnoujcy.com]wtwnoujcy[/url] [link=http://lwssyxmab.com]lwssyxmab[/link]
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